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Central Football Takes a Loss to Baylor in Week Four

CENTRAL FOOTBALL TAKES A LOSS TO BAYLOR IN WEEK FOUR -- Junior Michael Watson fights through the Raiders' defense to push the ball forward.

Karleigh Schwarzl, Sports Editor

September 18, 2020

On Friday, September 11, the Pounders made their way to the Red Raider Stadium, where they would play Baylor in week four of Friday night lights. This was the first game of the season for Baylor, which meant Central came into the game having studied Baylor's film from the previous season. Although, the...

Central Volleyball is Triumphant Over East Ridge

CENTRAL VOLLEYBALL IS TRIUMPHANT OVER EAST RIDGE -- Senior Addy Wellington at the net during the Lady Pounders' game against East Ridge.

Luke Keown, Staff Writer

September 18, 2020

In past years, the Central volleyball team has struggled in the second half of the season. The 2020 Lady Pounders were looking to change that in this week's games against Red Bank, East Ridge, and East Hamilton. On Monday, Central began their fifth week of competition on the road against the Red Bank...

Central Volleyball Victorious Over District Opponent- The Howard School

CENTRAL VOLLEYBALL VICTORIOUS OVER DISTRICT OPPONENT THE HOWARD SCHOOL -- Senior Kamren Hammonds spiking in the match against Red Bank.

Luke Keown, Staff Writer

September 14, 2020

The Lady Pounders are approaching the half-way point of the season. They were looking to add to the win column during this two-game week. Central looked to score another district victory in their game with the Howard School and to avenge their earlier season loss against Bradley Central. On Tuesday...

The Central Football Team’s Hard Work Pays Off With a Win Against Sequoyah

THE CENTRAL FOOTBALL TEAM'S HARD WORK PAYS OFF GETTING A WIN FOR THE POUNDERS -- Wide Receiver Tyi Mosely runs the ball down the field for a touchdown, which was later called back.

Karleigh Schwarzl, Sports Editor

September 11, 2020

Over the past couple of weeks, the Central High football team has executed the defense well, holding the team all the way to fourth down on most defensive plays. The Pounders are a second half team, meaning the team plays their best in the second half. This reigned true for the Pounders that Friday night....

The Lady Pounders Come Out on Top Against Lookout Valley

THE LADY POUNDERS VOLLEYBALL TEAM COMES OUT ON TOP AGAINST LOOKOUT VALLEY -- Coach Ware discussing strategy with team during timeout.

Luke Keown, Staff Writer

September 8, 2020

The determined Lady Pounders team faced off against Red Bank, Lookout Valley, and Hixson in their third week of regular season play. Central kicked off the week at home on Monday, August 31, against the Red Bank Lady Lions. The ladies competed hard throughout the first set, but they were overcome...

Central Football Loses in Week Two Against Tyner Academy

CENTRAL LOSES IN WEEK TWO AGAINST TYNER ACADEMY --  Freshman Evan Schwarzl in the pocket protected by junior Mike Watson.

Karleigh Schwarzl, Sports Editor

September 4, 2020

In the second week of Friday night lights, the Central High football team played against Tyner Academy. In the 2019 season, this game had resulted in a 67-10 loss for the Pounders. In last years game, the team was very young and inexperienced. Most of the team had not played a varsity game other tha...

The Central Cross Country Team Begins 2020 Season

THE CENTRAL CROSS COUNTRY TEAM BEGINS 2020 SEASON -- Seen is Central's cross country team for the 2019 season.

Amber Burchfield, Staff Writer

August 31, 2020

Questions of whether or not sports would take place this year were asked throughout the summer, but now, we know that fall sports are back. With the return of fall sports, the Central Cross Country team is back for a new and exciting season. Students are looking forward to a new season of running, and...

Central Football Falls to Notre Dame in the First Game of the Season

CENTRAL FOOTBALL FALLS TO NOTRE DAME IN THE FIRST GAME OF THE SEASON -- Both teams line up at the 48 yard line with Central in possession.

Karleigh Schwarzl, Sports Editor

August 28, 2020

The Central Pounders played against Notre Dame in their first week under the stadium lights. Going into the game, the team was focused and hungry. In anticipation to play after months of uncertainty, they held their heads high. Team captain Senior Jacob Leftwich stepped to the middle of the field to...

A Tough Week for the Lady Pounders

A TOUGH WEEK FOR THE LADY POUNDERS -- Senior Addy Wellington in action during the game against CSAS

Luke Keown, Staff Writer

August 28, 2020

The Lady Pounders kicked off their second week of regular season play on Monday, August 24. They played on their home court against the Chattanooga School for the Arts and Sciences. The Lady Pounders looked to keep up the high energy from their last game, a huge district win against East Ridge, but...

Central Volleyball Returns

CENTRAL VOLLEYBALL RETURNS -- The volleyball  team huddles before their game against Bradley Central.

Luke Keown, Staff Writer

August 24, 2020

The Central volleyball team is looking forward to a successful season. With senior leadership, a strong underclass presence and fourth year head coach Holly Ware; a postseason berth is well within reach. The Lady Pounders took the floor Tuesday, August 18, at Central. It marked the first sporting...

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