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The Possibility of Girls’ Wrestling Excites Central Students

The Possibility of Girls’ Wrestling Excites Central Students

Abby Young, Staff Writer

December 4, 2019

Wrestling is a sport that has been in schools for years with little question. However, recently, there has been one question looming over the school: what about girls’ wrestling? Central has had a boys wrestling team for a while, but the girls have been left out. Other schools offer the sport for both...

Central’s Girls Basketball Team Defeated by Boyd Buchanan and Soddy Daisy

Central’s Girls Basketball Team Defeated by Boyd Buchanan and Soddy Daisy

Danae Wnuk, Staff Writer

November 26, 2019

As the basketball season begins, Central's girls begin their first games in the month of November. Last week, Central's girls basketball team began their season playing against Boyd Buchanan and Soddy Daisy. Tuesday's game, November 19, was a close call for the Lady Pounders. After the end of the...

Central’s Boys Basketball Loses Against Boyd Buchanan but Comes Back for a Win against Soddy Daisy

Central’s Boys Basketball Loses Against Boyd Buchanan but Comes Back for a Win against Soddy Daisy

Jaheim Williams, Staff Writer

November 26, 2019

Central's boys basketball team is excited for the 2019-2020 season. The season started rough, but they are just warming up for what the team has in store for the rest of their games The team lost their Tuesday game against Boyd Buchanan with a score of 33 to 54. However, they pulled through on Friday,...

A Peek Inside the 2019-2020 Wrestling Season

A Peek Inside the 2019-2020 Wrestling Season

Karleigh Schwarzl, Sports Editor

November 22, 2019

Last season was huge for the Central High wrestling team. The team finished second in the dual region and third within the region tournament. All eight of the wrestlers who entered into the region tournament qualified for the state tournament. Despite last year's achievement, this year they are building ...

An Inside Look at the Upcoming 2019-2020 Boys Basketball Season

An Inside Look at the Upcoming 2019-2020 Boys Basketball Season

Karleigh Schwarzl, Sports Editor

November 18, 2019

As the 2019-2020 season commences, the Central High School boys basketball team has been working tirelessly to improve during the off season. With only three returning varsity players, the team is mostly starting from scratch. Last year was a big rebuilding year for the team. Rick Rodgers, which was t...

Central’s 2019-2020 Football Season Wraps up as Seniors ‘Mentor’ the Underclassmen

Central’s 2019-2020 Football Season Wraps up as Seniors ‘Mentor’ the Underclassmen

Karleigh Schwarzl, Sports Editor

November 12, 2019

The last few moments for the seniors on the field playing against Hixson High School were so bittersweet. It very well may have been the last time that some of the seniors ever play football. Despite that, some players are looking to further both their football and educational careers. From the lights...

Lady Pounders Basketball Team Hopes to Raise their Record in the 2019-2020 Season

Lady Pounders Basketball Team Hopes to Raise their Record in the 2019-2020 Season

Bailey Brantingham, Head Staff Writer

November 12, 2019

As fall rolls around at Central High, so do the basketballs as the 2019 Lady Pounders basketball season is about to begin. This season is bound for success as the team is full of familiar faces, along with newfound talent as well. This season's returning players include Seniors Ja'Naya West, London...

Central’s 2019 Bowling Team is Small but Strong

Central’s 2019 Bowling Team is Small but Strong

Baylee Ellis, Staff Writer

November 5, 2019

Central's bowling team, an underrated sports team, has been making progress and  major accomplishments. The team consists of only three players, Anna Markstrom, CJ Williams, and Kris Cannon, however, all of the team members are highly talented at what they do. Markstrom, a junior, is the only girl...

Central Pounders Face Off Against the Hixson Wildcats in the Final Night of Friday Night Lights

Central Pounders Face Off Against the Hixson Wildcats in the Final Night of Friday Night Lights

Karleigh Schwarzl, Sports Editor

November 1, 2019

This would be the last football game some of the seniors on the field that night would play. With no playoffs in sight, this night was very bittersweet. On October 25, the Central Pounders played the Hixson Wildcats at Chattanooga Central High School. Emotions echoed on the field throughout the game. T...

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