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Central’s Wrestling Team Hopes to Send Multiple Players to Region Tournament

Central’s Wrestling Team Hopes to Send Multiple Players to Region Tournament

Celisia Snakenberg, Sports Writer

February 6, 2019

As wrestling season comes to a close, the hype of the sport only grows. For the past few months, the coaches and players have been preparing for the region tournament. Many players have grown tremendously as individuals and as wrestlers. Head Coach Ryan Mallory expects multiple returning players to succeed...

Senior Cheerleaders and Boys Basketball Players Anticipate Life After Central

Senior Cheerleaders and Boys Basketball Players Anticipate Life After Central

Meghan Duncan, Sports Editor

February 4, 2019

As their final year of grade school approaches its end, the 2018-2019 seniors of the basketball and cheerleading teams are beginning to plan for their lives after high school. Following a huge win for the boys basketball team, many of the seniors were acknowledged for what they have accomplished in their...

Lady Pounders Basketball Team Looks Back on This Season’s Achievements

Lady Pounders Basketball Team Looks Back on This Season’s Achievements

Kirstin Langton, Staff Writer

January 30, 2019

Central High School’s Lady Pounders went through many ups and downs this season. With six wins and four more games to go, the team is very proud of their accomplishments this season. According to many teammates, Ja'Nya West is Central’s star player. West is a junior who has been playing basketball...

Senior Ivan Michel Llamas is Awarded with Soccer Scholarship from Tennessee Wesleyan University

Senior Ivan Michel Llamas is Awarded with Soccer Scholarship from Tennessee Wesleyan University

Kirstin Langton and DayOnna Carson

January 16, 2019

Central High School is proud to be the home of several seniors that have been awarded with scholarships, and Ivan Michel Llamas is among that ongoing list. Llamas was the recipient of a scholarship offer to play soccer for Tennessee Wesleyan University. The scholarship is valued at $9,800, which covers...

Show School Spirit This Season by Shopping at Central’s Online Sports Store

Show School Spirit This Season by Shopping at Central’s Online Sports Store

Jaheim Williams, Staff Writer

January 7, 2019

With hype for the 2018 basketball season on the rise you can keep up with the trend by representing Central's teams all while staying warm for the winter. Central partnered with an online sports shop @theathleticshop.com where you can get all the apparel you need with a wide array of different sport...

Central Cross Country Runner Nathen Vander Wilt Signs to Bryan College

Central Cross Country Runner Nathen Vander Wilt Signs to Bryan College

Celisia Snakenberg, Sports Writer

December 12, 2018

Central is honored to be the home of many accomplished student athletes. Unfortunately, the seniors must begin looking towards the future. On November 14, Senior Nathen Vander Wilt signed to Bryan College. He received a partial tuition scholarship to run cross country. Despite other scholarship offers,...

Central’s 2018-19 Wrestling Team Anticipates Successful Season

Central’s 2018-19 Wrestling Team Anticipates Successful Season

Jaheim Williams, Staff Writer

December 11, 2018

Hard work, effort, and practice are fundamental to being successful at any given sport, even if you’re constricted to tights. Central's wrestling season is back, and so are the dedicated team members hoping improve from last year and mentor the newcomers. The roster this year reveals how passionate...

Central High School Athletic Trainer, Sammie Jones, Makes an Effort to Keep Student Athletes Safe

Central High School Athletic Trainer, Sammie Jones, Makes an Effort to Keep Student Athletes Safe

Karleigh Schwarzl, Staff Writer

December 1, 2018

Central High School's athletic trainer, Sammie Jones, is known and loved by all the student athletes across the school. She assists with injury prevention, emergency care, injury evaluations-- along with diagnosis-- and helps with the players' rehabilitation of energy. Jones moved to Chattanooga,...

The Girls’ Basketball Team Aims to Score Big During the 2018-2019 Season

The Girls’ Basketball Team Aims to Score Big During the 2018-2019 Season

Abby Young, Staff Writer

November 26, 2018

Basketball season for Central High School's Lady Pounders has once again commenced, and the team is ready and raring to compete. This season, the team is focusing on improving from last year. Coach Rick May is instructing the 11 players with his abundant knowledge and experience from 37 years of...

The Boys Basketball Team Introduces Brand New Line Up In hopes of a Successful Season

The Boys Basketball Team Introduces Brand New Line Up In hopes of a Successful Season

Meghan Duncan, Sports Editor

November 26, 2018

"Our Boys Basketball team will have a brand new look this year since we lost the majority of our players from the 2017-2018 varsity team," revealed Head Basketball Coach Rick Rogers. According to Rogers, the team will mainly rely on Jermichael Walker to be the point guard, as senior T.J Payne is out...

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