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The 2018-2019 Girls Soccer Team Concludes Their Season After Months of Hard Work

The 2018-2019 Girls Soccer Team Concludes Their Season After Months of Hard Work

Meghan Duncan, Sports Editor

October 19, 2018

The 2018-2019 girls soccer season has concluded and the teammates could not be more proud of each other and their hard work. They practiced four to five days a week from 2:45 to 4:00, in hopes of getting enough practice to prevail in each game. In total, the team had nine seniors, four juniors, three...

Football: Pounders on Top After Win Over East Hamilton

Football: Pounders on Top After Win Over East Hamilton

Celisia Snakenberg, Sports Writer

October 17, 2018

The Central Pounders football team came out victorious against the East Hamilton Hurricanes on Friday, September 14. Since East Hamilton is a major rival of Central, this was a huge win for the Pounders. "Last week was a big, important regional game. It was a game that could've decided where the playoff...

The Lady Pounders Prevail Against The East Ridge Pioneers

The Lady Pounders Prevail Against The East Ridge Pioneers

September 25, 2018

The Central Pounders and the East Ridge Pioneers have been rivals for as long as anyone can remember. This rivalry shows in every sport they play whether it is basketball, football, or soccer. However, it especially shows in volleyball. This past Thursday, the Lady Pounders and the Lady Pioneers went...

Off to a Rough Start, Central Volleyball Team Has Hope for Rest of the Season

Off to a Rough Start, Central Volleyball Team Has Hope for Rest of the Season

Celisia Snakenberg, Sports Writer

September 11, 2018

The Central Pounders' volleyball team has strived for a successful season and will continue to keep up an encouraging attitude until the end. Holly Ware, the head coach, has great pride in the team. She believes they can beat anyone as long as their focus is on the game. "We tend to beat ourselves...

Pounders Football Team Has Early Success On Creating Central’s Legacy

Pounders Football Team Has Early Success On Creating Central’s Legacy

Meghan Duncan, Sports Editor

September 6, 2018

The 2018-2019 football season is starting off with a huge victory over Sequoyah High School, 37-9. Not so new, returning head football coach Curt Jones, has led the team with two wins making Central's ranking 2-1. "It feels amazing to be back at Central after several years and to help these kids achieve...

Central’s Volleyball Team Sets a Good Season

Dylan Muccino, Staff Writer

September 5, 2018

The Central High School volleyball team, known as the Lady Pounders, is staying strong with a good season. With the season about to end, these ladies have two games left. The Lady Pounders have have won 4 games this and are hoping to make it to state. "Play with passion and heart," explained Holly...

New Season, New Coach

New Season, New Coach

Celisia Snakenberg, Sports Writer

August 28, 2018

In their first game of the season, the Pounders defeated Walker Valley on Thursday, August 16. With many key players, such as Michael McGhee, Tracy Odom, Jaheim Jones, and Hunter Jones, they were able to win with a score of 40-28. "What stood out to me was our defense. We held them off really w...

New Head Softball Coach, Randy Crawford, Pitches In His Experience For the 2018 Season

New Head Softball Coach, Randy Crawford, Pitches In His Experience For the 2018 Season

Cassandra Castillo, Staff Writer

March 22, 2018

Central’s softball team has been preparing for their regular season with the help of their new coach, Randy Crawford. He knew Central had a good softball team, so he decided to start his new occupation as Central’s head softball coach. “I heard that the job was opening up, so I spoke to Coach...

Rick May Celebrates His 400th Win and Assesses His Successful Coaching Career

Rick May Celebrates His 400th Win and Assesses His Successful Coaching Career

DayOnna Carson, Head Staff Writer

March 9, 2018

On February 16, Central's girls basketball team achieved a new milestone for their coach. The Lady Pounders beat the Howard Hustlin' Tigers 44-8 during the District 5-AA tournament to give coach Rick May his 400th career victory. "The fact that it was my 400th win reminded me that I've been coaching...

Brainerd Brawl Leads to Season Suspension and Concerns For Student Safety

Brainerd Brawl Leads to Season Suspension and Concerns For Student Safety

Meghan Duncan, Sports Editor

February 2, 2018

Students are riled up after a violent fight occurred at a Brainerd High School basketball game against the Austin-East Road Runners. The Panthers were in the lead just before half time when the fight broke out. TSSAA officials state that the two players from each team chased after a loose ball. Shortly...

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