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  • Early bird prom tickets will be sold every Fri. in Feb. for $40
  • The FAFSA deadline is Feb. 1
  • Donate gently used jeans in the armory

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...

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...

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