It's Tuesday and Don Wall's Shelby County Coaches' Show airs tonight from 7 to 9 p.m. on Q-100 KQBB and online at cbc-radio.com.
This week’s high school football schedule has the Center Roughriders wrapping up a three-game home stand as Jasper comes to Center, Tenaha goes to White Oak, Joaquin at Cayuga, Shelbyville at Colmesneil, Timpson has an open date, San Augustine at Groveton, and Logansport at Red River.
In sub-varsity action Thursday, the Center Middle School Football teams will be facing Nacogdoches McMichael Middle School instead of Jasper. The games will all be played in Nacogdoches at McMichael Middle School with the 7th Grade B team starting at 4:30 PM, on Thursday, September 18. All 7th Grade A will follow immediately after B, then 8th Grade B team, and finishing with 8th Grade A Team.
The Center Freshmen and JV football teams will combine for a single game versus the Jasper Bulldogs this Thursday, September 18th. The game will be in Jasper at 6 PM.
The Center High School Boys and Girls Cross Country teams participated in the Elysian Fields Invitational last Saturday. Led by Sophomore Marlen Angel, the Girls team had a great performance placing 5th. Placing top 10 out of 90 individually were boys team members Arnol Escobedo placing 6th, Ruben Soto 9th and Giovani Angel placing 2nd setting a personal best at 16:27 minutes crossing the finish line. The Boys placed 1st out of 9 teams. This was their first big win of the season. Both teams will travel to New Summerfield this Saturday.
In volleyball, the Center Lady Riders will host Jefferson starting at 4:30 p.m. this afternoon, while the Timpson Lady Bears are home against Waskom beginning at 4:30 p.m. in their final warm-up before the start of district Friday at home with Gary.
The Center Rider Varsity Tennis will be home Thursday to take on Lufkin, and will be in Lindale Saturday morning. The Rider JV Tennis team goes to Lufkin today.