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SPORTS ALERT: Briarcrest leaps frog Munford in rankings after big MUS win

Introducing the Journal West 10 Media Power 10 Rankings The teams from the coverage area including Arlington, Bartlett, Cordova, Collierville, Germantown, Millington and South Tipton County are eligible. Each week throughout the 2017 see how the poll shakes out. Here are the rankings heading into Week 10. WEEK TEN 1. Germantown (8-0) (W 45-35 White […]

TRA Sub-State

SPORTS ALERT: TRA’s run ends in Sub-State, Concord heading back to State

By Thomas Sellers Jr. Maybe it was bus lag or the fact the Tipton-Rosemark Academy Lady Rebels were primed to make school history, but the Concord Christian School Lady Lions found themselves behind 23-17 in the first set. The Division II-A Sub-State game was going the way of the host Lady Rebels Saturday afternoon in […]

TRA Football

SPORTS ALERT: Vikings out run Rebels for victory

By Thomas Sellers Jr. SOMERVILLE — Tipton-Rosemark Academy has enjoyed a playoff streak the past four years. But the last time the Rebels hosted a postseason game was during the George W. Bush administration. So the mission was simple entering Friday night’s game at the Fayette Academy Vikings — win and secure a November game […]

Sub State finale

Shots from Sub-State: Millington vs. Jackson South Side with State berth on the line

Here are some snaps courtesy of The Millington Star from the historic night in the William Osteen Gymnasium.

Millington Volleyball at Sub State

SPORTS UPDATE: Best season in Millington Volleyball history comes to an end

By Thomas Sellers Jr. Two teams entered the William Osteen Gymnasium one step away from their preseason goals. The host and Region 8-2A champs Millington Lady Trojans were riding an emotional high of winning the school’s first Regional championship. Meanwhile, Thursday night represented a chance for a piece of history for Jackson South Side’s senior […]

Rubystein Coppage 2017 pic

Triple Triumph: Coppage rebuilds her life beating breast cancer in three phases

By Thomas Sellers Jr. The survival story of Rubystein Coppage took a Holy Trinity. She will proudly tell you the foundation of God, Christ and the Holy Spirit helped to rebuild her spiritually, mentally and physically during her battle with Breast Cancer. Back in 2016 Coppage was diagnosed with Stage 2 Breast Cancer and took […]

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TRA Soccer Meg Fullen

TRA Soccer pushes USJ for 80 minutes

By Thomas Sellers Jr. Although the final scoreboard read 9-5 in favor of the University School of Jackson Lady Bruins, the Tipton-Rosemark Academy Lady Rebels still left the Rebel Soccer Field in good spirits. Last Tuesday was more than a day for the final 2017 regular-season contest. The day was for four seniors Brittany Hall, […]

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Obit Roy Louis Sunderland 10-12

Obituary October 12, 2017

ROY LOUIS ‘SKIP’ SUNDERLAND Roy Louis (Skip) Sunderland was born January 26, 1946  and passed away July 19, 2017. Memorial service will be held October 21, 2017 at 11am at First United Methodist Church located at 8029 Wilkinsville Road in Millington.

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Millington Volleyball District Champs

Trojan Pride: Lady Trojans use a boost to bring back district title

By Thomas Sellers Jr. The biggest news on the campus of Millington Central High School last Friday morning was the 2017 District 15-2A Volleyball Tournament plaque being put on display in the lobby. The previous night Whitney Horton’s Lady Trojans defeated the Ripley Lady Tigers in the Ripley Gymnasium in four sets. Horton expressed gratitude […]

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TRA Volleyball Mary Cranford

SPORTS UPDATE: Lady Rebel Volleyball magical season will continue hosting Sub-State Saturday

By Thomas Sellers Jr. Three teams showed up to the Division II-A West Regional Volleyball Tournament contest Thursday night in the Tipton-Rosemark Academy Gymnasium. Of course the host TRA Lady Rebels took to the court as the No. 1 seed after winning the regular-season title. Their opponent was the traditional powerhouse No. 2-seeded St. George’s […]

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For the first time in school history, the Millington Lady Trojans are Region volleyball champions. The Lady Trojans won the Region 8-2A Volleyball Tournament with three-set victories over the Raleigh-Egypt Lady Pharaohs and Ripley Lady Tigers yesterday in the William Osteen Gymnasium. Millington's Region title earned the team a spot in Sub-State Thursday and a home game at 7 p.m. with a trip to the 2017 Class 2A State Tournament on the line. Head Coach Whitney Horton expressed gratitude to her players, coaches, administration, faculty, supporters, fans and the student body for a great turn out for the championship game against Ripley. The 2017 Region champion Lady Trojans are Olivia Ballard, Addison Coulter, TZ House, Paige Hall, Lily Morton, Hannah Clifton, Sierra Wilburn, Kennedy Lamar, Averianna Smith and Ally Mareno, Assistant Coach Abby Morris and Head Coach Whitney Horton.

BREAKING NEWS: Lady Trojan Volleyball makes history with Region win, Sub-State Thursday in Millington

By Thomas Sellers Jr. No Millington Lady Trojan Volleyball team has ever had the title of Region champions. Now the 2017 edition have reached a new plateau celebrated with hundreds in Black and Gold tonight in the William Osteen Gymnasium. Led by Head Coach Whitney Horton, Millington claimed the 2017 Region 8-2A Volleyball Tournament title […]

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Munford Cougars Nick Markle

SPORTS ALERT: Munford moves up to No. 2 in rankings, Germantown still unbeaten and No. 1

Introducing the Journal West 10 Media Power 10 Rankings The teams from the coverage area including Arlington, Bartlett, Cordova, Collierville, Germantown, Millington and South Tipton County are eligible. Each week throughout the 2017 see how the poll shakes out. Here are the rankings heading into Week 9. WEEK NINE 1. Germantown (8-0) (W 45-35 White […]

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SPORTS UPDATE: Chiefs survive miscues, Millington doomed by errors

By Thomas Sellers Jr. MEMPHIS — An apparent touchdown that was waived off by the officials. Two Craigmont fumbles hitting the Raleigh-Egypt Stadium turf courtesy of senior linebacker James Cox in the second quarter. And countless Chief penalties including two personal fouls turning a goal line situation into a fourth down and 30 yards try. […]

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Addison Coulter signing

Coulter’s cherry on top of awesome week is Bethel signing

By Thomas Sellers Jr. Like an classic VH-1 program for the early 2000s, Millington Lady Trojan Addison Coulter has been having The Best Week Ever. The stretch began with Coulter and the Millington Lady Trojans earning a spot in this upcoming week’s Regional winning a District 15-2A Tournament Semifinal game Tuesday night. Then the Lady […]

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Volleyball 2017-18 Seniors

SPORTS ALERT: Lady Trojans win District Tournament, host Regionals Monday in Millington

By Thomas Sellers Jr. The Millington Lady Trojans returned from Ripley tonight as the 2017 District 15-2A Volleyball Tournament champions. After earning the regular-season crown losing one league game, the Lady Trojans continued their hot streak against the district winning in three sets Tuesday to advance from the District Tournament Semifinals. Millington took on tournament […]

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