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Garrett Dooley CBU

SPORTS ALERT: Former Trojan hurler earns dream with roster spot at CBU

By Thomas Sellers Jr. Sometimes for a dream to come true, a person needs a little push. Back in May Garrett Dooley reached one of his milestones graduating from Millington Central High School. Dooley was closing that chapter of his life which included academic success and playing Trojan Baseball. “I definitely accepted the fact I […]

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TRA Football Mac Fullen

SPORTS UPDATE: Rebels stay unbeaten smashing Yellowjackets

By Thomas Sellers Jr. The Greenfield Yellowjackets much rather been dealing with ‘Jake’ from State Farm instead the Tipton-Rosemark Academy Rebels Friday night on Rebel Field. Instead the visitors east of Dyersburg made the trip to take on TRA standouts like Jake Massey and Jake Roane. The Jakes joined forces with several other teammates to […]

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No. 9 Rebels dominate Rossville 64-0

By Thomas Sellers Jr. While three teams in The Millington Star’s coverage area were busy dominating action Friday night across the Mid-South, the buzz on Twitter was about Tipton-Rosemark Academy. The shockwave was the Rebels’ 64-0 win over the Rossville Christian Academy Wolves. Head Coach Colin Pinner’s Rebels seized control early with 34 first-quarter points. […]

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USA Stadium Sunset

USA/JUCO/MLB Select Showcase coming in October

Star Staff Reports October 6-8, an International Baseball team comprised of 17-19 year olds will play at USA Stadium. The team will consist of approximately 30 players from Australia, Italy, France and other countries. Once a full roster is available, I will send it to you. The International group, known as MLB Select, is sponsored […]

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Shelby Clifton Williams College

Clif’s Note: TRA Softball standout celebrates college signing with others

By Thomas Sellers Jr. Softball has many meaning to Jay Dee Clifton. The sport has helped his older daughter Hannah become a standout at Covington earning a scholarship to Bethel. Now softball has pulled off the trick again last month when his younger daughter Shelby inked her letter of intent to Williams Baptist College in […]

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Mark Neal and Clint Durley

Young & Old Faces

Throughout Friday night, young faces were running around the Millington Football Stadium as the Millington Trojan Football program celebrated SYS Night. The evening saw the Germantown Red Devils earn the victory on the field. Meanwhile the spirit of the Trojan faithful was encouraged all night by the 2017 Millington Varsity Cheerleaders. Around the field, old […]

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Volleyball Kelsey Frizzell

Lady Cougars take control early in Brighton

By Thomas Sellers Jr. Both the Brighton Lady Cardinals and Munford Lady Cougars entered unfamiliar territory this volleyball season. The squads moved from the four-team old District 13-3A into the new six-team league featuring teams like Cordova and Arlington. But on Aug. 29, the old Tipton County foes renewed their rivalry in the Brighton Gymnasium. […]

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Millington senior TZ Hose executes a tip during last week's game at Craigmont with the Lady Trojans sweeping three sets.

Lady Trojan Volleyball searching for consistency

By Thomas Sellers Jr. MEMPHIS — The Millington Lady Trojans were on a mission entering their final week of action in the month of August. The previous week was tough for the Lady Trojan Volleyball squad going four sets with Fayette-Ware in a victory and dropping a decision to the rival Brighton Lady Cardinals. So […]

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Soccer Millington vs Brighton 3

Lady Cardinals pull away from Lady Trojans

Area rivals the Millington Lady Trojans and Brighton Lady Cardinals hit the soccer field in Brighton last Tuesday night. The contest was close throughout the first half with the Lady Cardinals holding onto a 1-0 advantage. But Brighton turned up the aggression in the final 40 minutes with three goals to prevail 4-0 over the […]

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BREAKING NEWS: Special night for TRA Football honors Lauren Moody

Star Staff Reports Tipton-Rosemark Academy Head Coach Colin Pinner confirmed this afternoon that Friday night’s home against Greenfield will be a part of the school recognizing September as Childhood Cancer Awareness Month and paying tribute to the late Lauren Moody. Moody passed away after her battle with cancer in December 2015. This would have been […]

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