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The Millington Trojan Wrestling team opened up the 2018-19 campaign last week by welcoming the Mitchell Tigers and Briarcrest Saints to a packed house on the campus of the Millington Civic Center. The Trojans swept the Saints in the opening match and had another solid showing against the Tigers.

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Millington freshman guard Micaiah Halliburton looks to fire up a three-pointer during a fast break against Overton.

On Guards: Lady Trojan youth movement starts with backcourt maturity

By Thomas Sellers Jr. In the game of basketball, field goals count for two- or three-points. Millington Lady Trojans Head Coach Bruce Marshall is trying to teach his team featuring nine freshmen that varsity basketball takes patience and awareness. And no matter how fast you go, Marshall wants his girls to understand two or three […]

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Rosters set for annual Liberty Bowl All-Star Game Dec. 8

Star Staff Reports The 17th Annual AutoZone Liberty Bowl High School All Star Game presented by ARS/Conway Services and the Tennessee Highway Safety Office will feature the top high school seniors representing Shelby County Schools and Private schools in the Memphis area. Some of the best gridiron talent from Shelby and Tipton counties will be […]

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MCHS to honor best hoops team Dec. 15

By Thomas Sellers Jr. It’s been 40 years since the best basketball team in Millington Central High School took the William Osteen Gymnasium court. On Dec. 15, those Trojans will return home to be honored and celebrated for their achievements in the Black and Gold. Current Millington Trojans Head Coach Jewell Gates is excited for […]

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Player-lead: Coach ready for Trojan upperclassmen to guide team to another level

By Thomas Sellers Jr. Trust, accountability, teamwork and respect have been some of the principles Millington Trojans Head Basketball Coach Jewell Gates has been teaching the past two years. Entering his third campaign in 2018-19, Gates is ready to see all of those lessons transform into the wins. The leader of the Trojans said in […]

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Sizing Up: Lady Trojans’ youth invasion includes post players

By Thomas Sellers Jr. In recent seasons the Millington Lady Trojans have been young and undersized. While the youth movement continues with nine freshmen on the roster in mid-November, Millington Head Coach Bruce Marshall said the Lady Trojans have some size to combat their 2018-19 schedule. In Marshall’s tenure as leader of the Lady Trojans, […]

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Law Lessons: Trojan Wrestling legend returns to help current group during preseason

By Thomas Sellers Jr. “The Law” rolled back into town on Nov. 3 looking for the Millington Trojan wrestlers. Trojan Head Wrestling Coach Bill Richardson was all too happy for “The Law” Brian Hall to visit the Trojan Wrestling Gym on the campus of the Millington Civic Center. Hall, a Trojan Wrestling legend, came back […]

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All-Region 8-5A for 2018 Football Season

Most Valuable Player- Marshun Douglas (Kirby) Offensive Player of the Year- Quincy Casey (Ridgeway) Defensive Player of the Year- Joshua Bean (Southwind) Coach of the Year- Chester Flowers (Kirby) First Team Offense QB-Jaden Johnson (Kirby) RB-Ja’Shawn Adell (Munford) RB-Macarez Chatman (Overton) RB-Steve Guy (Southwind) WR-Daniel King (Ridgeway) WR-Kieonte Newson (Brighton) WR-Crisshun Robinson (Kirby) TE-Jaylen Norphlet […]

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All-Region 8-4A for 2018 Football Season

Offensive Player of the Year- Mike Cashaw (Craigmont) Defensive Player of the Year- Kyle Lindley (Millington) Coach of the Year- Chris Michael (Millington) First Team Offense QB-Tommy Clifton (Millington) RB-Mike Cashaw (Craigmont) RB-Jer’fonzo Smith (Millington) WR-Brandon Johnson (Craigmont) WR-Corey Smith (Millington) WR-Wilzarius Terry (Fayette Ware) WR-Eddie Macklin (Millington) TE-Trenton Hubbard (Fayette Ware) OL-Josh Johnson (Craigmont) […]

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Tim Packman named Memphis International Raceway President

Star Staff Reports Memphis International Raceway (MIR) and parent company IRG Sports + Entertainment, announce motorsports industry veteran Tim Packman as the sports venues’ new president. Packman brings nearly 20 years of facility management, event marketing and communications experience to the raceway. “I am humbled and honored to lead Memphis International Raceway into its next […]

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