Coffee County Middle School baseball won 17 ball games this spring. The Raiders needed just one more to get to the state tournament.
Coffee Middle’s excellent 2023 season came to a close in the TMSAA State Sectional Saturday night, falling to Woodland Middle 12-2 to end their season. Woodland advances to the state baseball tournament.
The Raiders got down early against Woodland and never were able to get back even. The Warriors led 8-0 after three before the Raiders were able to get anything on the board.
CMS picked up 5 hits in the game – the lone extra base hit a double from Boone Floyd. Kasen Morrison earned an RBI on a fielder’s choice.
Audie Nicoll, Boone Floyd and Kasen Shores all got mound work for the Raiders.
Coffee County finishes the season 17-3 – as conference and area champions.