Posted On: 12/30/18 5:22 PM

Clarksville Northeast Head Coach John Stigall trudged through the mud all fall finally inspiring his injury-plagued Eagles to their first three-game winning streak as the year ended.

Coach Stigall knew it would be a tough season as soon as Alec Kegler, Shaun Robinson sustained injuries.  Ensworth, White House, and Bearden defeated Northeast before Thanksgiving.  Without the blowouts of Glencliff and Montgomery Central the Eagles (7-8, 3-3) would have been emotionally destroyed. 

November was difficult and December was painful for the proud program.  Coach Stigall and his gritty players did win their last three games.  Take a gander at several miniature Northeast player evaluations below.

 

 

Ty Jackson (2020)

Bull of a point guard.  Jackson showed off some crafty moves in the open floor.  Built like a cornerback, Jackson reminds of Alex Lomax.  He can shoot as well as Lomax, but certainly lacks some of the heft of the Memphis East graduate.  Jackson never relaxes on either end and appears to be an extension of the coach.     Good defensive awareness.  He can get in a rut of picking up silly fouls, like swatting at the basketball from behind a player.  Puts his shoulder into defensive screens to fight through and

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