Chattanooga Central High School 2022

Team Profile

Photos by Andy Mitchell Photography

Q & A With Coach Curt Jones

chattanooga central high school football coach 2022

Q: How would you characterize this year’s team?

A: A very experienced team that is hungry.

Q: What will be the keys to your success?

A: Everybody holding each other accountable.

Q: Who will be your key leaders on the team?

A: Donovan Smith (WR/DB), Jamison Johnson (OL/DL), and Ronye’ Watson (QB/DB).

Q: What are your biggest reasons for optimism?

A: We will have 18 seniors.

Q: What will keep you up at night?

A: Making sure we are prepared for every scenario.

Q: What can you build on from last year?

A: Last year we were co-champions. We want to be solo champions.

Q: Any lessons learned from last year?

A: Be more disciplined in everything we do.

Q: Will we see anything different this year?

A: We have a new offensive coordinator, Kraig Campbell.

Q: How would you characterize your team’s speed?

A: Above average.

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Coach name: Curt Jones (10 yrs. as a head coach, 9th as head coach at Central)

Division/Class: TN I-4A

2021 Overall Record: 6-3

2021 District Finish: Tied for 1st

Mascot: Pounders

2022 Schedule


19 Campbell Co. (A)

26 Franklin Co. (A)


2 Soddy Daisy (H)

9 Hixson (A)

16 Red Bank (A)

23 Clinton (A)

30 East Hamilton (H)


7 Sequoyah (H)

21 East Ridge (A)

28 Liberty Creek (H)

Coach’s View

Win the games you are supposed to win and win some you’re not meant to.

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