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River Sharks Announce Head Coach

December 20, 2005 - National Indoor Football League (NIFL) - Tennessee River Sharks News Release

The River Sharks have named Chris Carter as head coach and head of football operations. Carter is a native of Orangeburg, NC and played football at the University of Tennessee-Chattanooga. The Sharks will have open player tryouts January 14, 2006 at the Sports Barn downtown Chattanooga. Players will register a 9:00 AM. There is a $50 tryout fee. Carter can be contacted on line at [email protected] or on the River Sharks website.

Head Coach Chris Carter stats:

Native of Orangeburg, South Carolina
University of Tennessee-Chattanooga 1991-1995
Four year letterman under Coach Buddy Green
Professional experience: KC Crusaders of the International Football League and the Shreveport Pirates of the CFL

Coaching Experience:

Hixson High School, linebacker coach
Dalton High School, Under Head Coach Bill Chapple
Awarded the Georgia High School Association Assistant Coach of the Year 1998
Nike Football National Camp
Northwest High School, Regional Championship

High School Playing Experience:

Orangeburg Wilkinson High School
Times Democrat Player of the Year, senior year
Associated Press First Team All-State
Big 16 All-Region Team
Pepsi Top 100
North-South All Star Game-Defensive MVP

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