The J. R. Trippe Chiefs Football Team defeated West Laurens Middle School Raiders on November 11, 2010 to claim the title of Middle Georgia Middle School Athletic Association Champions for 2010. The Chiefs defeated the Raiders 34 to 6 in front of a huge crowd of supporters.
This championship is the third for the Chiefs under the leadership of Head Football Coach and Athletic Director, Ladson Helms. The Chiefs have played for the title five times in twelve years and have won it three times. In the twelve years that Coach Helms has been at J. R. Trippe, the team has accumulated 64 wins and only 26 losses. The Chiefs finished with an undefeated 9 - 0 season
Congratulations to Coach Ladson Helms, Coach Greg James, Coach Rhett Carter, and the 2010 J.R. TRIPPE CHIEFS!
Players on the 2010 team are Rico Rogers, Devin Williams, Blake Corbitt, Jordan Black, Nate Truxel, Eric Tiller, Patrick Newkirk, Jordan McFadden, Quantrell Yarbrough, Montaze Carson, Greg Johnson, Terryun Page, Marquevous Harris, Nick Truxel, Josh Eason, Jacob Collins, Jerry Clark, Dariunte Massey, Carson Williams, Jeremy Eason, Carlos Rock, Jarrett Bryant, Chase Edwards, Mason McLemore, Brent Miller, Treshon Salem, Hayden Garvin, Glen Birkheimer, Greg McKenzie, Terrance Gillis, Jakorri Ricks, Adrian Jones, Michael James, Curtis Salem, Jakeal Cobb, Courtney Gordon, Markivis Jones, JaMichael Adams, Devin Johnson, Carnell Saintville, Christian Jay, Chris Garza, Patrick Rosenwald, Derrick Henry, Tyler Campbell, Tyler Pittman, Robert Petty, Jonathan Jones, Wil Chambliss, Michael Hester, and Paul Dixon. Managers for the team are James Carter, Josh Jones, Trew Shokoh-Alai, Dylon Harden, and Logan McQueen.