Tiger Coach Lynus Martin Gets 200th Career Win

February 7, 2013
Dwayne Page
Tiger Coach Lynus Martin

With the Tiger's 85-60 victory over the Chattanooga Patriots Thursday on Senior Night, Coach Lynus Martin reached a milestone with his 200th career coaching win.

Coach Martin's overall record is now at 200-117, dating back to when he took over during the 2002-03 season. This is his 11th season with the team. Coach Martin has a 67-59 district record. His post-season record is 12-16. He has won one Regular Season District Championship (this year), finished as District Tournament runners-up twice (2010-11 & 2011-12) and appeared in the Region Tournament five times.

Coach Martin has also been selected to coach in the Basketball Coaches Association of Tennessee All-Star Game in Murfreesboro on Saturday, March 16. Tiger seniors Braxton Atnip, Sonni Fullilove and Stephen Howell have all been selected to play.

The regular season for the DCHS basketball teams ends Saturday night. DC travels to Gabriel Christian Friday night for games starting at 6:00 p.m. and at Gordonsville Saturday night with action getting underway at 6:00 p.m. WJLE will have LIVE coverage. The District Tournament begins next week at Tennessee Tech in Cookeville

Coach Martin's year-by-year records are as follows:

2012-13: 25-4

2011-12: 26-7

2010-11: 23-8

2009-10: 16-12

2008-09: 19-12

2007-08: 14-12

2006-07: 20-11

2005-06: 14-18

2004-05: 21-7

2003-04: 12-15

2002-03: 10-11 (Coach Martin took over for former DCHS Coach Danny Bond after first three games were played)

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