Bobby Wright to miss Central boys playoff game after hospital visit on Wednesday

dmitchell@ledger-enquirer.comFebruary 14, 2014 

ROBIN TRIMARCHI/rtrimarchi@ledger-enquirer.comCentral High head coach Bobby Wright talks with his team late in the game against Jordan in semifinal play of the Shaw Christmas Tournament at Columbus State University in this Dec. 30, 2010, file photo.


Central High boys basketball coach Bobby Wright will be absent from the sidelines for tonight's sub-regional playoff matchup against Jeff Davis at home.

Wright was taken to the hospital Wednesday evening for an undisclosed ailment, according to wife Carolyn Wright, who said the coach is in good spirits. She said they will await full test results before commenting, but did say doctors had ruled out a heart attack or a stroke.

Coaching in his absence will be assistant coach Carson Jones.

Central is 25-1 this season and currently on an 11-game win streak.

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