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Family, coach share legacy

Murrays go back with Lexington’s Tighe, 86

At 86, Bill Tighe is cited as the oldest high school football coach in the country. At 86, Bill Tighe is cited as the oldest high school football coach in the country. (Jon Mahoney for The Boston Globe)
By Jeff Schaible
Globe Correspondent / October 21, 2010

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Bill Tighe has paced the sideline at Lexington High for the past 35 seasons. At 86 years old, he is recognized by the National Federation of Interscholastic Coaches as the country’s oldest high school football coach. (Full article: 961 words)

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