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His light will shine on

Lexington’s Tighe closes 60-year coaching career with Thanksgiving finale

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By Amalie Benjamin
Globe Staff / November 25, 2010

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“Take a knee, don’t say a word,’’ came the voice. So they crouched down, crowded on one knee, surrounding a cleaned-up football cleat. The football players, the 16- and 17- and 18-year-olds, surrounded the 86-year-old man who has led the Lexington High football team for 36 years, the man who has walked the sidelines for 60 years, the ... (Full article: 1197 words)

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