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Bradley, Coakley families honored with Edgewood High memorial scholarships

Bradley, Coakley families honored with Edgewood High memorial scholarships

Two Edgewood High School scholarships were named Friday in memory of the late Lambert E. “Bud” Coakley, a longtime teacher, coach and athletic director, and the late student-athlete Carl E. “Wee” Bradley.

The memorial scholarships were dedicated during the eighth annual Hall of Fame induction ceremony Friday morning in the EHS auditorium.

Bradley’s brother, Dudley, was on hand for the ceremony with his wife, Stefanie. Coakley’s four children, who are all Edgewood graduates, were on hand, too.

Carl Bradley, who had been a standout basketball player for EHS along with his brothers, Charles and Dudley, died suddenly from a heart attack in 1975 during his junior...

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