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October 10th, 2020

Baseball Coach Passes; Memorial Saturday

by Christopher O'Brien
Tary Scott
Tary Scott
courtesy: Birchette Mortuary

Tary Scott, a Wolcott High School baseball coach suffered a heart attack last Friday. A Celebration of Life will be held Saturday, October 10th at noon on the baseball field. All attendees are asked to wear red school colors and observe mask and social distancing protocols.

Coach Scott formerly played for the Boston Red Sox minor league affiliate in New Britain starting in 1984. As a coach in Wolcott, he led the WHS Eagles to Class M championships in 2018 and 2019 with a lifelong 415-190 win-loss record in his 30 years of coaching. He also owned a local auto detailing business.

A GoFundMe Page has been set up to assist with burial costs and memorials in Connecticut and his home town of Jonesborough, Tennessee where he will be buried.
His obituary can be found here.