As we prepare for the TSSAA semifinals on Friday, I couldn’t resist taking one last look at Tennessee’s soon-to-be-departed football playoff system.
The next step is a big one, because the step after that will be a Tennessee state football championship game.
While Cleveland is looking forward to defending its Class AAA high school state wrestling championships, the approach for Hixson and Baylor is to complete 2013-2014 missions that came up short.
When they go to critique the video from Friday's game, Notre Dame's coaches are likely to hand quarterback Alex Darras a blank sheet of paper or maybe a typewritten sheet with "ATTA BOY" in all caps.
CALHOUN, Ga. — When Hal Lamb looked at the challenge facing his Calhoun High School football team Friday night in the GHSA Class AAA second-round playoff game against Cedar Grove, he knew his team had one major advantage.
JASPER, Tenn. — Marion County didn't have a passing yard in Friday's TSSAA Class 2A quarterfinal football game. But the Warriors didn't need one.
OAK RIDGE, Tenn. — Rhea County jumped way ahead and held off Oak Ridge, 35-21, in a quarterfinal battle of Class 5A unbeatens Friday night.
The Baylor School football team jumped out to a quick lead in its TSSAA Division II-AA playoff semifinal against Montgomery Bell Academy on Friday night, and the Red Raiders ended the game with a flurry.
Ryan Parker is a four-sport athlete and has medaled at Tennessee state wrestling tournaments and track meets.