The Gatlinburg-Pittman Highlanders were surprised by visiting Greenback in the Blue-and-Gold home opener Friday night at Hammonds Field, dropping a 34-21 decision to the visiting Cherokees.
Debbie Rooney says her son’s biggest dream is to play college football.
The Gatlinburg-Pittman Highlanders were defeated in virtually every measurable way a football team can be defeated in a 34-21 loss to the Greenback Cherokees Friday night at Hammonds Field.
It doesn’t take long for things to get out of control.
The King’s Academy improved to 2-0 Friday night, riding a huge first-half offensive performance to a big win over the visiting Hancock County Indians (0-2), 49-14.
It was nearly as bad a situation as Spencer Cross could find himself in.
The The King’s Academy defense that held Sunbright to just two touchdowns in Week 0 is a scheme the Lions didn’t even use until midseason last year.
When Gary Householder coached football at Seymour, he said he liked to be up by three or four touchdowns at halftime.
A big tournament is always easier the second time around.
Benny Hammonds warned his team all summer that Cocke County wouldn’t be an easy opponent to start the season with.
It’s been a decade since the McNelly-Whaley Motor Company decided to start sponsoring the Sevier County high school golf tournament.
It was all about the Pigeon Forge Tigers’ success in a 71-0 season-opening trouncing of the Cosby Eagles on Friday night at Raymond Large Field.
Sevier County closed the Bearette Soccer Invitational on Saturday with a 5-2 win over William Blount.
A home-run offense and a defense that has grown up over the last year got The King’s Academy off to a strong start on Friday.
Among all the offseason changes at Sevier County — including the departure of long-time coach Steve Brewer and arrival of Division I quarterback recruit Deuce Wallace — the revamped defense may be the most overlooked.
Despite a performance plagued by penalties and injuries, Gatlinburg-Pittman rallied from two touchdowns down to beat Cocke County, 49-42, on Friday night.
Albert Werner put Gatlinburg-Pittman up by two scores late with a quarterback keeper and the Highlanders held on for a 49-42 victory over Cocke County on Friday.
There was a new quarterback, new coach and new defense on the field for Sevier County.
It was a 71-0 Pigeon Forge show in a huge win over the Cosby Eagles at Raymond Large Field on Friday night.
The streak is over.
Getting two shots at superpower Maryville last season was a chance for Sevier County to measure itself against one of the state’s best teams.
When they were roommates and teammates at Carson-Newman, Todd Loveday and Adrian Watson took their football seriously.
The 2013 season was a record-breaking one for Pigeon Forge.
When the polar vortex hit Ohio this winter, Jerry Cooper had some time off.
It’s impossible to miss the football makeover at The King’s Academy.
In a rematch of last year’s district championship, Seymour still had too many weapons for Sevier County.