In 44 years over various classifications, a team from District 1 has made an appearance in the semifinals 20 times. The record going into Friday’s game? One win, 18 losses.
Dobyns-Bennett football has four sections to its storied history. Part IV is still a work in progress.
Jarrett Guarantano has endured insults and injury during a topsy-turvy junior season. He persevered, and on Saturday night he threw for 415 yards and two touchdowns to lead Tennessee to a 24-20 victory over Missouri.
Senior Mikey Culbertson intercepted a pass deep in the end zone with 28 seconds remaining and J.I. Burton edged Chilhowie 12-7 on Saturday in the VHSL Region 1D semifinals at Carl Smith Stadium.
J.I. Burton knocked off Chilhowie 12-7 on Saturday at Carl Smith Stadium in Wise to earn its 10th straight win and clinch a berth in next weekend's Region 1D championship game against Patrick Henry.
Vanderbilt needed just 13 seconds to quash any hopes East Tennessee State had of an upset.
The defense put together a vintage performance against Pittsburgh, and Hendon Hooker threw for 153 yards and two touchdowns to lead No. 25 Virginia Tech to a 28-0 victory Saturday.
Tennessee has won three consecutive games to bounce back from a 1-4 start. The Vols have allowed a total of 20 points over their last 10 quarters and believe they still have plenty of room for improvement.
The Panthers and Hokies both enter with a chance to capture the Coastal Division, although the crown won’t be determined until after Virginia Tech’s game at Virginia.
ETSU and Vanderbilt face off Saturday at 3:30 p.m. in Nashville. The SEC Network is televising the schools’ first meeting on the football field.
The defending state champion G-Men (10-2) avenged an early-season, 37-35 loss at Mitchell Stadium and moved on to next week’s Region 2D championship game against Wise Central.
With a heavy blanket of fog covering Wolfpack Stadium, Central fought to a 14-7 win over Mountain 7 District co-champion Ridgeview in the Region 2D semifinals on Friday night.
Dobyns-Bennett’s dream season came to an end at the hands of mighty Maryville on Friday night at J. Fred Johnson Stadium.
The defending Class 2 state champion G-Men (10-2) traveled to Big Stone Gap Friday night and trounced Union 48-7 in the Region 2D semifinals.Graham's win at Bullitt Park avenged an early season loss to the Bears on their home turf in Bluefield and
Here are your final scores from high school football playoff action in Tennessee and Southwest Virginia on Friday, Nov. 22