At this stage of the high school football season, every team carries reasons to believe it can go further.
Also in the NET Notes: Heavy rains in the Murfreesboro area caused poor field conditions at Siegel Soccer Complex and, with more rain in the forecast, the TSSAA pushed the state soccer tournament to next week.
Area football teams set their sights each season on reaching the playoffs. But having a first-round home game usually means a great deal in terms of advancing.
Which game provides the best ticket purchase Friday, David Crockett vs. Tennessee High or Greeneville vs. Elizabethton?
Although Dobyns-Bennett football has a tradition of high expectations, the Indians weren’t pegged as a title threat going into the season. But a gnarly defense is rewriting the script for 2019.
Name dropping is a little different for Cade Larkins these days. Buffalo Bills quarterback Matt Barkley was dropped a notch on the nation’s all-time high school passing yardage list, thanks to Larkins.
Going into the season, Science Hill, Farragut and Hardin Valley were the among the teams most people were picking to win the Region 1-6A football league. Heading into Week 5, things look different.
High school football season kicks off Aug. 23 for most teams, so let’s take our annual trip on the Grand Tour. This journey could be taken by a high school football fan while catching a top game each week — along with getting a well-rounded look at Northeast Tennessee’s teams.
Getting off to a good start in some sports isn’t that big of a deal. But with only 10 games to prove your postseason worth in football, a slow start can be extremely difficult to overcome.
Football teams participated in their first official practices Monday, and most people would say this is the 50th anniversary of the high school playoffs in Tennessee. It’s not.
What is significant about July 22? For the die-hard high school football enthusiasts, it means the 2019 season is less than a month away.
Science Hill has a starting point for its offense that will give it an edge going into just about any game for the upcoming football season.
Among Northeast Tennessee’s 2018-19 highlights was the Boone surprise: Charlie Cole’s 321-yard, three-touchdown game that carried Boone to a 35-28 win over Science Hill.
Area baseball and softball teams are trying to wrap up conference titles and set their sights on district championships. But what lies beyond?
During their 12-game winning streak, the Lady Trailblazers allowed only 12 runs. They posted seven shutouts, outscoring their opponents 101-12 during the stretch.