Which of the four TSSAA options for high school football is best? Actually it’s Option 5.
Adjusted schedules for fall sports at Emory & Henry are not yet complete, but the school plans for them to be fully loaded when finalized, the college’s sports information director said Monday.
If the TSSAA Board of Control selects football season Option No. 1 or No. 2 on Wednesday, it could produce a Wild West scenario of teams scrambling to secure non-region games that benefit their programs financially.
The announcement of the first allowable date of competition came as part of the conference’s adjustment in back-to-sports plans necessitated by the coronavirus pandemic.
In 1981, J.J. Kelly won the school’s only state championship in football — and no one saw it coming. Kelly was, after all, a baseball school.
Football has long been a staple in Gate City and a great source of pride for many. Great players and coaches have roamed the halls of the school, but one man made the Blue Devils into a powerhouse.
Virginia-Wise’s revised football schedule for 2020 is a 10-game slate featuring five games at home and five on the road.
On a rainy September night in 1969 off Highway 66 about three miles south of Rogersville, tragedy struck the Warriors football team.
GRAY — The Daniel Boone community has come together with an outpouring of support for Trailblazers football player Nate Rader, who was seriously injured after falling down an embankment while doing yard work Monday.
While the TSSAA presented four options to member schools Wednesday as contingency plans, it also held out hope football season could still begin on time.
Football coaches often talk about taking what the defense gives you. It’s time for the TSSAA — and everybody — to adopt that mindset when dealing with athletics and the global pandemic.
The TSSAA announced Tuesday that “based on the extension of the governor's order, football and girls soccer cannot begin their seasons as originally scheduled.”
High school football season could be delayed by at least two weeks because of Gov. Bill Lee’s order to extend Tennessee’s state of emergency to Aug. 29.
Longtime Clinch Valley — now Virginia-Wise — football coach Bill Ramseyer: “I literally still dream about it sometimes. It was a great year.”
More and more high schools in Southwest Virginia are adding internet sports radio play-by-play broadcasts.