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TSSAA football championship previews

(TSSAA press release) The stage is set for the 2019 BlueCross Bowl in Cookeville. Eighteen teams will meet over Dec. 5-7 at Tennessee Tech’s Tucker Stadium to decide state championships in each for nine classes. Visit www.TSSAAsports.com for a full schedule, advanced tickets, spectator information and more. For those unable to …

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Tennessee Titans Mr. Football Award winners announced

(TSSAA press release) Tennessee’s best high school football players for 2019 were recognized at the Tennessee Titans Mr. Football Awards dinner hosted by the Tennessee Titans. More than 400 people, including the honorees, their families, coaches, school administrators and members of the media from all parts of the state, attended …

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High school football, basketball round-ups

Editor’s note: This story has been corrected to reflect that the Clinton boys’ basketball team beat Heritage on Saturday, 67-57. We regret the error. The Tennessee high school football championships are set for its public schools after semifinal action on Friday. In Class 1A, Greenback advanced to the title game …

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TSSAA issues semifinal preview

(TSSAA press release) Twelve games will be held across the state this week to determine the final 12 participants in the 2019 BlueCross Bowl next week in Cookeville. Learn more about the event, purchase tickets and view information about the teams at www.TSSAAsports.com/football. The full scoreboard, brackets and schedules for the …

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High school football quarterfinal scores

The high school football playoffs reached the quarterfinal round on Friday. In Class 1A, Greenback shut out Oliver Springs, 35-0, ending the Bobcats’ season with a record of 10-3. Greenback will host South Pittsburg in one semifinal Friday, with the winner to face either Lake County or Huntingdon next week …

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High School basketball scores

High School basketball is ramping back up, and several area squads were in action on Saturday. At William Blount High School, the Clinton Lady Dragons were beaten by the Lady Govs, 59-53, and then lost to Walker Valley in their second game of the day. The Dragon boys also got …

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