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High school football playoffs Round 2

High school football playoffs continue tonight with second round action across the state. We have a complete schedule on our website but here are the match-ups for tonight’s area action. In Class 4A, 11-0 Anderson County hosts 9-2 Elizabethton in what will likely be the biggest challenge faced so far …

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Mr. Football finalists to be announced Monday

(TSSAA)  The Tennessee Titans Mr. Football Awards will be presented to the top 16 backs and linemen in eight classifications of the Tennessee Secondary School Athletic Association on Monday, November 27, 2017, at Nissan Stadium in Nashville.  For the 16th consecutive year, the top kicker in the state will be recognized with …

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AC’s Martin a Mr. Football semifinalist…here’s why

Anderson County junior quarterback Stanton Martin is a semifinalist for the Tennessee Titans Mr. Football Awards. The awards will be presented to the top football players in nine classifications of Tennessee high school football on Monday, November 27, at Nissan Stadium in Nashville. Martin led the Anderson County Mavericks to their …

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High School Fishing Tennessee Open on Norris Lake November 18th

The Anderson County Tourism Council is hosting the first High School Fishing Tennessee Open on Norris Lake with Fishing League Worldwide (FLW) and The Bass Federation on Saturday, November 18th. Registration is at Anderson County Park at 5:30 pm Friday, November 17th. Take off will be at Anderson County Park on Saturday at 7:30 am and the weigh-in is …

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TSSAA announces A.F. Bridges winners for District 2

For the 18th consecutive year, The A.F. Bridges Awards program includes awards for School System Administrator of the Year, Principal of the Year, Athletic Director of the Year, Female Coach of the Year, Male Coach of the Year, Official of the Year, and Contributor of the Year. The awards recognize …

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XFS: Jones dominates in Lone Star State

(MRN) Erik Jones rolled to his third victory of the season on Saturday night at Texas Motor Speedway – starting from the pole, winning the first two stages, leading a race-high 142 laps and completing a season sweep on the mile-and-a-half Fort Worth oval. Jones took his last lead of …

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