Area Sports

GHS/SCHS POST-SEASON FOOTBALL AWARDS

GHS/SCHS POST-SEASON FOOTBALL AWARDS GIVENS, SHEPPERSON TSWA ALL-STATE SELECTIONS Smith County High School’s Jaylon Shepperson and Gordonsville High School’s Braxton Givens were selected to the Tennessee Sports Writers Association’s (TSWA) All-State teams for Class 3A and Class 1A respectively. Both local products proved to be among the elite in the Upper Cumberland and the state’s…

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FB QUARTERFINALS: SM. CO. AT RED BANK

FB QUARTERFINALS: SM. CO. AT RED BANK The Smith County High Owls (9-3) will make their seventh ever high school football quarterfinal playoff appearance, Friday night, when they travel to Chattanooga for a battle against the Red Bank High Lions (10-2). Smith Co. narrowly conquered the visiting Loudon Redskins last Friday night at Owl Stadium.…

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OWLS & TIGERS ADVANCE TO 2ND ROUND

OWLS & TIGERS ADVANCE TO 2ND ROUND Round two of the high school football playoffs will be on deck for the Smith County High Owls and the Gordonsville High Tigers, Friday night. The Owls and the Tigers will host their round two battles after scoring impressive victories last week.   SMITH COUNTY The Loudon Redskins…

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GIVENS – MR. FOOTBALL SEMI-FINALIST

GIVENS – MR. FOOTBALL SEMI-FINALIST Gordonsville High football running back Braxton Givens has been selected as one of five semifinalists for the Tennessee Titans Mr. Football award in Class 1A. The nomination comes after Givens accumulated 1,921 yards on 288 carries in the 2017 high school football regular season. The junior rusher is averaging over…

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1ST ROUND PLAYOFF GAMES – GHS/SCHS

1ST ROUND PLAYOFF GAMES – GHS/SCHS Smith County High’s Owl Stadium and Gordonsville High’s Turney Ford Field will both play host to at least one high school football game this season. Both the Smith Co. Owls (7-3) and Gordonsville Tigers (6-4) clinched their respective region titles last Friday night. The teams earned the right to…

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