Gary Rankin claims win No. 400 in Alcoa’s rout of Pigeon...

Gary Rankin’s 400th career win as a head coach was wrapped up well before the final whistle. Alcoa was dominant on defense and efficient on...

High school football top performers: Week 4

Rivalries across East Tennessee came to a head in Week 4 of the high school football season, producing some heroic moments and stellar individual...

Maryville keeps Gary Rankin waiting on 400th win with late surge

Gary Rankin will have to wait at least one more week to claim his 400th career win. Behind a pair of late takeaways and a...

Bearden’s defense stifles South-Doyle in victory

Bearden High School exited the locker room at halftime knowing that it was facing a quarterback that has not seen much time under center. The...

Gary Rankin goes for 400th win in continuation of Alcoa-Maryville rivalry

The first of Gary Rankin’s 399 career victories came in 1983 in his second year at Smith County High School against rival Gordonsville. Thirty-four years...

High school football top performers: Week 3

It was not the prettiest night for football, with storms coming and going across the area, but that did not stop these athletes from...

‘Ironman’ Austin Shuler lifts South-Doyle past Gibbs

A slew of injuries placed South-Doyle High School with quite the uphill climb. The Cherokees entered their Region 2-5A opener against Gibbs on Friday with...

Farragut stays composed, downs Morristown West in home opener

The snap sailed over Gavin Wilkinson’s head, but he never panicked. Instead, the sophomore scooped the ball off the ground, eluded a pair of...

South-Doyle looks to overcome injuries, claim first win

South-Doyle High School entered the season with high expectations, ones that had them thinking about winning a state championship in Cookeville this season. Injuries, however,...

High school football top performers: Week 2

Week 2 of the high school provided some huge stat lines across the area. Two athletes make this list for the second consecutive week,...