High School Football Top Performers: Week 1

Week 1 of the high school football season is in the books. Here are the top performers from this week’s action: Isaiah Cobb, Maryville When it...

Hardin Valley stays in playoff hunt with last-second victory over Farragut

In a matter of moments, the Hardin Valley student section went from sitting in stunned silence to storming the field. The Hawks, needing a victory...

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...

High school football top performers: Semifinals

With the semifinals of the TSSAA high school football playoffs wrapped up, here are some of the top performers from Friday: Will Orren, Maryville The senior...

West defense stands tall again, stifles Powell

West High School’s defense is not lacking any confidence. Just ask Zach Stokes. “We’re like Alabama’s defense,” the senior nose guard told 865 Preps. “That’s how...

Derek Hunt era begins with win over Catholic behind Isaiah Cobb

MARYVILLE — New coach, same result. The Derek Hunt era at Maryville High School began with a marquee matchup between two of the best teams...

‘We don’t break’: Central fights its way into playoffs with OT...

In the span of one year, Central went from Class 4A state runner-up to a team everyone counted out. Injuries seemingly derailed a promising season,...

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...

Maryville downs Oakland, advances to state title game

In the span of 365 days, Maryville High School has suffered more defeats at the hands of Oakland than it had in the previous...

High school football top performers: Week 8

With Week 8 of the high school football season in the books, here are some of the top performers from this week’s action: Breeden Gilbert,...