Virginia Tech head coach Justin Fuente announced Sunday that Hamilton is being promoted to defensive coordinator — taking the helm of the Hokies’ defense from the retiring Bud Foster.
Saturday night at Tucker Stadium, the Cyclones didn’t leave a whisper of a doubt. Eighty-one years after the only state football championship in school history, the Cyclones crushed Springfield 30-6 in the TSSAA Class 4A finals.
On Saturday at 4 p.m. in the BlueCross Bowl, undefeated Elizabethton will battle Springfield for the TSSAA Class 4A championship.
Three local standouts have stood out on the national stage recently playing at Power Five football and Power Six basketball schools. Several others also are making their mark in Division I basketball.
Tennessee’s Eric Gray had provided glimpses of his big-play ability early in his freshman season but didn’t have much production to show for it. That all changed on a rainy Saturday afternoon.
Graham’s special teams accounted for 15 points, a defensive play set up a touchdown and the defending VHSL Class 2 champions claimed their second straight Region 2D title with a 43-14 win over Wise Central on Saturday.
Patrick Henry scored all of its points in the first half of Saturday’s Region 1D football championship game at Emory & Henry’s Fred Selfe Stadium.
Vanderbilt wants to salvage something from a disappointing football season by continuing its recent mastery of Tennessee.
Unbeaten Elizabethton earned a spot in the TSSAA Class 4A championship game with a 34-12 win over Nolensville on Friday night at Citizens Bank Stadium.
Bryce Perkins-led Virginia ended a 15-game losing streak against rival Virginia Tech on Friday with a 39-30 win that sends the Cavaliers on to the ACC title game.
Earlier this month the Hawkins County Board of Education honored several students including three members of Surgoinsville Middle School's Cross Country team who distinguished themselves at the state meet on Oct. 5.
Opportunity is pounding at the door so hard for Elizabethton that the hinges are coming loose.
Defense could be the big key this weekend in the prep regional football championships in far Southwest Virginia.
Most people like Taters, especially around Thanksgiving.
The high school football season continues this weekend with the state semifinals in Tennessee and the regional championship games in Virginia. But, for our team of pigskin prognosticators, the battle is over.