Enough with the hype, the Wolves are ready to howl.
West Ridge head coach Justin Hilton first began the process of blending the talents from Sullivan South, Sullivan Central and Sullivan North into one unit way back in December.
Finally, it’s time to play ball.
The countdown to the inaugural season opener for West Ridge is on. Peyton Greene is anxious to take the field for the Wolves.
BLOUNTVILLE, Tenn. – It will be hard to top Eli Topping’s first look at the West Ridge High School football field.
It came on Thursday morning during the Wolves’ first-ever fall sports media day. It was also the first time most of them had ever seen their new home.
“I have not [been here],” said Topping, a former Sullivan South student, who is now a senior running back and linebacker for the Wolves. “I have seen pictures of it, but this is awesome, this has exceeded my expectations. I have been dying to get out there, this place is just beautiful.”
The West Ridge Wolves are busy preparing for the first football season in school history.
Justin Hilton had already put together a plan just in case he was the choice to be the first head football coach at West Ridge. He got the good news this week and is ready to put that plan into place.
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