Abingdon head football coach Garrett Amburgey describes senior Braiden Mock as “the epitome of a team player.”
Abingdon and Holston will host VHSL playoff games on Friday, while Patrick Henry will travel to Twin Springs for a second round game on Saturday. In all, 10 area teams are still playing football heading into this weekend.
There are nine Virginia playoff games and one from Tennessee that will be played tonight and on Saturday in the area. Who will advance, and who will call it a season and pull out the basketballs? Find out by checking out the prep football predictions from the Bristol Herald Courier sports staff.
Emory & Henry senior running back Devontae Jordan ranks second among all NCAA III players in rushing and all-purpose yards per game. Jordan’s circuitous journey to the top is just as impressive.
Check out the predictions for the high school football games being played tonight and Saturday in far Southwest Virginia and Northeast Tennessee.
Jordan Ezell likes to live on the edge.
Here are predictions for the 13 high school football games that will be played on Friday night in the Bristol Herald Courier's coverage area in Southwest Virginia and Northeast Tennessee.
Emory & Henry senior running back Devontae Jordan embarked on a grueling mission this past summer.
Both Tennessee High and David Crockett are mourning the losses of beloved individuals who died last Sunday. They will meet tonight for a football game in Jonesborough with hopes to giving both communities reason to smile.
Thirteen high school football games are on the slate tonight in Southwest Virginia and Northeast Tennessee. Five other games will not be played due to COVID-19 protocols. See who the Bristol Herald Courier sports staff expects to win each of tonight's games.
Mickey Rogers, the star running back on Gate City’s 1974 VHSL Group AA state championship football team, died on Wednesday at the age of 64.
Check out predictions for 17 high school football games being played in Northeast Tennessee and Southwest Virginia tonight.
Three high school football games are being played in the area tonight. See who are the favorite to finish on top according to the Bristol Herald Courier sports staff.
North Carolina Wesleyan officials announced on Saturday that this game had been rescheduled for Sunday.
Check out the predictions for 13 high school football games slated to be held across far Southwest Virginia and Northeast Tennessee tonight and Saturday.
Union is the favorite to claim the Mountain 7 District this season, with defending champion Abingdon close behind.
Grundy went 5-2 last season – played in the spring of 2021 due to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic – as the Golden Wave ended the campaign on a three-game winning streak. Will those winning ways continue for the defending Black Diamond District champions?
Connor Beeson and J-Kwon McFail give Patrick Henry a potent one-two punch at both running back and in the defensive secondary as the Rebels aim for an eighth straight winning season.
It was a familiar scene for football fans of the Abingdon Falcons.
The heat, humidity and heavy hitting that accompany preseason practices test the will of every high school football player, but it’s a challenge Patrick Henry linebacker Bobby Cline doesn’t decline.
Eleven high school football games will be played on Friday night. See who the experts at the Bristol Herald Courier picked to reign supreme.