20 Chattanooga-area high school football teams advance to Tennessee state playoffs

20 Chattanooga-area high school football teams advance to Tennessee state playoffs

October 27th, 2012 by Stephen Hargis in Local - Breaking News

Bradley County's Logan Fetzner, No. 1, tries to slip across the line of scrimmage as East Hamilton's Ryne McCoy, No. 88, left, and Matt Landey, No. 45, right, move in for the tackle.

Photo by Jake Daniels/Times Free Press.

A total of 20 Chattanooga-area high school football teams advanced to the Tennessee state playoffs in their respective classifications.

The playoffs begin next Friday, with higher-seeded team hosting, and continues until the state championship games in Cookeville the last weekend in November. A total of 10 area teams will host first-round games, including three games featuring a pair of local teams playing each other, headlined by Bradley Central traveling to McMinn County in a rematch of a wild game played last Friday.

Class 1A

Lookout Valley (5-5) at Copper Basin (7-3)

Columbia Academy (5-5) at South Pittsburg (7-3)

Class 2A

Silverdale Baptist (9-1) at Hampton (9-1)

Rockwood (6-4) at Boyd-Buchanan (9-1)

Class 3A

McMinn Central (5-5) at Alcoa (9-1)

Tyner (8-2) at Sweetwater (7-3)

Kingston (6-4) at Polk County (7-3)

Grundy County (5-5) at Cheatham County (10-0)

Class 4A

Hixson (7-3) at Notre Dame (8-2)

Page (6-4) at Signal Mountain (7-3)

Marshall County (5-5) at East Hamilton (9-1)

Class 5A

Cleveland (5-5) at Columbia (8-2)

Anderson County (5-5) at Ooltewah (7-3)

Walker Valley (5-5) at Lenoir City (8-2)

Class 6A

Bradley Central (6-4) at McMinn County (9-1)

Division II-AA

BGA (4-6) at Baylor (7-3)

St. Benedict (4-5) at McCallie (4-5)