Star: Isaiah Robinson runs 22 times for 102 yards and a 23-yard TD.
All Tennessee kickoffs at 7 p.m. local time
Not even being lined up opposite a 300-pound defensive tackle strikes as much fear in Ryan Turner's heart as the idea of having to speak up in the team huddle.
Isaiah Robinson has consistently had good games throughout the season, amassing more than 1,300 yards through the regular season.
Need to add the Georgia teams once the bracket is out
The star: Hixson senior running back Isaiah Robinson ran a career-high 36 times for 202 yards and two touchdowns.
TSSAA kickoffs at 7 p.m. local time; Georgia games at 7:30
Evensville is over the mountain from Dunlap, but former Sequatchie County football coach Mike Zeller is coming back close to the area where he lived and coached for three years.
Since its inception, the TSSAA football playoff six-classification format has created controversy. But it can also produce intriguing matchups, and this year there's a chance for several area rematches in the first two rounds alone.
After just a year on the job, Shane Roberson has stepped aside as baseball coach at Hixson High School.
The TSSAA announced its high school football playoff brackets Saturday morning and 20 Chattanooga-area teams qualified for the playoffs. First-round games kickoff on Friday and the postseason culminates with the BlueCross Bowl state championship games, to be played Dec. 5-7 at Tennessee Tech University.
Rhea County has clinched the District 6-AAA championship and will be in the Class 5A playoffs.
The last Friday of Tennessee's high school football regular season has numerous coaches changing their postgame rituals.
Storyline: The District 7-AA championship is on the line. Signal can take it with a win while Sequatchie would need to win and Grundy County beat Notre Dame to get it.
(Coaches are invited to make nominations. Send an e-mail to Ward Gossett at firstname.lastname@example.org by 6 p.m. each Saturday.)