It's Friday night and that means it's prep football time in Rutherford County. NewsRadio WGNS' Bryan Barrett has a preview of tonight's broadcast game and a look at the other games involving our county teams...
It's called the Backyard Brawl for a reason. Blackman entertains Riverdale in the 20th meeting between these two natural rivals. The Warriors hold a 13-6 edge in the series and the Blaze coach David Watson fully expects to get their best...
Riverdale dominated the first 10 games of the series, winning each year and twice in the playoffs. But Riverdale coach Ron Aydelott knows the Blaze have won six of the last eight meetings, including the last four in a row...
Both teams are 1-and-1. Riverdale is coming off a 34-20 loss at Franklin while Blackman kicked a field goal as time expired to defeat McCallie 44-42. NewsRadio WGNS will have coverage beginning with the Thompson Services Friday Night Thunder Pregame Show at 6pm. The DIRECTV by EnterSource Pregame Show begins at 6:30 with kickoff of State Farm Prep Football at 7pm.
AROUND THE COUNTY:
Siegel at Oakland (Monte Hale, Jr. will have in-game reports)
Smyrna at Coffee Co.
La Vergne at Columbia
Franklin Co. at Stewarts Creek
East Robertson at Eagleville
MTCS at Jo Byrns