Victory Formation

The week 9 Victory Formation

Last week, I looked at all 94 counties that play high school football and how each stood record-wise.

This week, I broke down each region and which teams are the favorites to win their respective leagues.

I also took a stab at predicting which teams will make the playoffs in each classification with three weeks remaining in the regular season:

Class 1A

Region: 1-1A

Region Teams: (5): Cloudland, Cosby, Jellico, North Greene and Unaka.

Combined Region Record: 8-8, .500

Combined Overall Record: 16-16, .500

Region Leader: Cloudland has wrapped up the region title and has won 23 straight region games and seven consecutive region titles (2015-21).

My Four 1-1A Playoff Teams In Alphabetical Order: Cloudland, Jellico North Greene and Unaka

 

Region: 2-1A

Region Teams: (7): Coalfield, Greenback, Harriman, Midway, Oakdale, Oliver Springs and Sunbright.

Combined Region Record: 13-12, .520

Combined Overall Record: 23-23, .500

Region Leader: Coalfield won another region title by beating Greenback Friday. The Yellow Jackets have won 10 region games in a row.

My Four 2-1A Playoff Teams In Alphabetical Order: Coalfield, Harriman, Midway and Oakdale.

Region: 3-1A

Region Teams: (5): Copper Basin, Lookout Valley, Sale Creek, South Pittsburg and Whitwell

Combined Region Record: 4-4, .500

Combined Overall Record: 11-18, .379

Region Leader: South Pittsburg is undefeated in the region and has won 10 straight region games.

My Four 3-1A Playoff Teams In Alphabetical Order: Copper Basin, Sale Creek, South Pittsburg and Whitwell.

Region: 4-1A

Region Teams: (4): Clay County, Gordonsville, Jo Byrns and Red Boiling Springs.

Combined Region Record: 4-4, .500

Combined Overall Record: 19-10, .655

Region Leader: Clay County and Gordonsville are ranked No. 5 and No. 7, respectively, and are still undefeated in the region. They meet in Gordonsville next week to decide the region title. 

Note: All four 4-1A teams will make the playoffs.

Region: 5-1A

Region Teams: (7): Collinwood, Cornersville, Eagleville, Fayetteville, Huntland, Moore County and Wayne County.

Combined Region Record: 12-12, .500

Combined Overall Record: 22-25, .468

Region Leader: Fayetteville. The defending 1A runner-up won the region title last week with a win over Cornersville.

My Four 5-1A Playoff Teams In Alphabetical Order:   Cornersville, Eagleville, Fayetteville and Moore County.

 

Region: 6-1A

Region Teams: (7): Bruceton, Dresden, Gleason, McEwen, McKenzie, Perry County and South Fulton.

Combined Region Record: 13-11, .542

Combined Overall Record: 28-23, .549

Region Leader: McKenzie. The Rebels are ranked No. 3 in 2A and are undefeated so far. A win over McEwen in Week 11 gives them the region crown.

My Four 6-1A Playoff Teams In Alphabetical Order: Dresden, McEwen, McKenzie and Gleason.

Region: 7-1A

Region Teams: (6): Greenfield, Halls, Humboldt, Lake County, Peabody and West Carroll.

Combined Region Record: 9-9, .500

Combined Overall Record: 18-20, .474

Region Leader: Peabody. The Golden Tide are winners of 42 straight games, which is the longest streak in the state. A win over West Carroll in the last week of the regular season gives them another region championship.

My Four 7-1A Playoff Teams In Alphabetical Order: Humboldt, Lake County, Peabody and West Carroll.

Region: 8-1A

Region Teams: (6): Bluff City, Booker T. Washington, MASE, Middleton, Middle College and Westwood.  

Combined Region Record: 10-6, .625

Combined Overall Record: 14-18, .438

Region Leader: Middle College and BTW are tied for the region lead and will play for the region title in Week 10.

My Four 8-1A Playoff Teams In Alphabetical Order: Bluff City, BTW, MASE and Middle College.

Class 2A

Region: 1-2A

Region Teams: (4): Cumberland Gap, Hampton, Happy Valley and South Greene.

Combined Region Record: 5-5, .500

Combined Overall Record: 16-13, .552

Region Leader: South Greene. The Rebels have wrapped up the region title for the second straight season.

Note: All four 1-2A teams will make the playoffs.

Region: 2-2A

Region Teams: (5): Monterey, Oneida, Rockwood, Wartburg and York Institute.

Combined Region Record: 6-4, .600

Combined Overall Record: 17-16, .515

Region Leader: Monterey. The Wildcats are the only undefeated team in the region at 2-0 and will face Oneida for the region title on Friday.

My Four 2-2A Playoff Teams In Alphabetical Order: Monterey, Oneida, Rockwood and York Institute.

Region: 3-2A

Region Teams: (6): Bledsoe County, Marion County, Meigs County, Polk County, Tellico Plains and Tyner.

Combined Region Record: 9-8, .529

Combined Overall Record: 27-12, .692

Region Leader: Meigs County (No. 1) and Marion County (No. 4) will clash in Week 11 for the region title.

My Four 3-2A Playoff Teams In Alphabetical Order: Bledsoe County, Marion County, Meigs County and Tyner.

Region: 4-2A

Region Teams: (6): East Robertson, Harpeth, Trousdale County, Watertown, Westmoreland and Whites Creek.

Combined Region Record: 10-10, .500

Combined Overall Record: 21-23, .477

Region Leader: Trousdale County and Watertown are both undefeated and play for the region title in Week 11.

My Four 4-2A Playoff Teams In Alphabetical Order:  East Robertson, Trousdale County, Watertown and Westmoreland.

Region: 5-2A

Region Teams: (6): Cascade, Forrest, Loretto, Mt. Pleasant, Richland and Summertown.

Combined Region Record: 9-9, .500

Combined Overall Record: 26-17, .605

Region Leader: Forrest. The Rockets won the region title after knocking Cascade from the ranks of the unbeaten in Week 7.

My Four 5-2A Playoff Teams In Alphabetical Order: Cascade, Forrest, Richland and Summertown.

Region: 6-2A

Region Teams: (6): Adamsville, East Hickman, Hickman County, Lewis County, Riverside and Scotts Hill.

Combined Region Record: 10-10, .500

Combined Overall Record: 26-18, .591

Region Leader: Lewis County and Riverside are both undefeated at 3-0 in the region and face off for region supremacy in the regular-season finale.  

2020 My Four 6-2A Playoff Teams In Alphabetical Order: Adamsville, East Hickman, Lewis County and Riverside.   

Region: 7-2A

Region Teams: (6): Camden, Gibson County, Houston County, Huntingdon, Union City and Westview.

Combined Region Record: 10-9, .526

Combined Overall Record: 20-23, .465

Region Leader: Westview. With a 49-30 win over Huntingdon last Friday, the Chargers clinched the region title.

My Four 7-2A Playoff Teams In Alphabetical Order: Camden, Huntingdon, Union City and Westview.

Region: 8-2A

Region Teams: (9): Fairley, Freedom Prep, Hillcrest, KIPP Academy, MAHS, Manassas, Mitchell, MLK Prep and Oakhaven.

Combined Region Record: 24-19, .558

Combined Overall Record: 30-28, .517

Region Leader: Fairley and MAHS are both undefeated in the region and play for title in Week 11.

My Four 8-2A Playoff Teams In Alphabetical Order: Fairley, Freedom Prep, MAHS and Mitchell.

Class 3A

Region: 1-3A

Region Teams: (5): Chuckey Doak, Claiborne, Johnson County, Unicoi County and West Greene.

Combined Region Record: 6-5, .545

Combined Overall Record: 16-18, .471

Region Leader:  Unicoi County and West Greene are both undefeated in the region and play for the region title on Friday.

My Four 1-3A Playoff Teams In Alphabetical Order: Chuckey Doak, Johnson County, Unicoi County and West Greene.

Region: 2-3A

Region Teams: (6): Alcoa, Austin East, Gatlinburg Pittman, Northview Academy, Pigeon Forge and Union County.

Combined Region Record: 9-7, .562

Combined Overall Record: 20-21, .488

Region Leader: Alcoa won their ninth straight region title and has won 50 straight region games, which is second statewide only to Maryville.

My Four 2-3A Playoff Teams In Alphabetical Order: Alcoa, Austin East, Gatlinburg Pittman and Pigeon Forge.

Region: 3-3A

Region Teams: (6): Brainerd, Kingston, Loudon, McMinn Central, Signal Mountain and Sweetwater

Combined Region Record: 10-9, .526

Combined Overall Record: 25-18, .581

Region Leader: Both Loudon (No. 2) and Kingston (No. 8) are undefeated in the region and will decide the region title in Week 11.

My Four 3-3A Playoff Teams In Alphabetical Order: Kingston, Loudon, McMinn Central and Signal Mountain.    

Region: 4-3A

Region Teams: (5): Cannon County, Community, Giles County, Grundy County and Sequatchie County.

Combined Region Record: 5-4, .556

Combined Overall Record: 17-14, .548

Region Leader: Giles County and Sequatchie County are both undefeated and will decide the region title on Friday in Dunlap.

My Four 4-3A Playoff Teams In Alphabetical Order: Cannon County, Community, Giles County and Sequatchie County.   

Region: 5-3A

Region Teams: (5): East Nashville, Jackson County, Maplewood, Smith County and Stratford.

Combined Region Record: 7-7, .500

Combined Overall Record: 15-21, .417

Region Leader: East Nashville and Smith County will collide in Week 11, with the winner taking the region.

My Four 5-3A Playoff Teams In Alphabetical Order: East Nashville, Jackson County, Smith County and Stratford.   

Region: 6-3A

Region Teams: (7): Cheatham County, Fairview, Stewart County, Sycamore, Waverly, White House Heritage and White House.

Combined Region Record: 14-14, .500

Combined Overall Record: 27-25, .519

Region Leader: White House. The Blue Devils need one more region win to clinch their first region title since 2017.

My Four 6-3A Playoff Teams In Alphabetical Order: Fairview, Waverly, White House and White House Heritage.  

Region: 7-3A

Region Teams: (6): Bolivar, Bolton, Covington, Dyersburg, Millington and Ripley.

Combined Region Record: 10-8, .556

Combined Overall Record: 23-17, .575

Region Leader: Dyersburg. The Trojans will wrap up a region title with a win over Millington on Friday.

My Four 7-3A Playoff Teams In Alphabetical Order: Covington, Dyersburg, Millington and Ripley.   

Region: 8-3A

Region Teams: (7): Douglass, Hamilton, Memphis Business Academy, Memphis East, Raleigh Egypt, Sheffield and Trezevant

Combined Region Record: 15-13, .536

Combined Overall Record: 20-31, .392

Region Leader: There is a three-way tie for first place as Memphis East, Raleigh Egypt and Trezavant are all 4-0. The region title won’t be settled until the last week of the regular season.

My Four 8-3A Playoff Teams In Alphabetical Order: Memphis East, Raleigh Egypt, Sheffield and Trezevant.

Class 4A

Region: 1-4A

Region Teams: (6): Elizabethton, Grainger, Greeneville, Seymour, Sullivan East and Volunteer.

Combined Region Record: 10-10, .500

Combined Overall Record: 28-17, .622

Region Leader: Greeneville. The No. 1 Greene Devils are region champions for the first time since 2018.

My Four 1-4A Playoff Teams In Alphabetical Order: Elizabethton, Greeneville, Seymour and Volunteer.

Region: 2-4A

Region Teams: (6): Anderson County, Carter, Fulton, Gibbs, Scott and South Doyle.

Combined Region Record: 10-9, .526

Combined Overall Record: 22-22, .500

Region Leader: Anderson County. The Mavericks won their fifth consecutive region title in week seven.

My Four 2-4A Playoff Teams In Alphabetical Order: Anderson County, Carter, Fulton and South Doyle.

Region: 3-4A

Region Teams: (7): Chattanooga Central, East Hamilton, East Ridge, Hixson, Red Bank, Sequoyah and Soddy Daisy.

Combined Region Record: 15-14, .517

Combined Overall Record: 20-28, .417

Region Leader: East Hamilton. The Hurricanes can capture the region title with a Week 10 win over Red Bank.

My Four 3-4A Playoff Teams In Alphabetical Order: Chattanooga Central, East Hamilton, Hixson and Red Bank.

Region: 4-4A

Region Teams: (6): Cumberland County, DeKalb County, Macon County, Livingston Academy, Stone Memorial and Upperman.

Combined Region Record: 10-10, .500

Combined Overall Record: 25-19, .568

Region Leader: Upperman. The Bees can cement a region title on Friday with a win at DeKalb County.

My Four 4-4A Playoff Teams In Alphabetical Order: DeKalb County, Macon County, Stone Memorial and Upperman.

Region: 5-4A

Region Teams: (9): Creek Wood, Glencliff, Greenbrier, Hillwood, Lawrence County, Marshall County, Montgomery Central, Pearl Cohn and Tullahoma.

Combined Region Record: 24-23, .511

Combined Overall Record: 35-30, .538

Region Leader: Tullahoma. The No. 2 team in 4A is the region champion for a second straight season.

My Four 5-4A Playoff Teams In Alphabetical Order: Marshall County, Montgomery Central, Pearl Cohn and Tullahoma.  

Region: 6-4A

Region Teams: (6): Chester County, Hardin County, Jackson South Side, Lexington, Liberty and McNairy Central.

Combined Region Record: 10-10, .500

Combined Overall Record: 17-25, .405

Region Leader: Hardin County. The No. 5 Tigers are the region champions for the first time since 2019.

My Four 6-4A Playoff Teams In Alphabetical Order: Chester County, Hardin County, Jackson South Side and Lexington.   

Region: 7-4A

Region Teams:(6): Crockett County, Haywood, Jackson North Side, Milan, Obion County and South Gibson.

Combined Region Record: 9-9, .500

Combined Overall Record: 22-19, .537

Region Leader: Haywood. The Tomcats can clinch the region title with a win at South Gibson on Friday.

My Four 7-4A Playoff Teams In Alphabetical Order: Haywood, Jackson North Side, Milan and South Gibson.

Region: 8-4A

Region Teams: (6): Craigmont, Fayette Ware, Kirby, Melrose, Ridgeway and Wooddale.

Combined Region Record: 9-9, .500

Combined Overall Record: 25-19, .568

Region Leader: Four teams in Fayette Ware, Kirby, Ridgeway and Wooddale are all tied at 2-1 in the region and it will come down to the last week of the regular season before the title is decided.

My Four 8-4A Playoff Teams In Alphabetical Order: Fayette Ware, Kirby, Ridgeway and Wooddale.

Class 5A

Region: 1-5A

Region Teams: (5): Cherokee, Daniel Boone, David Crockett, Morristown West and Tennessee High.

Combined Region Record: 6-5, .545

Combined Overall Record: 14-19, .424

Region Leader: David Crockett. The Pioneers are region champions for the second year in a row.

My Four 1-5A Playoff Teams In Alphabetical Order: Daniel Boone, David Crockett, Morristown West and Tennessee High.

Region: 2-5A

Region Teams: (6): Cocke County, Heritage, Knoxville Central, Knoxville Halls, Knoxville West and Sevier County.

Combined Region Record: 9-9, .500

Combined Overall Record: 20-24, .455

Region Leader: Both Knoxville teams in Central and West are both 3-0 in the region and will settle the region title in Week 11.

My Four 2-5A Playoff Teams In Alphabetical Order: Knoxville Central, Knoxville Halls, Knoxville West and Sevier County.

Region: 3-5A

Region Teams: (6): Campbell County, Clinton, Karns, Lenoir City, Oak Ridge and Powell.

Combined Region Record: 11-10, .524

Combined Overall Record: 25-20, .556

Region Leader: Powell. The No. 3 Panthers are region champions for the second time in three seasons.

My Four 3-5A Playoff Teams In Alphabetical Order: Campbell County, Karns, Oak Ridge and Powell.

Region: 4-5A

Region Teams: (5): Howard, McMinn County, Ooltewah, Rhea County and Walker Valley.

Combined Region Record: 6-6, .500

Combined Overall Record: 14-19, .424

Region Leader: Rhea County. The Golden Eagles are back-to-back region champions.

My Four 4-5A Playoff Teams In Alphabetical Order: McMinn County, Ooltewah, Rhea County and Walker Valley.

Region: 5-5A

Region Teams: (7): Green Hill, Hillsboro, Hunters Lane, Mt. Juliet, Station Camp, White County and Wilson Central.

Combined Region Record: 15-15, .500

Combined Overall Record: 31-24, .564

Region Leader: Green Hill (No. 7) and Station Camp (No. 5) are both 4-0 and will fight for the region title in Week 10.

My Four 5-5A Playoff Teams In Alphabetical Order: Green Hill, Mt. Juliet, Station Camp and Wilson Central.

Region: 6-5A

Region Teams: (6): Columbia, Franklin County, Lincoln County, Nolensville, Page and Spring Hill.

Combined Region Record: 10-10, .500

Combined Overall Record: 18-26, .409

Region Leader: Page. The No. 2 Patriots have won their third region title in the last four seasons.

My Four 6-5A Playoff Teams In Alphabetical Order: Columbia, Franklin County, Nolensville and Page.

Region: 7-5A

Region Teams: (6): Henry County, Kenwood, Northeast, Northwest, Portland and Springfield.

Combined Region Record: 9-9, .500

Combined Overall Record: 19-28, .404

Region Leader: Springfield. The Yellow Jackets can clinch their first 5A region title with a win over Portland in Week 10.

My Four 7-5A Playoff Teams In Alphabetical Order: Henry County, Kenwood, Portland and Springfield.

Region: 8-5A

Region Teams: (6): Brighton, Dyer County, Memphis Central, Memphis Overton, Munford and Southwind.

Combined Region Record: 15-14, .517

Combined Overall Record: 27-23, .540

Region Leader: Memphis Central and Munford are both undefeated in region play and will determine the region title in Week 11.

My Four 8-5A Playoff Teams In Alphabetical Order: Brighton, Dyer County, Memphis Central and Munford.

Class 6A

Region: 1-6A

Region Teams: (6): Dobyns Bennett, Jefferson County, Morristown East, Science Hill, West Ridge and William Blount.

Combined Region Record: 9-9, .500

Combined Overall Record: 22-21, .512

Region Leader: Science Hill and Jefferson County will decide the region title on Friday as both are currently undefeated in region play at 3-0.

My Four 1-6A Playoff Teams In Alphabetical Order: Dobyns Bennett, Jefferson County, Science Hill and West Ridge.

Region: 2-6A

Region Teams: (6): Bearden, Bradley Central, Cleveland, Farragut, Hardin Valley and Maryville.

Combined Region Record: 9-9, .500

Combined Overall Record: 24-18, .571

Region Leader: Maryville. The No. 2 Rebels will look to win their 21st consecutive region title with a win over No. 5 Bradley Central in Week 11.

My Four 2-6A Playoff Teams In Alphabetical Order: Bradley Central, Cleveland, Farragut and Maryville.

Region: 3-6A

Region Teams: (5): Coffee County, Cookeville, Lebanon, Shelbyville and Warren County.

Combined Region Record: 6-6, .500

Combined Overall Record: 14-20, .412

Region Leader: Lebanon. The Blue Devils have capped off a region title in a new-look region this season.

My Four 3-6A Playoff Teams In Alphabetical Order: Coffee County, Lebanon, Shelbyville and Warren County.

Region: 4-6A

Region Teams: (6): Blackman, Oakland, Riverdale, Rockvale, Siegel and Stewarts Creek.

Combined Region Record: 9-8, .529

Combined Overall Record: 29-11, .725

Region Leader: Oakland and Riverdale. Both teams are undefeated and ranked (Oakland is No. 1, Riverdale No. 4) and will decide the region title in this week’s Battle of the Boro.

My Four 4-6A Playoff Teams In Alphabetical Order: Oakland, Riverdale, Rockvale and Stewarts Creek.

Region: 5-6A

Region Teams: (6): Beech, Clarksville, Gallatin, Hendersonville, Rossview and West Creek.

Combined Region Record: 10-10, .500

Combined Overall Record: 21-23, .477

Region Leader: Hendersonville. The No. 9  Commandos won their third straight region title this year.

My Four 5-6A Playoff Teams In Alphabetical Order: Beech, Clarksville, Gallatin and Hendersonville.

Region: 6-6A

Region Teams: (7): Antioch, Cane Ridge, Dickson County, Nashville Overton, LaVergne, McGavock and Smyrna.

Combined Region Record: 13-12, .520

Combined Overall Record: 19-31, .380

Region Leader: Cane Ridge. The Ravens are region champions for the first time since 2019.

My Four 6-6A Playoff Teams In Alphabetical Order: Cane Ridge, Nashville Overton, McGavock and Smyrna.

Region: 7-6A

Region Teams: (6): Brentwood, Centennial, Franklin, Independence, Ravenwood and Summit.

Combined Region Record: 12-12, .500

Combined Overall Record: 27-21, .563

Region Leader: Summit. The defending Class 5A state champions moved to a new classification and immediately won a region title.

My Four 7-6A Playoff Teams In Alphabetical Order: Brentwood, Independence, Ravenwood and Summit.

Region: 8-6A

Region Teams: (8): Arlington, Bartlett, Collierville, Cordova, Germantown, Houston, Whitehaven, White Station.

Combined Region Record: 20-20, .500

Combined Overall Record: 34-30, .531

Region Leader: Collierville. The undefeated and No. 8 ranked Dragons have won their first region title since 2004.

My Four 8-6A Playoff Teams In Alphabetical Order: Collierville, Germantown, Houston and Whitehaven.

Division II-A

Region: DII-A East

Region Teams: (5): Friendship Christian, King’s Academy, Lakeway Christian, MTCS and Webb School.

Combined Region Record: 5-5, .500

Combined Overall Record: 15-20, .429

Region Leader: MTCS. The Cougars can claim the region title with a win over Friendship Christian in Week 11.

My Four DII-A East Playoff Teams In Alphabetical Order: Friendship Christian, King’s Academy, Lakeway Christian and MTCS.

Region: DII-A Middle

Region Teams: (6): Clarksville Academy, Columbia Academy, DCA, Franklin Grace, Mt. Juliet Christian and Nashville Christian.

Combined Region Record: 7-7, .500

Combined Overall Record: 26-17, .605

Region Leader: The top two teams in DII-A, Nashville Christian and DCA, will meet in Week 11 to determine the region champ.

My Four DII-A Middle Playoff Teams In Alphabetical Order: Clarksville Academy, DCA, Franklin Grace and Nashville Christian.

Region: DII-A West

Region Teams: (7): FACS, Fayette Academy, Harding Academy, Jackson Christian, Tipton Rosemark, Trinity Christian and USJ.

Combined Region Record: 12-7, .632

Combined Overall Record: 21-22, .488

Region Leader: USJ. The Bruins are the No. 3 team in DII-A can win the region title with a victory over Trinity Christian on Friday.

My Five DII-A West Playoff Teams In Alphabetical Order: FACS, Jackson Christian, Trinity Christian and USJ.

Division II-AA

Region: DII-AA East

Region Teams: (7): Boyd Buchanan, CAK, Chattanooga Christian, Knoxville Grace, Knoxville Webb, Notre Dame and Silverdale.

Combined Region Record: 13-13, .500

Combined Overall Record: 25-21, .543

Region Leader: Knoxville Webb. The Spartans cliched their first region title since 2016 by beating Silverdale last Friday.

My Five DII-AA East Playoff Teams In Alphabetical Order: Boyd Buchanan, CAK, Chattanooga Christian, Knoxville Webb and Silverdale.

Region: DII-AA Middle

Region Teams: (6): BGA, CPA, Davidson Academy, FRA, Goodpasture and Lipscomb Academy.

Combined Region Record: 9-8, .529

Combined Overall Record: 27-17, .614

Region Leader: The top two teams in DII-AA in Lipscomb Academy (No. 1) and CPA (No. 2) will battle for region supremacy next week.

My Five DII-AA Middle Playoff Teams In Alphabetical Order: BGA, CPA, Davidson Academy, Goodpasture and Lipscomb Academy.

Region: DII-AA West

Region Teams: (4): ECS, Lausanne, Northpoint Christian and St. George’s.

Combined Region Record: 2-2, .500

Combined Overall Record: 17-8, .680

Region Leader: The No. 3 ranked Lausanne Lynx can win the region title with a win over Northpoint Christian in the regular season finale.

My Three DII-AA West Playoff Teams In Alphabetical Order: ECS, Lausanne, Northpoint Christian

Division II-AAA

Region: DII-AAA East/Middle

Region Teams: (6): Baylor, Father Ryan, Knoxville Catholic, MBA, McCallie and Pope Prep.

Combined Region Record: 9-9, .500

Combined Overall Record: 31-12, .721

Region Leader: McCallie. The top-ranked Blue Tornado won their second region title in three years and will be shooting for their third straight state title.

Note: All six DII-AAA East/Middle will make the playoffs.

Region: DII-AAA West

Region Teams: (6): Brentwood Academy, Briarcrest, Christian Brothers, Ensworth, MUS and St. Benedict.

Combined Region Record: 9-6, .600

Combined Overall Record: 27-16, .628

Region Leader: Both Briarcrest and Ensworth are both undefeated in the region and ranked as Briarcrest is No. 2 and Ensworth is No. 4 and the winner in week 11 will be region champions.

Note: All six DII-AAA West teams will make the playoffs.

First wins of season

The following eight schools grabbed their first win of the 2021 season on Friday:

Oliver Springs (1-4) beat Sunbright 42-0

Wartburg (1-5) beat Jellico 19-14

Dickson County (1-6) beat La Vergne 44-34

Hillwood (1-6) beat Glencliff 49-18

Wayne County (1-5) beat Huntland 16-0

Happy Valley (1-6) beat Johnson County 24-6

Grundy County (1-5) beat Whitwell 12-10

Morristown East (1-6) beat Cocke County 42-7

 

No longer undefeated

The following six schools were knocked from the unbeaten ranks in Week 8:

Gordonsville (7-1) lost to Trousdale County 28-24

Tyner (6-1) lost to Marion County 23-0

Unicoi County (7-1) lost to Cloudland 28-0

Montgomery Central (7-1) lost to Tullahoma 37-7

Silverdale (6-1) lost to Knox. Webb 31-19

CPA (7-1) lost to Oakland 27-24

 

Call us region champions

The following seven teams wrapped up region titles with Week 8 wins:

Coalfield: 2-1A

Westview: 7-2A

Tullahoma: 5-4A

Powell: 3-5A

Page: 6-5A

Cane Ridge: 6-6A

Summit: 7-6A

There are now 18 region titles that have been decided. Here are the other 11:

Cloudland: 1-1A

South Greene: 1-2A

Forrest: 5-2A

Alcoa: 2-3A

Greeneville: 1-4A

Anderson County: 2-4A

Hardin County: 6-4A

Rhea County: 4-5A

Hendersonville: 5-6A

Collierville: 8-6A

McCallie: DII-AAA East/Middle

 

Contact Donovan at dstewart@mainstreetmediatn.com and follow him on Twitter at Examine_Stew

Donovan Stewart is entering his 26th season covering high school football and his 10th year of covering the entire state of Tennessee. He is also the Media Director for the Tennessee Football Coaches Association (TnFCA).

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