The air was filled with curiosity, concern and hope for West’s coach Alvin Sanders as three aspects of the game Friday night unfolded.
There’s usually one specific play that someone can point to as the turning point of a football game.
At halftime, the Morristown West Trojans looked as if they were in trouble against Morristown East in the 12th annual Citizen Tribune Kickoff Classic.
Two years ago in the Citizen Tribune Kickoff Classic, Morristown East let penalties get in the way of a potential victory over Morristown West.
Morristown West scored three touchdowns in the fourth quarter Friday night to come from behind and deal cross-town rival East a 31-20 setback in the Citizen Tribune Kickoff Classic in the 50th Morristown City Championship.
Morristown West enters the 2021 season with renewed energy in Class 5A after struggling the last four seasons in Class 6A.
There will be a lot of familiar faces when Morristown East takes the field Aug. 20 against Morristown West.
It’s back and better than ever.
Tickets are now on sale for the 2021 Citizen Tribune Kickoff Classic, scheduled for Aug. 20 at 7 p.m. at Burke-Toney Stadium.
MARYVILLE – It took just six plays for Morristown East to get rolling on Friday night against Heritage in their second and final scrimmage of the offseason.
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Jefferson County’s game on Friday night against Morristown West could not have come at a better time for the Patriots.
KNOXVILLE – Offense wasn’t the biggest question coming into this season for the Tennessee Volunteers.
RUTLEDGE – Grainger wraps up its 2021 football season this Friday night as they play host to the Claiborne Bulldogs.
Morristown West’s wide receiver Jase Rumph had big goals in mind and was looking forward to making a splash coming into his senior season.
DANDRIDGE — The last time the Jefferson County Lady Patriots were in a region championship was 2014. Sophie Swann’s goal changed that Tuesday night.
Morristown West took control in Tuesday’s Inter Mountain Athletic Conference cross country meet, finishing in first place in both the boys’ and girls’ events.
The Morristown West Trojans gear up for their last game of the regular season against rival Jefferson County this Friday at Leroy Shannon Field.