Sullivan East turned its football program over to J.C. Simmons.
Mike Locke is stepping down while stepping up.
Mike Locke said his goals for 2019 are fairly simple.
BLUFF CITY — Needing a win on the road Friday to keep pace with the top two teams in Region 1-4A, the Sullivan South Rebels got a huge effort from senior quarterback Luke Pollack in a 39-0 win over Sullivan East on the Patriots’ senior night.
BLUFF CITY — In a game played on a water-logged field and marred by penalties, Grainger earned a hard-fought 36-26 Region 1-4A victory over determined Sullivan East on Friday night.
BLUFF CITY — Anytime a football team can come into enemy territory and sneak home with a win, it's a noteworthy experience.
BLUFF CITY—Unbeaten through the regular season a year ago, Johnson County turned in a familiar performance Thursday night in a 14-0 non-conference win over homestanding Sullivan East.
High school football season is here, and one of the opening-night acts will be held in Bluff City.
Elizabethton is carrying more confidence after a win over Daniel Boone.
CORRYTON — Trey Mullins scored on a 3-yard run with one second left in the game, giving Gibbs a 21-20 victory over David Crockett in a non-conference high school football game on Friday night.
BLUFF CITY — Once again, Elizabethton tracked down its prey quickly and efficiently.
Elizabethton spent the last two seasons in the Class 3A ranks with a great deal of success.
Sullivan East football coach Mike Locke fondly remembers last year’s nine-win team as an apex predator that would feed off of momentum like a shark swarming to blood in the water.
BLUFF CITY — Sullivan East kept the formula the same and used a running attack mixed with timely passes to open the season with a 34-7 win over Johnson County on Thursday.