Independence High School Football

Independence High School Football

Independence
High School

DateOppenentResult
8/18Oakland
7:00pmLocation: Thompson's Station, TN
8/25@ Summit
7:00pm Location: Franklin, TN
9/1Centennial
7:00pmLocation: Franklin, TN
9/8@ Hillsboro
7:00pmLocation: Nashville, TN
9/15Franklin
7:00pmLocation: Thompson's Station, TN
9/22BYE
7:00pmLocation:
9/29Brentwood
7:00pmLocation: Thompson's Station, TN
10/6CPA
7:00pmLocation: Thompson's Station, TN
10/12@ Dickson Co.
7:00pmLocation: Dickson, TN
10/20Memphis East
7:00pmLocation: Thompson's Station, TN
10/27@ Ravenwood
7:00pm Location: Brentwood, TN

Ravenwood’s defense smothers Independence

Ravenwood’s defense smothers Independence
By SAM McGAW | Photos By DEB SCALLY If the cliché defense wins championships is true, then Ravenwood is heading in the right direction. The Raptors (10-2) punched their tickets to the Class 6A quarterfinals Friday with a 34-7 win at home against Independence (6-6). Ravenwood held the Eagles to 203 total yards and forced ...
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GAME OF THE WEEK: Late touchdown lifts Independence past Smyrna

GAME OF THE WEEK: Late touchdown lifts Independence past Smyrna
HUNTINGTON LEARNING CENTER GAME OF THE WEEK By MADISON BROWDER | Photos by STEVE WHEELER Friday’s Class 6A opening-round battle between Independence and Smyrna ended in dramatic fashion. With Smyrna leading 13-7 midway through the fourth quarter, Independence defensive back T.J. Sheffield intercepted a pass to breathe life into the Eagles’ offense. The takeaway paid ...
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Ravenwood grinds past Independence for region title

Ravenwood grinds past Independence for region title
HUNTINGTON LEARNING CENTER GAME OF THE WEEK By SAM McGAW | Photos by KINDELL BUCHANAN With muddy field conditions, a steady downpour and temperatures in the 40s, the Ravenwood Raptors had the perfect storm to feed running back Jordan Smith Friday. It’s safe to say he ate and had seconds. The sophomore bruiser rushed for ...
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Independence cruises to second straight victory

Independence cruises to second straight victory
Independence captured its second straight victory Friday with a 42-10 demolition of Memphis East. Running back Troy Henderson led the charge with 12 carries for 189 yards and three touchdowns. He had touchdown runs of 52, 44 and three yards. Quarterback Nathan Cisco passed for 225 yards, two touchdowns and three interceptions. Wide receiver Kendrell ...
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GAME OF THE WEEK: CPA demolishes Independence

GAME OF THE WEEK: CPA demolishes Independence
HUNTINGTON LEARNING CENTER GAME OF THE WEEK By JUSTIN ANDERSON | PHOTOS BY KINDELL BUCHANAN The Christ Presbyterian Academy Lions spoiled Independence’s homecoming Friday. CPA intercepted five passes and wide receiver Noah Henderson scored three touchdowns to roll Indy 55-20. “Our kids did a great job of preparing for this week,” CPA head coach Ingle ...
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GAME OF THE WEEK: Brentwood plows through Independence

GAME OF THE WEEK: Brentwood plows through Independence
By MICHAEL CURTIS | Photos by KINDELL BUCHANAN HUNTINGTON LEARNING CENTER GAME OF THE WEEK After a slow start for both teams, Brentwood’s high-powered offense pushed the Bruins to a 42-14 win over the Independence Eagles Friday. This is Brentwood’s first victory over Independence since 2012, as it snapped the Eagles’ three-game winning streak. Bruins ...
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Independence storms back late in thriller against Franklin

Independence storms back late in thriller against Franklin
By JUSTIN ANDERSON | Photos by STEVE WHEELER For a game that started sloppy, Friday’s finish between the Independence Eagles and Franklin Rebels was nothing short of spectacular. Trailing by four, the Eagles scored two touchdowns in the final 1:30 to take down the Rebels 34-20. “We felt like the whole night, it was us ...
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Independence rides Henderson past Centennial for first win

Independence rides Henderson past Centennial for first win
By MADISON BROWDER | Photos by ANDY COLLIGNON Heading into the 2017 season, the Independence Eagles had lost only one game in the past two seasons. After two games, they were still scrambling for their first win. That victory came Friday, however, as running back Troy Henderson scored three touchdowns to help take down the ...
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Summit secures program’s first win over Independence

Summit secures program’s first win over Independence
By MADISON BROWDER | Photos By KINDELL BUCHANAN The fifth-annual Border Battle saw the Summit Spartans (1-1) beating the Independence Eagles (0-2) for the first time ever, and doing so in a convincing fashion, winning 31-17. “They rallied around each other and they didn’t fold,” Summit head coach Brian Coleman said. “It started with the ...
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2017 OUTLOOK: Independence loaded with offensive firepower

2017 OUTLOOK: Independence loaded with offensive firepower
By SAM McGAW The Independence Eagles have been one of the most dominant teams in Class 5A over the last two seasons. This fall, they transition to Class 6A with a new quarterback and several defensive starters missing from last year’s state runner-up team. “We had a great offseason, great preseason and a great summer,” ...
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Farragut storms back to stun Independence

Farragut storms back to stun Independence
By CHIP CIRILLO | Photos by KINDELL MOORE COOKEVILLE – Independence’s final game in Class 5A is one it would like to forget. A 28-point lead disappeared and a 29-game win streak ended as the Eagles lost to Farragut 45-35 in the 5A final at Tennessee Tech on Friday night. The Eagles (14-1), who led 35-7 late in the ...
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Independence pumps up for title game with new video

Independence pumps up for title game with new video
WCS InFocus The Class 5A state title game is scheduled to kick off at 7 p.m. Friday at Tennessee Tech University in Cookeville, pitting defending Class 5A state champion Independence Eagles (14-0) against the Farragut High Admirals (13-1). As undefeated Independence prepares for the match, the Independence media program prepared this video capturing the excitement ...
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Coach Speak Round 4

Coach Speak Round 4
    Independence Eagles (5A) at Brentwood Bruins (5A)   Friday at 7:00 pm Independence (13-0, Region 5 #1) held on for a wild 49-46 victory over Cane Ridge after leading 49-19 early in the fourth quarter.  Quarterback, Brandon Hines, threw for 367 yards with six total touchdowns, and wide receiver, Kendrell Scurry, caught four passes for 182 yards ...
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Independence narrowly escapes Cane Ridge

Independence narrowly escapes Cane Ridge
By SAM McGAW | Photos by KINDELL MOORE Independence nearly gave away its season in the Class 5A quarterfinals Friday. After leading 49-19 early in the fourth quarter at Cane Ridge, the defending state champion Eagles needed two late defensive stands to escape with a 49-46 win. “We had the game in-hand in the third ...
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Williamson County High School Football Playoffs Week 3

Williamson County High School Football Playoffs Week 3
Nov 18, 2016 Team Time Location Brentwood Academy v Baylor 7pm Brentwood Academy Brentwood High v Centennial High 7pm Centennial CPA v Goodpasture 7pm Goodpasture Franklin High v Whitehaven High 7pm Whitehaven Independence v Cane Ridge 7pm Cane Ridge Spring Hill v Marshall Co 7pm Marshall Co Ravenwood v Cordova 7pm Cordova  
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