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

Two WillCo athletes get offers from Purdue

Two WillCo athletes get offers from Purdue
In a fun twist, two local athletes could be joining one of the county’s great receivers up in Indiana. Independence receiver Chayce Bishop and Nolensville outside linebacker C.J. Ware both got offers from Purdue this week, putting them potentially in line to join former Indy standout T.J. Sheffield with the Boilermakers. Bishop and Ware both ...
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TSWA reveals Class 5A/6A All-State football selections

TSWA reveals Class 5A/6A All-State football selections
The Tennessee Sports Writers Association has unveiled its list of 2018 All-State football picks, and Williamson County was represented. For 6A, Ravenwood quarterback Brian Garcia, offensive tackle Graham Barton and defensive end Bryan Rice made the team, as did Independence receiver T.J. Sheffield. In 5A, Page’s Michael Burdick made the list as a defensive back ...
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Independence trio enjoy signing day festivities

Independence trio enjoy signing day festivities
BY CHIP CIRILLO Three Independence athletes are heading in opposite directions after signing letters of intent Wednesday. Receiver T.J. Sheffield is going north to Purdue, quarterback Nathan Cisco is headed west to Idaho and setter Emma Osterbur is pointed east to Tennessee Tech. Sheffield picked Purdue over schools like Ohio State and Penn State. He ...
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Trio of 2018 WillCo football standouts honored as finalists for Mr. Football

Trio of 2018 WillCo football standouts honored as finalists for Mr. Football
Photo (top left to right): Sheffield, Henderson, Harris-Lusk  BY CORY WOODROOF  Three standout football players from the area walked away with hardware for their 2018 performances Sunday night at the TSSAA’s Mr. Football ceremony at Nissan Stadium. A crowd of more than 400 football players, coaches, families, friends and press convened at the NFL complex ...
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Sheffield, Henderson, Harris-Lusk named 2018 Mr. Football finalists

Sheffield, Henderson, Harris-Lusk named 2018 Mr. Football finalists
Three Williamson County football players have made the final cut for the TSSAA’s Mr. Football competition. Independence wide receiver T.J. Sheffield, Christ Presbyterian wide receiver Noah Henderson and Fairview dual-threat athlete Kam Harris-Lusk have been named finalists in their respective classes. Sheffield will compete in Class 6A with Devon Starling of Cane Rid...
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Brentwood edges Independence in 2OT to move on in playoffs

Brentwood edges Independence in 2OT to move on in playoffs
STORY BY JAKE DONOVAN | PHOTOS BY ANDY COLLIGNON  Brentwood High School couldn’t have picked a more appropriate setting to avenge their lone district loss of the season. Overcoming a late rally and an early overtime deficit, the Bruins outlasted Independence High School (6-6) in a 27-24 double overtime thriller Friday evening at their home ...
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FOOTBALL ROUNDUP: CPA, Independence win big at home

FOOTBALL ROUNDUP: CPA, Independence win big at home
STORY BY KEVIN WARNER  Below are a handful of recaps of the week’s Williamson County football games.  Goodpasture at CPA The undefeated Christ Presbyterian Academy Lions (9-0) cruised to a 54-7 victory over region foe Goodpasture Christian School Friday night. The Lions jumped out to a 21-7 lead over Goodpasture in the first quarter of ...
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Independence rides explosive start to upset Brentwood

Independence rides explosive start to upset Brentwood
STORY BY CORY WOODROOF | PHOTOS BY ANDY COLLIGNON  Well, we didn’t see that coming. On a five-touchdown night for reserve quarterback Ethan Cash and with two touchdown hat tricks for receivers T.J. Sheffield and Isaiah Collier and a booming start for its defense, the Independence Eagles soared into Brentwood and pulled off the upset ...
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