Today marked the official kickoff to the 2014 high school football season. Local teams gathered at Three Ridges Golf Course for the annual Knoxville Football Officials Association Media day. The event that has become a staple in the prep football calendar is also hosted by Prep Xtra.
After never have played Campbell County prior to the 2013 season, Gibbs meets the Cougars for the second time this season. Gibbs will visit Campbell County in the first round of the 2013 Class 5A playoffs on Friday, November 8. Here is some general game info. More to come. War Eagle! Continue reading
After 10 incredible weeks, the Eagles earned another opportunity Friday night. The Eagles went down Tazewell Pike and defeated the Central Bobcats, 21-14 to clinch a playoff berth. In its first season as a 5A football team, Gibbs qualified for the playoffs in dramatic fashion. Continue reading
No one said moving to District 3-AAA was going to be easy. And Friday night, the Eagles learned how true that is. Gibbs went to Oak Ridge after one of the schools biggest wins over longtime rival Halls. But Oak Ridge didn’t care about that and showed the Eagles why they are one of the states most storied programs, defeating Gibbs 57-28. Continue reading