Tough Night in the Atomic City

Brandon Norton and Austin Breeden chase down the Wildcat quarterback.

Brandon Norton and Austin Breeden chase down the Wildcat quarterback.

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

Eagles Defeat Red Devils, 36-0.

Preston Booth turns up field for an Eagle touchdown.

Preston Booth turns up field for an Eagle touchdown.

As rivalries go, Gibbs and Halls has always been a tough battle even though the Red Devils have come out on top practically every time the teams have met. But Friday night, decades worth of frustrations were released as the Eagles defeated Halls, 36-0. Continue reading

Eagles drop first district game to Mavericks.

Cory Curington cuts the AC defender.

Cory Curington cuts the AC defender.

Following game 3 of the 2013 season felt kind of like the first two games of the season. Gibbs had played one game but it felt like each half was a different game within itself. One half of solid play and one half of something else. Continue reading