An excited Justin Price said to WLAF, “We start spring practice today!” Price begins his ninth season at the helm of what has become a very successful high school football program. The coach passes along some important dates.Here are dates to remember:
Thursday, May 16, is a scrimmage against Sevier County at CC that starts at 6:00 pm.
Tuesday, May 21, is a practice scrimmage against Gatlinburg Pittman at Carson Newman’s Burke-Tarr Stadium. It starts at approximately 5:30 pm.
Thursday, May 23 , is the Blue and Orange game at CC starting at 1:30 pm.
Here is the 2019 schedule:
CCHS opens the season at home on August 23 with Cocke County out of Newport followed by a road game at Straw Plains against Carter on August 30.
The region schedule begins on September 6 at home with the Oak Ridge Wildcats followed the week later with Seymour at Dossett Stadium. September 20 takes the Cougars to Corryton and a date with the Gibbs Eagles.
The second-half of the ’19 slate pits the Cougars against the Beavers at Karns on September 27 with a home date the week after and Powell on October 4.
Action resumes from the bye week, October 11, with the Fulton Falcons on October 18 on Pat Kerr Field. It marks the final home game of the regular season.
The schedule wraps up on the road at Clinton October 25 and at West on November 1.
WLAF and the B & M Tires Sports Network will again bring you all the live radio and televised coverage of every CCHS game in the new year. In 2019, it marks the 45th year of live coverage of Campbell Football on WLAF. (WLAF NEWS PUBLISHED – 05/06/2019-8AM)