Stone Memorial High School 2800 Cook Road Crossville, TN 38571 When: 8 p.m. ET.
Last week: The Eagles defeated the East Hamilton Hurricanes in dramatic fashion,
landing a 27-24 signature win at home in non-district action, while the Stone Memorial Panthers lost
to White County 22-7 in District 6-AAA play. Had the Panthers won, this week’s contest with the
Eagles would have been for a district title. Since Stone Memorial lost, the Eagles locked up the
District 6-AAA championship.
Series History: The Eagles and Panthers’ varsity teams
have never played, only freshmen teams.
SMHS 2012 Record: The Panthers are also new to
District 6-AAA. Prior to this year, they were in District 4-AA with powerhouses such as Alcoa and
CAK. The Panthers finished 2-9 a year ago.
SMHS Head Coach: Mark Wattenbarger is in his fifth
year as the Panthers’ head coach and has compiled a 19-33 record.
further details of the preview, see the Wednesday edition of The Herald-News.