The Rhea County High School Eagles improved to 9-1 overall and
kept their record in District 6-AAA perfect at 5-0 with their 45-16 win over the Stone Memorial
Panthers in Crossville on Friday.
Two first half touchdowns by Rhea quarterback Austin
Dotson, a 39-yard field goal by Wyatt Maerki and a 25-yard touchdown pass from Dotson to Noel
Patterson helped the Eagles take a 23-3 lead at the half.
Two second half touchdowns by
Dimitrius Patterson and a late score by Darrell Manis secured the easy win for the
The game concludes their regular season and the Eagles will host the first round
playoff game next Friday at Eagle Stadium. It is undetermined who they will play at this time, but
check in with The Herald-News website, Facebook page and Twitter on Saturday, Nov. 2 for a complete
For further details, see the Wednesday, Nov. 6, edition of The