The Blackman Voice

Sports Short: 2/9-15

Sports Short: 2/9-15

Lexi Mccutcheon, Sports Reporter

February 15, 2019


Filed under Sports

Girls Basketball  Played Riverdale High losing 63 to 56, Riverdale.  The Lady Blaze is moving on for the Regions at MTSU.    Boys Basketball   Played Riverdale High. The final score was 44 to 39, Riverdale.    Wrestling   Won the 2019 Region 5 Duel Championship...

Blackman High Football Managers

Blackman High Football Managers

Kylie Tarver, Sports Editor

January 23, 2019


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Spotlights, Student

You always hear about the football team, but do you ever hear about the football managers? The job is harder than you think. This is an insight to the hard work, effort, and time they put into it. According to the managers, however, it is all worth it in the end.  Total, there are nine managers; these i...

Learning From Tough Losses

Learning From Tough Losses

Kylie Tarver, Sports Editor

January 18, 2019


Filed under Fall Sports, Showcase, Sports

Our winning 10-1 football season was brought to an end with a 35-14 loss against Mt. Juliet. Even though the football team didn’t come out with a win, they learned from the outcome of this game.  “We learned not to underestimate our opponent because we were overlooking them  for next week’s game: u...

The 2018 Heisman Candidates

The 2018 Heisman Candidates

Megan Roth, Managing Editor

December 9, 2018


Filed under Opinions, Showcase, Sports

Coming up on December 8th the 84th annual Heisman Memorial Trophy will be awarded. The Heisman Trophy recognizes the most outstanding college football player in the U.S. and is given based on many factors such as performance, hard work, and the showing of integrity.   This year the ten athl...

Volleyball Team Attacks Another Season

Volleyball Team Attacks Another Season

Kylie Tarver, Sports Editor

November 27, 2018


Filed under Fall Sports, Showcase, Sports

Another volleyball season is now over, and the team and coaching staff is already looking at how to prepare for next year. Even though the Blackman High School volleyball team didn’t make it to the district tournament, they plan to work harder, “set” the next season into motion, and come out with...

An NFL Star Among Us

An NFL Star Among Us

Kylie Tarver and Katelyn Morrow

October 23, 2018


Filed under Alumni, Showcase, Sports, Spotlights

Former Blackman football player I’tavius Mathers is sharing his skills with our freshman football team. After six years of being away from Blackman, he returned to where it all started. Mathers went to Blackman high school and won the Mr. Football award in 2011. Winning this was a great achievement...

Season Recap: Track Running and Jumping Their Way to STATE

Season Recap: Track Running and Jumping Their Way to STATE

Ashlee Jarrett, reporter

May 24, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Spring Sports

So much happened during the 2018 track season. For starters, records were broken all season. That might explain why the BHS track team had athletes participating in so many state events today.  Senior Luke Bailey crushed the first BHS track team record of the season in the discus with a throw of 118-1 at ...