The Blackman Voice

The Blaze Stop the Chop

The Blaze Stop the Chop

Christian Skelton, Sports Reporter

October 4, 2019

The Blackman Blaze had an improbable come-from-behind victory at Tomahawk Stadium over the Riverdale Warriors last Friday night.   This was a huge game with both teams vying to host a Region 3-6A playoff game. Blackman came into the game with a record of 2-3, and Riverdale came into the game with a record of 4-1.   Despite the discrepancy ...

Football season in full swing

Football season in full swing

Christian Skelton, Reporter

September 30, 2019

Football season is underway, and the Blackman Blaze are looking to improve on their 1-3 start to the 2019 campaign. Although two losses this early in the season is unwelcome, the season’s goals are still attainable.  The first game against the Alcoa Tornadoes was a tough way to start out t...

Learning From Tough Losses

Learning From Tough Losses

Kylie Tarver, Sports Editor

January 18, 2019

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...

Volleyball Team Attacks Another Season

Volleyball Team Attacks Another Season

Kylie Tarver, Sports Editor

November 27, 2018

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...

Blackman Cheer Teams Place First at Competition

Blackman Cheer Teams Place First at Competition

Ashlee Jarrett, Reporter

November 20, 2017

  On Saturday, November 11th, the football coed cheerleading team and the basketball cheerleading team both earned first place trophies in the TSSAA State Cheerleading Competition.  After three years of competing, the varsity basketball cheerleading team finally placed first place ...

Blaze Advance to Round Two

Blaze Advance to Round Two

Ashlee Jarrett, Sports Reporter

November 9, 2017

After the team's victory on Friday, November 3rd against the Hendersonville Commandos with the win of 38-7, the Blaze move forward to the second round of the TSSAA state football playoffs. On Friday, November 10th at 7 p.m., the Blackman Blaze (9-2) get a chance at redemption by playing the Oakland...

Suzy Ni- Take A Dive Into The Mind of A Swimmer

Danielle Paredes, Reporter

November 6, 2017

The Blackman Girls Swim Team has a total of eight members, with Suzy Ni being one of them. We were able to hold an interview with her and dive into the mind of a swimmer. Suzy Ni is a Junior at Blackman High School and has been a member of the swim team for three years. She began taking swimm...