The Blackman Voice

Blackman Cheer Teams Place First at Competition

Blackman Cheer Teams Place First at Competition

Ashlee Jarrett, Reporter

November 20, 2017

Filed under Fall Sports, Showcase, Sports, Spotlights, Winter Sports

  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

Filed under Fall Sports, Showcase, Sports

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

Filed under Fall Sports, Sports, Winter Sports

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...

The Lady Blaze Made It to Sectionals

The Lady Blaze Made It to Sectionals

Ashlee Jarrett, Reporter

November 2, 2017

Filed under Fall Sports, Sports

Thursday night, October 12th the Volleyball team played their last game at sectionals in Clevland, TN and lost to Cleveland High School. The final score for the first match was 19-25, the second was 20-25, and the final was 19-25. The lady blaze finished the season with a 17-8 overall record. "I'm...

And The Award Goes To…

And The Award Goes To…

Sienna Phillips, Shamani Salahuddin, Reporters

October 26, 2017

Filed under Fall Sports, News, Showcase, Sports

At the District 7- AAA girl soccer finals, five of our very own seniors, Carly Bowen, Elise Chessor, Mallory Conlin, Alaysha Russell, and Kenzi Vetter, were recognized for a dignified season they played this year. Russell and Vetter received the 1st Team All District award. Vetter speaks about...

Lady Blaze Bowling Strike the Tournament

Ashlee Jarrett, Reporter

October 12, 2017

Filed under Sports, Winter Sports

On Sunday, September 24th the Blackman Lady Blaze Bowling team went to Tullahoma, Tennessee to participate in the Tullahoma wildcat clash. The result is that the Lady Blaze ended up winning the tournament championship. Sara Sanes placed first place overall for the series, and Baileigh Snow placed seco...

The Biggest Game of the Season

The Biggest Game of the Season

Ashlee Jarrett, reporter

September 22, 2017

Filed under Fall Sports, Showcase, Sports

On Friday Night, September 22nd, the Blackman Blaze take on The Oakland Patriots. This is the biggest game of the season, as both teams have a record of 5-0. Last week, the Blaze beat the Siegel Stars 35-3, and the Patriots beat Republic, 70-6. In 2014 the Blaze won the game 28-21, then the Patriots...

Blaze Baseball: Regular Season Champs

Ethan Morrow, Reporter

May 9, 2017

Filed under Showcase, Sports, Spring Sports

UPDATE 5/19/2017 --- HEADED TO STATE!   Blackman's baseball team is currently in the middle of a successful 2016-17 campaign. They boast an overall record of 24-12 and a district record of 15-4. Just this past Tuesday, they clinched the division title with an 11-1 victory over Riverdale. "Being...

Blaze Soccer: Kicking Through the Season

Kenzi Vetter, Reporter

April 26, 2017

Filed under Sports, Spring Sports

Midway through the season, the Blackman boys' soccer team holds a record of 4-1-2 with four wins, one tie, and two losses. After a rain delay Tuesday night, April 18th, the Blaze picked up a 4-0 victory, shutting out the Stewarts Creek Red Hawks. "We created many opportunities and defended as a...