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 ...

Blackman High Football Managers

Blackman High Football Managers

Kylie Tarver, Sports Editor

January 23, 2019

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

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

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...

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...

The Biggest Game of the Season

The Biggest Game of the Season

Ashlee Jarrett, reporter

September 22, 2017

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...

NFL Divisional Round Recap

Ethan Morrow, Section Editor

January 29, 2016

Here are a few quick hits from this weekend’s NFL playoff action. -The Arizona Cardinals defeated the Green Bay Packers 26-20 in OT after a late Hail-Mary by Aaron Rodgers forced extra time. -The New England Patriots downed the Kansas Chiefs 27-20 behind Rob Gronkowski’s two touchdowns in his...