1997 Class 4A Football Playoffs

November 7 - December 6, 1997

State Champion

Pearl Cohn High School

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Tournament Schedule/Results

Day Date Time # Matchup Location
Friday Nov 7 7:00 PM Game 101 Cocke Co. 8, Tennessee 7
Friday Nov 7 7:00 PM Game 102 Daniel Boone 28, Morristown West 19
Friday Nov 7 7:00 PM Game 103 Elizabethton 49, Greeneville 16
Friday Nov 7 7:00 PM Game 104 Morristown East 20, Sullivan South 7
Friday Nov 7 7:00 PM Game 105 Maryville 35, Hixson 6
Friday Nov 7 7:00 PM Game 106 East Ridge 48, Knoxville West 7
Friday Nov 7 7:00 PM Game 107 Rhea Co. 42, Knoxville Halls 15
Friday Nov 7 7:00 PM Game 108 Cleveland 27, Anderson Co. 24
Friday Nov 7 7:00 PM Game 109 Tullahoma 17, Cheatham Co. 6
Friday Nov 7 7:00 PM Game 110 Springfield 31, Hillwood 21
Friday Nov 7 7:00 PM Game 111 Whites Creek 16, Antioch 0
Friday Nov 7 7:00 PM Game 112 Pearl Cohn 42, Shelbyville 0
Friday Nov 7 7:00 PM Game 113 Dyersburg 38, Memphis East 12
Friday Nov 7 7:00 PM Game 114 Trezevant 22, J. North Side 9
Friday Nov 7 7:00 PM Game 115 Hardin Co. 21, Raleigh Egypt 7
Friday Nov 7 7:00 PM Game 116 Fairley 14, Lexington 0
Friday Nov 14 7:00 PM Game 201 Cocke Co. 29, Daniel Boone 25
Friday Nov 14 7:00 PM Game 202 Elizabethton 12, Morristown East 7
Friday Nov 14 7:00 PM Game 203 Maryville 42, East Ridge 14
Friday Nov 14 7:00 PM Game 204 Rhea Co. 19, Cleveland 14
Friday Nov 14 7:00 PM Game 205 Springfield 16, Tullahoma 7
Friday Nov 14 7:00 PM Game 206 Pearl Cohn 30, Whites Creek 0
Friday Nov 14 7:00 PM Game 207 Dyersburg 21, Trezevant 14
Friday Nov 14 7:00 PM Game 208 Hardin Co. 20, Fairley 19
Friday Nov 21 7:00 PM Game 301 Elizabethton 29, Cocke Co. 6
Friday Nov 21 7:00 PM Game 302 Maryville 37, Rhea Co. 7
Friday Nov 21 7:00 PM Game 303 Pearl Cohn 28, Springfield 0
Friday Nov 21 7:00 PM Game 304 Dyersburg 28, Hardin Co. 13
Friday Nov 28 7:00 PM Game 401 Maryville 42, Elizabethton 21
Friday Nov 28 7:00 PM Game 402 Pearl Cohn 40, Dyersburg 0
Saturday Dec 6 3:30 PM Game 501 Pearl Cohn 36, Maryville 16 Clinic Bowl @ Vanderbilt

Participating Schools

Anderson Co.
Antioch
Cheatham Co.
Cleveland
Cocke Co.
Daniel Boone
Dyersburg
East Ridge
Elizabethton
Fairley
Greeneville
Hardin Co.
Hillwood
Hixson
Jackson North Side
Knoxville Halls
Knoxville West
Lexington
Maryville
Memphis East
Morristown East
Morristown West
Pearl Cohn
Raleigh Egypt
Rhea Co.
Shelbyville
Springfield
Sullivan South
Tennessee High
Trezevant
Tullahoma
Whites Creek

Championship Venue

 

Tucker Stadium

Tennessee Tech University's Tucker Stadium has been home to the TSSAA State Football Championships since 2009.

The 16,500 seat stadium features a synthetic playing surface and is located about three miles from I-40.

Tucker Stadium was built in 1966 and is named in tribute to longtime Golden Eagle coach Wilburn Tucker.

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Spectator Information

Ticketing

Tickets are $12 for school-age children and older and are good for one day only. Ticket sales locations are located on both the East and West sides of the stadium. The Will Call booth is located on the West side of the stadium between Gates #2 and #3. Mobile tickets are available for purchase in advance at https://gofan.co/tssaa. Gates will open one hour prior to the first game of the day.

Parking

Parking is $10 per vehicle (cash only). Signage and volunteers will directly drivers to numerous lots reserved for spectators. Free shuttles will be available to transport spectators from more distant parking areas to the stadium.

Stadium Policies

Weapons, coolers, whistles, air canisters and pop-up tents are prohibited in Tucker Stadium Tennessee Tech is a tobacco free campus. Smoking is prohibited unless in a personal vehicle.

Artificial noisemakers that Tucker Stadium security personnel deem a public safety risk, public nuisance and/or otherwise negatively impact the game or the spectator experience are prohibited inside Tucker Stadium and on the Tennessee Tech campus. Drones are not permitted to be flown anywhere in the vicinity of the stadium.

Handicap Accessibility

Primary handicap parking is on the Northwest side of Tucker Stadium and patrons should enter this parking area from 12th Street. Wheelchair bound patrons sitting on the West side of Tucker Stadium (home side) should enter through Gate 2 and the wheelchair ramp is on the North side of West Stadium with seating along the front rail of the stadium. Wheelchair bound patrons sitting on the East side of Tucker Stadium (visitors side) should enter through Gate 4 and the wheelchair ramp is on the South side of East Stadium with seating along the front rail of the stadium.

Area Information

Visit CookevilleChampions.com for hotel, restaurant, and other area information.

Media Information

Media outlets inquiring about credentialed access to the championships should contact Matthew Gillespie or complete the online credential request form.

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