Tennessee High School Football Championships
Hosted by the City of Cookeville
November 30-December 2, 2017
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Championship Schedule

Date Time Division/Class Matchup
Thu. 11:00 AM Class 1A Championship Greenback 42, Cornersville 21 Results  
Thu. 3:00 PM Class 3A Championship Alcoa 31, Covington 20 Results  
Thu. 7:00 PM Class 5A Championship Knoxville Catholic 45, Beech 28 Results  
Fri. 11:00 AM Class 2A Championship Union City 27, Tyner 21 Results  
Fri. 3:00 PM Class 4A Championship Greeneville 54, Springfield 13 Results  
Fri. 7:00 PM Class 6A Championship Maryville 42, Cane Ridge 7 Results  
Sat. 11:00 AM Division II-A Championship Friendship Christian 34, DCA 10 Results  
Sat. 3:00 PM Division II-AA Championship Lausanne 41, Notre Dame 13 Results  
Sat. 7:00 PM Division II-AAA Championship Brentwood Academy 28, MBA 14 Results  

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


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 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.

Participating Schools

Brentwood Academy
Cane Ridge
Friendship Christian
Knoxville Catholic
Notre Dame
Union City

Digital Tickets

Purchase advanced tickets online! Simply show the ticket on your smartphone at the gate.

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Live Video

Watch live and on-demand broadcasts of TSSAA championship events on the NFHS Network.

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