Blackman defeated Hendersonville High School Friday night with a score of 38-7. With this win, The Blaze advance to the second round of the TSSAA playoffs.
Offensive Stat Leaders: Connor Mitchell (#6) had 162 rushing yards for 3 touchdowns. Jordan Brown (#4) added 74 rushing yards for 1 touchdown. Luke Hayes (#17) added the final touchdown of the night for The Blaze. Thomas Burks (#80) connected on all 5 extra point attempts and his only field goal try of the night.
Defensive State Leaders: Matthew Hall (#10) recorded 4 tackles. Adonis Otey (#1) and Jamis Carson (#8) each added three tackles. Qadir (#2) and Patton (#5) added 2 tackles each.
The Blaze return to Rutherford County this Friday night to face the Oakland Patriots. The game will be at Oakland High School with a start time of 7:00pm.