Category Archives: Honaker


Patrick Henry to host Honaker at Emory & Henry College

Photo credit: SWVA Photography #8 Honaker (5-5) vs. #1 Patrick Henry (10-0) A first round matchup in Region 1D features a regular season rematch between two district champions. The Black Diamond District champion Honaker Tigers are set to take on the Hogoheegee District Patrick Henry Rebels on the turf of Fred Selfe Stadium at NicewonderField on the campus of Emory and Henry College on Friday night. Both teams come into this first round matchup after ending the regular season on two totally different notes.… Read the rest

Ridgeview defeats Honaker, clinches top seed in Region 2D

The Ridgeview Wolfpack football team had one thing on their minds on Friday night.  Defeat Honaker and clinch the top seed in the Class 2, Region D playoffs.  The outcome was never in doubt. The Wolfpack scored early and often over the course of the game’s first half and demolished the Honaker Tigers 61-14.  Ridgeview scored on its first three offensive plays and their first nine possessions overall. Trenton Adkins continued to add touchdowns and yardage to his already impressive resume. … Read the rest

Wolfpack, Tigers meet with huge playoff implications at stake

Ridgeview Wolfpack (7-2) VS. Honaker Tigers (5-4) When:  Friday, November 8 at 7:00 p.m. Where:  The Ridge, Rose Ridge, Va. Series all time:  Ridgeview leads 3-1 (Last meeting Ridgeview defeated Honaker 58-13 on November 2, 2018 in Honaker, Va.) The Ridgeview Wolfpack and Honaker Tigers will meet atop Rose Ridge on Friday night with a lot at stake for both squads.  The Wolfpack are looking for the top seed in Region 2D and home field advantage that comes with it. … Read the rest

Honaker set to battle Northwood

Northwood (1-7) at Honaker (4-4) Doug Hubbard and the Honaker Tigers looks to bounce back on Senior Night at Fuller Field against the Northwood Panthers on Friday. The Tigers made the trip to Glade Spring a week ago to do battle with Region 1D’s best in the Patrick Henry Rebels. Mark Palmer’s squad pummeled Honaker by a score of 49-21. Trevor Dye led the Honaker rushing attack with 70 yards. Isaac Perkins accounted for two touchdowns against the Rebels—one through the air and one on the ground.… Read the rest

Hubbard, Honaker face big test vs. Patrick Henry

Honaker (4-3) at Patrick Henry (7-0)  Doug Hubbard and his squad are riding high after a big 36-30 win last Friday in a two overtime game against Hurley. The win clinched Honaker’s first Black Diamond District championship since 2015 and its 12th in school history.  The Tigers were led by star running back Trevor Dye who racked up 100 yards and three touchdowns on the turf at Fuller Field last Friday.… Read the rest

Honaker, Hurley battle for the Black Diamond District lead

The favorite to win the Black Diamond District will most likely be the winner of this game.  A win tonight actually would give Honaker its 12th Black Diamond District title in school history and its first since 2015. However, if Hurley were able to knock the Tigers off tonight at Fuller Field, the Rebels would be in the driver’s seat for the rest of the season.  Hurley continued Austin Cooper’s impressive first year with a 47-0 shutout over Northwood last week at The Cliff.… Read the rest

Honaker hosts Tazewell for week six matchup

Tazewell Bulldogs (3-1) @  Honaker Tigers(3-1)  Date: Friday – October, 03 2019. Where: EMATS Stadium – Honaker, VA Time: 7:30 p.m. Last meeting: 10/08/2010 Honaker 35, Tazewell 07 All-time record: Tazewell leads 9-4-1 Players to watch: Tazewell– QB Gavin Nunley, WR Josiah Jordan, LB Cameron Taylor Honaker – RB Dylan Casey, RB Trevor Dye, WR/QB Chandler Hubbard, What to watch for: Tazewell: The Tazewell Bulldogs are coming off an thrilling win in Princeton.… Read the rest

Honaker to host Grundy in Black Diamond District play

Grundy (4-0) at Honaker (2-1) The winner of this matchup will be the favorite to win the Black Diamond District in 2019.  Grundy blanked East Ridge, KY a week ago 48-0 to get to 4-0 for the first time since 2016. It was the same song and dance for the Golden Wave in week four that it has been all season. The freshman fiasco, Ian Scammell, rushed for 205 yards and three touchdowns for Grundy as it returned from Pike County a victor. … Read the rest

Twin Valley Hosts Honaker in BDD Matchup

Honaker (1-1) at Twin Valley (1-1) The Honaker Tigers look to get back into the win column this week as they travel to Oakwood to take on Black Diamond District foe Twin Valley.  Doug Hubbard’s squad fell a week ago to the Castlewood Blue Devils in a 26-24 contest that gave Castlewood head coach Chris Lark the first victory of his coaching career. It was the first time the Blue Devils knocked off Honaker since 2016 and the first time that Castlewood has been victorious at Fuller Field since 1991.… Read the rest

Coal Bowl IX: Honaker Tigers at Lebanon Pioneers

  It’s that wonderful time of the year when football returns to Harry Stuart Field. Kickoff is scheduled for 7:00 pm in Lebanon, as the season will begin  with Coal Bowl IX. Coach Michael Webb and his Pioneers will play host to Coach Doug Hubbard’s Honaker Tigers. Lebanon fans have declared this game to be their Black Out Game as all Pioneer fans are asked to wear black. Both teams have enjoyed some success in preseason action.… Read the rest