Tags: football John Battle Mountain 7 Region 2D Ridgeview SWVA Trojans VHSL Wolfpack
Ridgeview Wolfpack (5-1, 3-1 M7)
John Battle Trojans (1-5, 0-2 M7)
When: Friday, October 18 at 7:00 p.m.
Where: Battle Hill, Bristol Va.
Series all time: Ridgeview leads 3-1 (Last meeting Ridgeview defeated John Battle 24-7 on October 12, 2018 in Rose Ridge, Va.)
After a tough defeat to the Union Bears in a primetime showdown shown on locally syndicated television, the Ridgeview Wolfpack look to get back on track. … Read the rest
Tags: Blue Devils football Gate City M7 Mountain 7 Region 2D Ridgeview SWVA VHSL Wolfpack
Most patrons who showed up at the Ridge on Friday night were expecting a closely contested game between Ridgeview and Gate City.
The Blue Devils looked to grind it out on the ground, sustaining long drives and playing keep away from the high powered Ridgeview Wolfpack offense. The strategy was all for naught, however as the Wolfpack defense stymied the Blue Devils and the offense was churning on all cylinders in a dominant 42-7 final tally.… Read the rest
Tags: Class 2 football Mountain 7 Region D Ridgeview SWVA VHSL Warriors Wise Central Wolfpack
The much hyped Mountain 7 District showdown between Ridgeview and Wise Central turned into another scintillating episode of the Trenton Adkins show.
Adkins scored all six of the Wolfpack’s touchdowns on Friday night and racked up another 366 yards on the ground in the process. Through three contests, the junior has already broke the 1,000 yard mark for the season.
The Wolfpack won the district showdown in convincing fashion by a final tally of 41-20.… Read the rest
Tags: football Mountain 7 Ridgeview SWVA VHSL Warriors Wise Central Wolfpack
Ridgeview Wolfpack (2-0)
Wise Central Warriors (2-0)
When: Friday, September 13 at 7:00 p.m.
Where: Tommy McAmis Field, Norton, Va.
Series all time: Ridgeview leads 3-2 (Last meeting Ridgeview defeated Wise Central 49-14 on November 9, 2018 in Rose Ridge, Va.)
Two high octane offenses will take the field Friday night at Tommy McAmis field in Norton. The question is, will defense prevail between two rival Mountain 7 district foes, or will there be a track meet under the Friday night lights?… Read the rest
Tags: Coalfield Sports Mountain 7 playoffs Ridgeview SWVA VHSL Warriors Wise Central Wolfpack
Objective number one can be marked off the checklist for coach Rick Mullins and his Ridgeview Wolfpack team. The Wolfpack earned their first ever playoff victory on Friday night with a whooping of the Wise Central Warriors 49-14. “We talked earlier this week about making history,” Mullins said. “They wanted to get that first playoff win.”
The Wolfpack did not take long to get off to an explosive start. On the third play from scrimmage, Trenton Adkins raced 42 yards to the house. … Read the rest
Tags: John Battle Trojans Mountain 7 Union Bears
Friday marked the second consecutive week that Union took the field in a downpour, but this week’s contest ended much more favorably for the Bears. Union relied on a steady dose of Aaron Stidham and a smothering defense to shut out John Battle 12-0 to end the regular season.
It was a low scoring, defensive slugfest in muddy and rainy conditions for both squds. Union (8-2, 4-2) struck first on a 25-yard touchdown pass from Bailey Turner that found Justin Falin in the end zone to get on the board and take a 6-0 lead.… Read the rest
Tags: BDD Coalfield Sports Honaker Mountain 7 Ridgeview SWVA Tigers VHSL Wolfpack
Ridgeview Wolfpack (8-1)
Honaker Tigers (5-4)
When: Friday, November 2 at 7:30 p.m.
Where: Fuller Field at EMats Stadium, Honaker, Va.
Series all time: Ridgeview leads 2-1 (Last meeting Ridgeview defeated Honaker 42-13 on November 3, 2017 in Rose Ridge, Va.)
After Friday night’s contest in Russell County, the Ridgeview Wolfpack and Honaker Tigers will prepare for the second season known as the VHSL playoffs. Before that, however, the two programs will meet in the regular season finale. … Read the rest
Tags: John Battle Trojans Mountain 7 Union Bears
Week 11 Preview
Union Bears (7-2, 3-2)
John Battle Trojans (5-4, 3-2)
Last Week: Abingdon def. Union, 35-17; John Battle def. Lee, 20-14
Last Meeting: Union def. Battle, 57-29. Union leads series 5-0
The final week of the regular season sees the Union Bears, fresh off of a blowout home loss to Abingdon, travel to take on the upset minded John Battle Trojans. Battle held off Lee High last week to move to 3-2 in the Mountain 7 and 5-4 overall.… Read the rest
Tags: Coalfield Sports Hawks KHSAA Mountain 7 Pike County Central Ridgeview SWVA VHSL Wolfpack
The Ridgeview Wolfpack looked to get back on track Friday night against interstate opponent Pike County Central. On a chilly, rainy and muddy October evening in Pikeville, Kentucky the Pack had no trouble with the Hawks in a resounding 47-14 victory at the Hawk’s Nest.
The Wolfpack did not take long to make their presence known in the contest. 11 seconds after the contest began, the Pack were on the board courtesy of a Matthew Sexton 64-yard sprint right up the gut. … Read the rest
Tags: Akers Blue Devils Coalfield Sports Gate City Mountain 7 SWVA VHSL
The Gate City Blue Devils finished the 2018 football season Thursday night with a disappointing loss to the Wise Central Warriors in overtime. As it turns out, the contest was the last for Chris Akers as the head coach for the Blue Devils. Akers resigned his post officially on Monday, finishing his tenure at the helm of the Devils with a 7-24 record, which includes back to back 1-9 seasons.
The 2016 season was respectable for Gate City with Akers leading the charge. … Read the rest