Opening Drive (Aug. 24): A full night

The weather largely cooperated, and it turned out to be a very nice night for football around the 615 area. There’s a lot of stories for you to catch up on, all in one place:

Brentwood’s instant classic win against MBA begs the question: Is it time for more public-private matchups? | Tennessean (subscriber content)

Nashville area high school football in pictures, Week 1 | Tennessean

Rockvale football optimistic about future after inaugural contest | Tennessean

Video: Rockvale football inaugural pregame speech | Tennessean

5 takeaways: Trent Dilfer opens Lipscomb Academy era with rout over Glencliff; Stewarts Creek snaps Mt. Juliet win streak | Tennessean

Murfreesboro area football roundup: Stewarts Creek snaps Mt. Juliet win streak | Daily News Journal

Rossview adds transfer QB Gabe Sibert, but Clarksville wins third straight in series | Leaf Chronicle

Summit breaks away late against Independence to claim ‘Border Battle’ | Franklin Home Page

Lipscomb Academy coach Trent Dilfer gets ‘dime’ of first win as head coach | Franklin Home Page

Brentwood skates past MBA in home opener | Franklin Home Page

Ravenwood football wallops Centennial in season opener | Franklin Home Page

Page football wins third-straight ‘Battle of 840’ over Fairview to start year | Franklin Home Page

FOOTBALL ROUNDUP: BGA, Franklin, Nolensville, FRA get wins | Franklin Home Page

Football: Two minutes rocket Summit past Independence in Border Battle | Williamson Herald

Football: Franklin rolls in season opener at Siegel | Williamson Herald

Football: BGA begins Rodriguez era with a win; BA wins while CPA, GCA fall | Williamson Herald

Football: Johnson’s efficient night leads Page past Fairview | Williamson Herald

Football: Ravenwood controls Centennial in opener | Williamson Herald

Single point difference wins Columbia the Mayor’s Cup against Spring Hill | Spring Hill Home Page

Montgomery Central blasts Sycamore in season opener | Cheatham County Exchange

Creek Wood tops Dickson in cross-town rivalry | Dickson Post

Wilson Central crushes Springfield in season opener | Robertson County Connection

Indians lack physicality in blowout loss to Forrest | Robertson County Connection

West Creek beats Greenbrier for Week 1 win | Robertson County Connection

Hamilton earns first win at White House | Robertson County Connection

Patriots steam roll Commandos | Murfreesboro Post

Lipscomb’s three TDs lift Franklin to win over Siegel | Murfreesboro Post

Riverdale dominates Clarksville Northeast in blowout | Murfreesboro Post

East Nashville blanks Smyrna in blowout | Murfreesboro Post

Rockvale can’t contain La Vergne offense in first-ever game | Murfreesboro Post

Gallatin 28, Lebanon 7 | Gallatin News

Knights cruise past Overton 45-7 | Hendersonville Standard

Panthers dominate in season opener over Edmonson County | Portland Sun

Trousdale Co. 14, Friendship 0 | Wilson Post

WHS outlasts Gordonsville 19-13 | Wilson Post

SEASON PREVIEW: Eagles hopeful for deep playoff run | Main Street Preps

Here’s the Westmoreland preview we didn’t have yesterday.

%d bloggers like this: