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Brady Rice named Player of the Week vs Walker Valley

Week Three’s Rhea County High School Player of the Week versus Walker Valley is Junior Defensive Back Brady Rice. Brady had two interceptions and played a key role in holding the high-octane Mustang offense to 14 points. Rice and the Eagles return home this Friday to defend the nest against McMinn County and their ... More

Christian Simon named Player of the Game vs Blackman

Week Two's Rhea County High School Player of the Week for the 8/25 game with Blackman is Senior Running Back Christian Simon. Christian had a 91 yard reception and 25 carries for 133 yards and two touchdowns. Simon and the Eagles travel to Walker Valley this Friday for the Region 4-5A opener. The Player of the ... More

Jaden Austin named Player of the Week vs Cleveland

This week’s Rhea County High School Player of the Week for the Cleveland game on August 18 is Jaden Austin, Senior Wide Receiver. Jaden had a 41-yard touchdown reception to catapult the Eagles into an early lead. Austin and teammates look to defend the nest against an explosive 6A Blackman Blaze this Friday, 7:30 ... More

Top 3 Things to Know About the 2017 Golden Eagles

Here's three things Golden Eagle fans need to know as what could be Rhea County's toughest regular season ever draws near. "Wing Gun" - Shotgun Wing T In an effort to form a more balanced offense, Rhea County head coach Mark Pemberton is rolling out the Shotgun Wing T, more apply dubbed the "Wing Gun". "It's gonna ... More

Eddie Davis to continue football career at Birmingham Prep

EVENSVILLE, TN — Surrounded by family, coaches, and teammates, Golden Eagle veteran Eddie Davis officially accepted a scholarship to continue his football career at Birmingham Prep – a school dedicated to the development of post-graduate students in pursuance of further opportunities in ... More

Rhea County’s Minefield 2017 Schedule

Article by Brian Kamer, Rhea Review A Look at Rhea County’s Minefield 2017 Schedule Like most fans of high school football, I’m already looking forward to next season. 2016 was a great year for our local Eagles, but the page has turned to 2017, and it is time to focus on the upcoming football season. While spring ... More

2016 Golden Eagles: Winningest Team in School History

From nailbiters to shootouts to region titles, the 2016 Golden Eagles have been a blast to watch and chronicle. While most hate to see it end, there are many positives to for the program to take into next season. Golden Eagle seniors will graduate the winningest class in the history of Rhea County football with 42 ... More

Times Free Press: Region 4-5A 2016 preview and predictions:

Championship wide open, Possible champs include experienced Mustangs, Owls, Eagles Published in Times Free Press by Ward Gossett The race for Tennessee's Region 4-5A football championship may be more open than it has been in a while. "It could be any of four or five teams and, yeah, I think we'll be one of those," ... More

Tribute to a Golden Eagle Legend, Jake York

For most in the community, Jacob York was known for his contagious smile and as a warrior on the field.  For those close to him, he was known and loved for much more. His dad, Michael York, said when he thinks of his son, he thinks of tenacity and loyalty. “We’re an extremely tight family”, said Michael. ... More

Rhea County Football: Summer Update

Golden Eagles taking the long road to Cookeville It's only a 72 mile drive from Bill Horton Field to Tucker Stadium in Cookeville,  but for the Rhea County Football team who hopes to play there December 2, for a 5A championship, the journey began within a week of the loss in Sevierville. From the Golden ... More