Tennessee High School Football - McMinn County overwhelms Notre DameOctober 9, 2020: Athens, TN 37303
The crowd at Friday's non-league contest between the McMinn County Cherokees (Athens, TN) and the visiting Notre Dame Fighting Irish (Chattanooga, TN), observed McMinn County's football squad bounce Notre Dame by a count of 50-6.
The Cherokees now own a 7-0 record. They put it on the line next when they travel to Cleveland for a 6A Region 2 bout on Friday, October 16. McMinn County will clash with a Blue Raiders squad coming off a 50-14 non-league loss to Shelbyville Central (Shelbyville, TN). The Blue Raiders record now stands at 3-4.
The Fighting Irish (1-5) will now prepare for their bout against Chattanooga Christian (Chattanooga, TN). The Chargers enter the Division II-AA East bout with a 2-3 record. In their last bout, Chattanooga Christian walloped Grace Christian Academy (Knoxville, TN), 59-48, in a league bout.