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TSSAA Updates, Rule Changes and Tournament Schedules

TSSAA Updates, Rule Changes and Tournament Schedules

April 8, 2020

We have assembled this landing page to provide an overview of all TSSAA events, activities and calendars Continue to visit TSSAA.org regularly and follow them on Twitter (@TSSAA) for further updates....

TSSAA to review state tournament schedule

TSSAA to review state tournament schedule

Hillsboro Globe Reporter – Breaking News Desk

March 11, 2020

March 11, 2020 Middle Tennessee State University released a statement earlier today detailing contingency plans they are putting in place out of concern for COVID-19. Many of these changes impact students and class schedules. University offices and services are expected to remain open and operationa...

The Hillsboro wrestlers have returned for the 2019-2020 season and are ready for a clean sweep!

The Hillsboro wrestlers have returned for the 2019-2020 season and are ready for a clean sweep!

Hillsboro Globe Reporter – Serenity Lee, Reporter

November 18, 2019

One of the most commonly used metaphors in high school sports is the reference to the preparation of a game or match as "the grind.” This depiction usually references more than a score and includes grueling practices and lengthy road trips, to the inevitable injuries and heartbreaking losses. Afte...

Longtime sports writer Maurice Patton honored for distinguished service

Maurice Patton, TSSAA Distinguished Contributor, 2019 interviewing 30 year veteran coach Terry Anderson on the last night of his coaching career following an undefeated season and a deep run into the playoffs, November 22, 2013 (photo America Leon)

Hillsboro Globe Reporter – Courtesy of TSSAA

October 23, 2019

From TSSAA October News... October 22, 2019 NASHVILLE, TN–There are no dusty trophies or faded letterman’s jackets that Maurice ‘Mo’ Patton points to as foundation in his sportswriting career spanning four decades. Rather, Patton’s approach emanates from a passion for sport...

LAX to the MAX

LAX to the MAX

Hillsboro Globe Reporter – West Parker, Writer

October 21, 2019

With the new initiative issued by TSSAA, the governing organization for high school sports in Tennessee,  announced earlier this year that the game of lacrosse will be added for both girls and boys for the 2020-2021 athletic season. Before the season begins, the Hillsboro Globe thought our readers...

Growing Up in the Digital Age

Growing Up in the Digital Age

Hillsboro Globe Reporter – Karissa Niehoff, Executive Director of NFSHSA and Bernard Childress, Executive Director of TSSAA

October 3, 2018

From the Greatest Generation to Baby Boomers, Generation X to Millennials, teenagers in every era have had challenges growing up. In today’s digital world, high school students are being tested in unique and demanding ways. The Washington Post confirms that 73 percent of all American teena...

Blue collar work ethic earns Cane Ridge a trip to the ‘ship

Blue collar work ethic earns Cane Ridge a trip to the 'ship

November 27, 2017

Not all hustle is loud. Sometimes hustle is just you, all alone, grinding, while no one hears a sound.

The Burros get first home win of season against Stratford, 46 -14

The Burros get first home win of season against Stratford, 46 -14

Hillsboro Globe Reporter – Rontarius Pinkston, Reporter

August 29, 2017

Jacob Frazier Scores 4 TDs and makes Fox17's Overtime Plays of the Week Click here to see highlight clip     The Hillsboro's Burros picked up their first win against their first MNPS non-conference match-up Friday winning 46-14 against the Stratford Spartans. It was an inter...

High school sports is the perfect venue to bring our communities together

High school sports is the perfect venue to bring our communities together

Hillsboro Globe Reporter – Bob Gardner and Bernard Childress

August 22, 2017

Tailgates. Pep rallies. Friday night lights. The new school year is here! And that’s exciting news for student-athletes and high school sports fans alike.    Research shows that being a student-athlete is about a lot more than fun and games.  It teaches important life lessons, too. In f...

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