All Star Football Game to feature bands from 21 East Tennessee high schools


KNOXVILLE, Tennessee (WVLT) – Nearly 300 high school students will all be playing on the field together this weekend. They will play the first Rivalry Showcase All-Star football game on Saturday, December 11 at Blankenship Field in Oak Ridge.

The group is made up of 21 high schools in the region. They will perform during the pre-match and half-time.

The schools represented this year are:

  • Anderson County
  • Carter
  • Knox Central
  • Knoxville Christian Academy
  • Clinton
  • Farragut
  • Gatlinburg-Pittman
  • Gibbs
  • Dollar
  • Greeneville
  • Hardin Valley
  • Patrimony
  • Jefferson County
  • City Lenoir
  • Maryville
  • Morristown East
  • Northview Academy
  • Ridge Oak
  • Sevier County
  • South Doyle
  • Guillaume Blount

For the halftime performance, the band will play patriotic themed songs like “God Bless America”, “America the Beautiful” and “God Bless the USA”. Also, with the game being so close to Christmas, Santa Claus will join us at the end of the show while the group plays a Christmas Medley!

The Rivalry Showcase All Star HS football game will be against Knoxville and East Tennessee. It will be Saturday at 7:30 p.m. You can start streaming the game live on The CW Knoxville from 7:00 p.m.

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