It's brutal, folks. It's the best region in Tennessee high school football — and it's not even close. The region includes Baylor, Brentwood Academy, Knoxville Catholic, Lipscomb Academy, McCallie and Montgomery Bell Academy. Yes, this is a who's who of high school football in the state.
I think everybody there just felt like a family,” said Lisa, who was a freshman 50 years ago at Oakland on the northeast side of Murfreesboro. Her father, John Swafford, was the first principal of her Rutherford County school after transferring from serving as the last principal at Central High School in downtown Murfreesboro.