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Elite 8 Brings Home Title

Posted on Thursday, December 7, 2017 at 11:36 am

On Nov. 19, Sequatchie Valley Elite 8 brought home the Battle in Rocky Top 8U National Championship held in Knoxville. The elite team is comprised mainly of eight-year-old youth football players from the Sequatchie Valley communities. Pictured are player Carter Miller, Isaiah Swearengin, Ayden Hubbard, Colben Roddy, Haven Massengile, Tanner Blevins, Brayden Pickett, Kason Hicks, Zaiden Humphrey, Creed Richardson, Braden Meeks, Elijah McDaniel, Logan Strunk, Peyton Copeland, Jovani Taylor, Jr., Aiden Melton, Peyton Mondragon, John Berg, Kye Von McDonald, and Jasper Layne; and coaches Gary Don Melton, Jovani Taylor, Zach Hutchins, Evan Harris, Joseph McDaniel, Hayden Hicks, Eric Strunk, and Zach Layne.