[Week 10 Preview] Tough Games, Tiebreakers, and Top Teams
Chris and Chandler talk Marion County's trip to Signal Mountain, Red Bank and East Hamilton's potential chaos inducing matchup, Central bringing home the bacon, and the Eagles' tango with Bears in a Large School Classic Showdown. The guys also give their small and large school rankings. All of that and more on this episode of SETN Preps.
October 21, 2021
[Week 9 Recap] Taking Other Towns to Town
Chris and Chandler talk the 2A Instant Classic between the Rams and Tigers, McCallie's romp over Father Ryan, McMinn County solidifying their No. 2 seed, Bradley Central winning on the road in Knoxville, and Red Bank taking the W over a reigning 1A State Champ. All of that and more on this episode of SETN Preps!
October 18, 2021
[Week 9 Preview] Gettin' the Mojo Back
Chris and Chandler talk Meigs County's tango with Tyner, Red Bank taking on an Orange and Black 1A Title Contender that you're not thinking of, a Battle for a home playoff spot in 5A, two Division two programs trying to get back on the rails, their weekly rankings, and a No. 1-ranked 8-Man Football team in the Scenic City? All of that and more on this episode of SETN Preps!
October 14, 2021
[Week 8 Recap] Nobody's Safe Out There
Chris and Chandler talk Marion's shut out of Tyner, Red Bank and Bradley Central's dominant performances, Sale Creek's historic, record-breaking night, and the teams that we just can't get a read on. All of that and more on SETN Preps!
October 12, 2021
[Week 8 Preview] Clinching Spots and Taking Names
Chris and Chandler talk Marion County’s bout with Tyner as Region 3-2A starts to thin out the heard, Silverdale heading out to Knox Webb in search of a region title, Red Bank and East Hamilton’s check up games, and Bears and Owls tango as Bradley Central heads to Ooltewah. All of that and more on this episode of SETN Preps.
October 7, 2021
[Week 7 Recap] Grab Some Sauce for Those Nuggets
Chris and Chandler talk McCallie edging Baylor, East Hamilton's driver seat, Rhea County's continuous reign, Dade County's historic upset over South Pittsburg, and Signal Mountain's edge-hanger over Sweetwater. All of that and more on this episode of SETN Preps!
October 4, 2021
[Week 7 Preview] They Come Out A-Swinging…
Chris and Chandler talk the biggest rivalry in our area as the Raiders and Tornadoes tangle, two de facto Region Championships, the Rams four-week gauntlet, and the Bucs getting charged up to take on CCS. All of that and more on this episode of SETN Preps
September 30, 2021
[Week 6 Recap] And It Came Down to the Wire
Chris and Chandler talk South Pittsburg’s last second win over the Chiefs, a missed Field Goal that lead to a return trip for The Stump, a dominating Wing-T Offense, a false starts that lead to a lost game, and a pitcher’s duel among Division II teams. All of that and more on this episode of SETN Preps!
September 28, 2021
[Week 6 Preview] Would Be, Could Be, and Should Be Rivalry Week
Chris and Chandler talk about a QB Injury, the passing of a State Broadcasting Legend, the Battle across the Border for South Pittsburg, The Battle for the Stump at Sequatchie County, the Battle for 2nd place in Bradley County, Lions trying to climb with Eagles, and the Cherokees and and their preparation for some Hurricanes. All of that and more on this episode of SETN Preps!
September 23, 2021
[Week 5 Recap] Wild Upsets and Even Wilder Endings
Chris and Chandler talk the best games of the week including Chattanooga Central's upset of the year, Walker Valley's 3-Overtime affair, Marion County's triumph over a valley and region rival, the Chattanooga Holy War finale, a thumping amonsts 5A foes, and McCallie pounds another elite into submission. All of that and more on this episode of SETN Preps!
September 20, 2021
[Week 5 Preview] The Dust Has Yet to Settle
Chris and Chandler talk Chris Jones leaving South Pittsburg, Chattanooga’s version of the Holy War, Rhea County’s bout with Ooltewah, a Valley feud between Warriors, the Irish’s Charger duel, and McCallie in another 1 vs. 2 matchup. All of that and more on this episode of SETN Preps!
September 16, 2021
[Week 4 Recap] Blowouts and Blue Bloods
Chris and Chandler talk Baylor’s Blowout if CCS, Meigs County’s thinking of Signal Mountain, Red Bank’s return from hiatus, Tyner’s slowly improving squad, and Bledsoe County’s run-in with Sweetwater. All of that and more on this episode of SETN Preps!
September 13, 2021
[Week 4 Preview] The Conversion Factor
Chris and Chandler talk Signal Mountain’s bout with Meigs County, McMinn and Bradley going head-to-head, two DII powers running from green nightmares, Central’s resurgence as they face Hixson, and the classic 4A rivalry between the Trojans and Lions. All of that and more on this episode of SETN Preps!
September 9, 2021
[Week 3 Recap] It was the Best of Weeks...
Chris and Chandler talk the absolute thriller of a game with Silverdale and CCS, the Rivalry that Rocks Cleveland, McCallies historic comeback, Baylor's fall in Knoxville, Signal Mountain's new name change, Central's coming out party and more on this episode of SETN Preps.
September 6, 2021
[Week 3 Preview] Fake Teams, Fake Girlfriends, Real Stakes
Chris and Chandler talk about McMinn County's region opener versus Rhea County, the crosstown rivals in Bradley County, the surprising rise of CCS and Silverdale's rivalry, and a heavyweight bout between McCallie and MBA. All of that and more on this episode of SETN Preps.
September 2, 2021
[Week 2 Recap] Big Guys, Big Plays, and Some Saucy Little Nuggets
Chris and Chandler talk McCallie's dominating performance over powerhouse Calhoun (GA), Signal Mountain's last second win over the Trojans, Bradley Central's coming out party, Cleveland's defensive bout in Athens, and the goose egg Marion County left in Dunlap. All of that and more on this episode of SETN PReps
August 30, 2021
[Week 2 Preview] Instant Classics, Late Cancellations, and Mild Controversy
Chandler and Chris preview a classic Sequatchie Valley Rivalry, a Battle for the Best in Bradley County, an I-75 Clash of Raiders and Cherokees, and a Tennessee and Georgia Powerhouse clash before revealing who they think the top teams in the area are. All of that and so much more on this episode of SETN Preps
August 27, 2021
[Week 1 Recap] Are you ready for some...Soapbox?
Chris and Chandler talk news and notes from atop a mightily worn down soapbox and recap a crazy week one in high school football, including Cleveland's stand at the Lions Den, McCallie and their 6-TD throwing quarterback Will Riddle, Walker Valley's suffocating defense, East Hamilton's coming out party, and why Bradley Central's thumping of Brainerd wasn't all bad for the Panthers. All of that and more on this episode of SETN Preps.
August 23, 2021
[Week 1 Preview] It's Here, It's FINALLY Here!
Chris and Chandler give their team rankings and talk upcoming games in Week One including South Pittsburg-Sequatchie County, Red Bank Cleveland, McCallie-CCS, Notre Dame-Walker Valley, and Ooltewah-East Hamilton. All of that and more on this episode of SETN Preps.
August 19, 2021
[Jamboree Recap]: The Very Last Preseason Show
Chris and Chandler go over some news and notes, talk about who impressed in the Jamboree, and give their hardest and easiest schedule this upcoming season. All of this and more on this episode of SETN Preps.
August 16, 2021
SEASON PREVIEW: Sittin' with Stephen Hargis
Chris and Chandler talk with the Stephen Hargis (Times Free Press) about the Chattanooga High School Football landscape. All of that and more on this episode of SETN Preps!
August 13, 2021
OFFSEASON INTERVIEWS: Jeremy Bosken (Boyd-Buchanan)
Chris and Chandler talk with Boyd-Buchanan's Jeremy Bosken about the defensive might, scheduling trials, and how Coach Bosken might have changed his mind on a Two-Quarterback System. All of that and more on this episode of SETN Preps!
August 12, 2021
OFFSEASON INTERVIEWS: Goose Manning (Ooltewah)
Chris and Chandler talk with Ooltewah's Goose Manning about taking over as the Owls' Head Coach and what to expect this season from Ooltewah. All of that and more on this episode of SETN Preps!
August 11, 2021
OFFSEASON INTERVIEWS: Mark Mariakis (Chattanooga Christian)
The guys talk with Mark Mariakis about life in Division II, one of the toughest regions in the area, and how CCS facilities are continuing to grow to the next level. All of that and more on this episode of SETN Preps!
August 10, 2021
OFFSEASON INTERVIEWS: The "Fair's" Back in Town
Chris talks to Murphy Fair about statewide high school football stories as they try to figure out what the 2021 Football Season holds!
August 9, 2021
OFFSEASON INTERVIEWS: Drew Akins (Walker Valley) and Mike Connor (Silverdale Academy)
The guys talk to Drew Akins about a new region, the coaching legacy of his father, and how the Mustang's defense is coming together. The guys also talk with Mike Connor about the upcoming season, players to keep an eye on, and the future of Silverdale Athletics. All of that and more on this episode of SETN Preps.
August 1, 2021
[OFFSEASON INTERVIEWS]: Damon Floyd (Bradley Central)
The guys talk with Bradley Central’s Damon Floyd about the upcoming season, the Maryville Monster, and the progression on D-1 Recruits in a modern resulting world!
July 30, 2021
OFF-SEASON INTERVIEWS: Grant Reynolds (East Hamilton) and Josh Payne (Lookout Valley)
The guys talk to East Hamilton’s Grant Reynolds and Lookout Valley’s Josh Payne on what to expect this football season. All of that and more on this episode of SETN Preps!
July 26, 2021
The *Belated* 2nd Annual SETN Preps Awards Show (2020 Football Season)
DISCLAIMER: Due to some post-production issues, we were unable to publish this episode until now. This episode was recorded in early January. We will be doing another episode soon to talk about news and storylines from the offseason. Chris and Chandler hand out their annual awards including the MVPs, best teams, best moments, and even some names to look out for next season!
March 24, 2021
And That’s a Wrap! (Championship Weekend Recap)
The guys talk about McCallie’s 2nd straight Championship (this time over MUS), South Pittsburg’s close affair with a surprise Fayetteville team, and Meigs County’s second tango with Peabody in Cookeville. All of that and more on this episode of SETN Preps!
December 8, 2020
To Cookeville and Beyond! (Championship Weekend Preview)
Chris and Chandler talk about the Chattanooga Area teams vying for a Championship this weekend including McCallie’s matchup with fellow 3-seed MUS, South Pittsburg’s search for their 6th title, and Meigs County’s bout with small-school heavyweight Peabody as they search for their first ever title on the gridiron in their second straight trip to Cookeville. All of that and more on this episode of SETN Preps!
December 3, 2020
The Art of Defense (Semi-Finals Recap)
Chris and Chandler talk about the best matchups in our area of the semi-final round of the playoffs including Meigs County’s tight affair with Trousdale County, South Pittsburg’s drubbing of Coalfield, and Red Bank’s loss to Alcoa. All of that and more on this episode of SETN Preps!
November 30, 2020
Turkey Week with Lots of Stuffing (Quarterfinals Review/Semi-Finals Preview)
Chris and Chandler talk about the best matchups from the quarterfinals and this week’s matchups in the Semi-Finals. The guys talk about the playoff runs of South Pittsburg, Meigs County, Red Bank, and McCallie. The guys also give their Friday Night Reveals.
November 25, 2020
The Final Fantastic Four (Quarterfinals Preview)
Chris and Chandler talk the last four remaining teams from the Chattanooga area and their games, including South Pittsburg-Gordonsville, Meigs County-South Greene, Red Bank-Loudon, and McCallie-Brentwood Academy. All of that and more on this episode of SETN Preps.
November 19, 2020
Pinch Hitters and Health Departments (2nd Round Recap)
Chris and Jon talk the best matchups from Round 2 and the controversial cancellation of the Dobyns Bennett-McMinn County game. The guys also give their Friday nights reveals and much more in this episode of SETN Preps.
November 16, 2020
The Old Masters and Some New Blood (2nd Round Preview)
Chris and Chandler talk the best upcoming matchups going into the 2nd Round of the TSSAA Playoffs including Rhea County-Oak Ridge, Bledsoe County-Trousdale County, Red Bank-Brainerd, Bradley Central-Maryville, and East Hamilton-Elizabethton. The guys also talk about some of the most underrated matchups for the 2nd Round of the playoffs and much more on this episode of SETN Preps.
November 12, 2020
No More Graves (1st Round Recap)
Chris and Chandler talk the best matchups from Friday night including Rhea County’s win over Fulton, Brainerd’d Overtime thriller, Walker Valley’s upset of Powell, East Hamilton’s hammering of Sullivan South, CCS’s barn-burner with Grace Christian, Bradley County’s close cut encounter with Farragut and many others. The guys also talk with Stephen Hargis of the Chattanooga Times Free Press about Wayne Turner’s forced resignation at Tyner and where both parties might be headed next season. The guys also hand out their Friday Night Reveals!
November 9, 2020
Back to Zero (1st Round Preview)
Chris and Chandler talk the best matchups going into the 1st Round including Marion County-Westmoreland, Tyner-Trousdale County, Sullivan South-East Hamilton, Fulton-Rhea County, Powell-Walker Valley, and Bearden-McMinn County. All of that and more on this episode of SETN Preps.
November 5, 2020
We...Uh...Actually Made It (Week 11 Recap)
Chris and Chandler recap McMinn County-Bradley Central, Loudon-Red Bank, Marion County-Rhea County, Cleveland-Ooltewah, and Baylor-Brentwood Academy and hand out their Friday night reveals. All of that and more on this week’s episode!
November 2, 2020
Coming Down the Final Stretch (Week 11 Preview)
Chandler and Chris talk the best matchups of Week 11, including McMinn County-Bradley Central, Howard-East Hamilton, Whitwell-Lookout Valley, Red Bank-Loudon, and Soddy Daisy-Walker Valley. The guys also give their small and large school rankings. All of that and more on this episode of SETN Preps.
October 29, 2020
They Are Who We Thought They Were 2: Revenge of the Big’uns (Week 10 Recap)
Chris and Chandler talk the best matchups from Week 10 including Maryville over McMinn County, Anderson County’s drubbing of East Hamilton, Boyd-Buchanan’s late season surge, and Howard’s dog fight against Howard for the 3-seed. All of that and more on this episode of SETN Preps.
October 26, 2020
More BBQ, More Football (Week 10 Preview)
Chris and Chandler preview McMinn County-Maryville, Anderson County-East Hamilton, East Ridge-Howard, and Notre Dame-Boyd Buchanan. The guys also give their large and small school rankings. All of that and more on this episode of SETN Preps.
October 22, 2020
PLAYOFF-OLOGY: *Intense Sounds* (Week 10, Ep. 2)
Jon and Chandler project the playoffs after Week 9 and see who moved up or made their case for a playoff berth. The guys also discuss bubble teams, the top playoff implication games, and who's a contender and a pretender in that Chattanooga area. Al of that and more on this weeks episode of Playoff-ology. This podcast is a production of the SETN Preps Network.
October 20, 2020
The Upset Deluxe with a Side of BBQ (Week 9 Recap)
Chris and Chandler talk the best matchups and upsets from Week 9 including Walker Valley's commanding surprise over East Hamilton, McCallie's stunning loss to Father Ryan, McMinn County's woodshed workout over Cleveland, and Rhea County's 38 unanswered versus region foe Soddy Daisy. All of that and more on this episode of SETN Preps.
October 19, 2020
Regions and their Championships...maybe? (Week 9 Preview)
Chris and Chandler preview McMinn County-Cleveland, Walker Valley_East Hamilton, Oneida-Meigs County, and Rhea County-Soddy Daisy. The guys also gave their small and large school rankings.
October 15, 2020
PLAYOFF-OLOGY: The Road Starts Here (Week 9)
Jon and Chandler project the final playoff bracket before Week 9's games. They project every bracket featuring Chattanooga Area Teams. Timecodes for specific brackets are below. This show can also be found on Facebook, Youtube and IGTV! CLASS 1A -- 1:30 CLASS 2A R1-2 -- 5:12 CLASS 2A R3-4 -- 8:20 CLASS 3A -- 13:46 CLASS 4A -- 20:04 CLASS 5A -- 25:42 CLASS 6A -- 31:34 DII-AA -- 36:05 DII-AAA -- 41:24 NOT 2-MINUTE DRILL -- 46:45
October 13, 2020
Feels Like ‘16 (Week 8 Recap)
Chris and Chandler talk the best matchups of Week 8 including Marion’s win over Tyner, Bradley Central’s 2nd half slump against Maryville, East Ridge’s campaign for the playoffs, McMinn Central’s surprise victory over Copper Basin, Meigs County’s dramatic victory over South Pittsburg. All of that and more on this week’s episode of SETN Preps.
October 12, 2020
Calling in the Reserves (Week 8 Preview)
Chandler and Jon talk the best matchups in Week 8 including Bradley Central-Maryville, Marion County-Tyner, Rhea County-Rhea County, East Ridge-Chattanooga Central, and South Pittsburg-Meigs County. The guys also give their Top 5 rankings for the large and small schools. All of that and more on this episode of SETN Preps.
October 8, 2020
Rivalries Undone: The Sequel (Week 7 Recap)
Chris and Chandler talk the best games from Week 7 including Baylor-McCallie, Bradley Central-Cleveland, Bledsoe County-Marion County, Rhea County-Ooltewah, and Howard-Chattanooga Central. The guys also tell their Friday Night Reveals and some interesting nuggets from Friday night. All of that and more on this episode of SETN Preps.
October 5, 2020
Rivalries to Boot (Week 7 Preview)
Chris and Chandler talk the best matchups of Week 7 including Baylor-McCallie, Bradley Central-Cleveland, Marion County-Bledsoe County, and Ooltewah-Rhea County. The guys also reveal this weeks rankings for the large and small schools.
October 1, 2020
We're Finally Getting Serious... (Week 6 Recap)
Chris and Chandler talk about the best games of Week 6 including Bledsoe County's thumping of rival Sequatchie County, Ooltewah's motivating victory over Soddy Daisy, CCS's surprising blowout to CAK, Brainerd's 60-point performance, and McMinn's dominant showing against Bearden. All of the and more this week's episode.
September 28, 2020
Ego Back in Check (Week 6 Preview)
Chris and Chandler talk about the best matchups going into week 6 including Sequatchie County-Bledsoe County, McMinn County-Bearden, CAK-CCS, Knoxville Webb-Notre Dame, and Soddy-Daisy Ooltewah. The guys also talk about the latest in the AP Poll and give their large and small school rankings. All of that and more on this episode of SETN Preps.
September 24, 2020
Week of the Scab (Week 5 Recap)
Chandler and fill-in host Jon Boston talk about he best games of week 5 including McCallie-Knoxville Catholic, Baylor-Ensworth, Sequatchie County-East Ridge, Bradley Central-Ooltewah, and Boyd-Buchanan-CCS. The guys also reveal what they learned Friday Night including revelations about Meigs County, Copper Basin, BJ Harris, and Walker Valley. All of that and more on this episode of SETN Preps.
September 21, 2020
Private Schools, Public Showings (Week 5 Preview)
Chris and Chandler preview Chattanooga Christian-Boyd Buchanan (at Finley Stadium), Ensworth-Baylor, McCallie-Knoxville Catholic, Ooltewah-Bradley Central, and Sequatchie County-East Ridge. The guys also dole out their Large and Small School Rankings.
September 18, 2020
'Twas the Week After the Best (Week 4 Recap)
Chris and Chandler talk about Red Bank's thriller over East Hamilton, McCallie's late avalanche against Calhoun, Tyner's blowout of Howard, McMinn County's dominant rushing performance, and the implications of the Marion County-South Pittsburg cancellation and the possibility of playing it later this season. All of that and more on this edition of SETN Preps.
September 14, 2020
The Best Week Yet (Week 4 Preview)
Chris and Chandler preview the best games in the Chattanooga area including South Pittsburg-Marion County, McMinn County-Ooltewah, McCallie-Calhoun, East Hamilton-Red Bank, and Howard-Tyner. The guys also discuss Memphis' fall sports decision and give their Large and Small School rankings. All of that and more on this episode of SETN Preps.
September 10, 2020
Hold Up...Wait a Minute (Week 3 Recap)
Chris and Chandler recap the shocking upset of Bledsoe County over Tyner, Red Bank’s thumping of Signal Mountain, Rhea County’s storybook ending against Walker Valley, Silverdale’s defensive surprise over the Irish, and CCS’s run in with the Red Raiders. The guys also discuss scheduling changes with McCallie adding Calhoun and Boyd-Buchanan boosting their schedule, but they don’t miss a beat when it comes to their Friday Night Reveals on who’s hot’ who’s not’ and who’s got something to work on. All of that and more on this weeks episode of SETN Preps.
September 7, 2020
Slow Down the Tempo (Week 3 Preview)
Chris and Chandler preview Bledsoe County-Tyner, Rhea County-Walker Valley, Brainerd Loudon, CCS-Baylor, and Silverdale-Notre Dame. The guys also talk about the McCallie-Baylor rivalry moving to Finley this season and our area teams gushing out in the AP Top Ten Polls for Tennessee PRep Football.
September 3, 2020
Football and Its Side Effects (Week 2 Recap)
Chris and Chandler recap the best of Chattanooga Prep Football in Week 2 including Bradley Central-Walker Valley, Marion County-Sequatchie County, Red Bank-Ooltewah, Meigs County-Ooltewah, and Bledsoe County-East Ridge. The guys also "reveal" what they learned from Friday night's games as well, talk about Bradley Central's broadcast snapfu, and Nashville Metro's decision to postpone Fall sports indefinitely. All of that and more on this week's episode of SETN Preps.
August 31, 2020
Two for the Show (Week 2 Preview)
Chris and Chandler preview a full slate of Week 2 games including Red Bank-Ooltewah, Soddy Daisy-East Hamilton, Marion-Sequatchie, and Meigs County-Greenback. The guys also weigh in on how Metro areas are handling a transition into football and give their small and large school rankings. All of that and more on this episode of SETN Preps.
August 27, 2020
Week One Woes (Week 1 Recap)
Chris and Chandler recap the first Friday of High School Football including some blowouts, some surprises, and even an overtime interception to seal the deal. All of that and more on this episode of SETN Preps.
August 25, 2020
[S3:E1] Finally some FOOOOOTBALL!!
NOTE: This week’s game previews start at 22:40. Chris and Chandler finally get to talk about some live football for Week 1. The guys give some news and notes and preview Sequatchie County-South Pittsburg, Red Bank-Soddy Daisy, Chattanooga Central-Notre Dame, and many others this week on SETN Preps.
August 20, 2020
[OFFSEASON EP. 15] ‘Taboring’ a Dream (Dewayne Tabor, Bledsoe County)
Chris and Chandler talk to Bledsoe County head coach Dewayne Tabor about battling in Region 3-2A, his quarterback Harmon Keith, and a stout offensive line. All of that and more on this episode of SETN Preps.
August 17, 2020
[OFFSEASON EP. 14] Giving 2A 'Fitz' (Jason Fitzgerald, Meigs County)
Chris and Chandler talk with reigning Class 2A Runner Up Head Coach Jason Fitzgerald at Meigs County about dealing with potential COVID implication in the 2020 season, some of their standout players, and reloading post Aaron Swafford. All of that and more on this episode of SETN Preps!
August 14, 2020
[OFFSEASON EP. 13] ‘Bear’-ed Down with Talent (Damon Floyd, Bradley Central)
Chris and Chandler talk with Bradley Central Head Coach Damon Floyd about scheduling in 6A, finding a mix between offensive lineman and skill players, and Region teams. All of that and more on this episode of SETN Preps.
August 12, 2020
[OFFSEASON EP. 12] 'Bank'-ing on the Offers [Chris Brown, Red Bank]
Chris and Chandler talk with Red Bank's Chris Brown about the toughest schedule in Chattanooga, the scholarship offers flying into the Lions' Den, and much more in this episode of SETN Preps!
August 10, 2020
[OFFSEASON EP. 11] This ain't no 'Fant'-asy Football [Charles Fant, Notre Dame)
The guys talk to Charles Fant, Head Coach at Notre Dame, about coping with injuries in 2019, being creative in scheduling games, and the challenges of playing in Division II. All of that and more on this episode of SETN Preps.
August 7, 2020
[OFFSEASON EP. 10] Who's the 'Bos-ken'? (Jeremy Bosken, Boyd-Buchanan)
NOTE: This episode was taped prior to the Governor's exemption of High School Football. The guys talk to Jeremy Bosken, Head Football Coach at Boyd-Buchanan, about some of the players to watch, the transformation of the program, a busy offseason, a new tradition of helmets, and much, much more.
August 3, 2020
[OFFSEASON EP. 9] The 'Starr' of the Show...Or at Least This Episode (John Starr, Howard School)
NOTE: John Starr's segment on this episode starts at 17:31. Due to the unknowns and recent news about High School Football, the guys talked about the news of actually having a full football schedule and some solutions regarding that. Chris and Chandler talk about the State of High School Football in Tennessee and also talk to John Starr, the head coach at The Howard School, about the upcoming season, challenges amid Covid, and much more on this episode of SETN Preps
July 30, 2020
[OFFSEASON EP. 8] The 'Fair's in Town (Statewide Football Preview)
The guy sit down and talk with the 'Guru' himself, Murphy Fair, to get the scoop on football all around the state, who the teams to beat are, and which players to look out for on this episode of SETN Preps.
July 27, 2020
[SPECIAL UPDATE] Talking TSSAA's Hybrid Plan for High School Football (Feat. Stephen Hargis)
The guys talk to the Times Free Press Sports Editor Stephen Hargis about the latest with Tennessee High School Football, whether there will be a season, and how that season will potentially look.
July 23, 2020
[OFFSEASON EP. 7] Silverdale, Going for Gold (Mike Connor, Silverdale Academy)
The guys talk to Mike Connors, the first year coach for Silverdale, about the direction of Silverdale, his coaching journey to this point, God's calling on his life, and how he's been coping with COVID's affects on High School Football. The guys also provide updates and insight into the future of high school football with the looming Executive order from the State Governor that limits close contact sports for the near future. All of that and more on this episode of SETN Preps!
July 2, 2020
[Offseason Ep. 6] Grant us an Interview [East Hamilton]
Chris and Chandler talk with East Hamilton head coach Grant Reynolds about his evolving offensive styles, his 93 players, and much more in this week's episode.
June 18, 2020
[OFFSEASON EP. 5] Keeping up with the Jones' (Chattanooga Central)
Chris and Chandler talk with Chattanooga Central Head Coach Curt Jones about the youth in the program, taking on a 9-game schedule and turning it into a 10-game schedule, the key players for Central, and the authenticity of Chandler's playing day stories. All of that and more on this week's episode.
June 11, 2020
[OFFSEASON EP. 4] Hanging with the Grabowskis (Copper Basin)
The guys chat with Copper Basin head coach Chad Grabowski and his son Bryson Grabowski (Quarterback for the Cougars) about the upcoming season, the battle for Class 1A contention, and much more.
May 21, 2020
[OFFSEASON EP. 3] Player Spotlight | Issac Barnes, Soddy Daisy Quarterback
The guys talk with reigning Region 4-5A Player of the Year Issac Barnes about getting ready for the upcoming season during quarantine, what to expect from Soddy Daisy in 2020 and much more in this edition of SETN's Player Spotlight.
May 14, 2020
[OFFSEASON EP. 2] Coronavirus and Its Effects on Prep Football (feat. Stephen Hargis)
The guys sit down for a chat with Stephen Hargis (Sports Editor of the Chatt. Times Free Press) for the Coronavirus and it's potential effects on the High School Football schedule. The guys also chat about the players and teams to look out for when football does finally come back. All of that and more on this episode of SETN Preps.
May 7, 2020
[OFFSEASON EP.1] Coaching Carousel Before the Coronavirus
Chris and Chandler were practicing social distancing long before it became a thing. On this edition of SETN Preps recorded a few weeks ago before the Covid-19 pandemic the guys review the recent coaching hires in high school football in Southeast Tennessee.
May 5, 2020
[S2:E27] The Inaugural SETN Preps Award Show
In the last episode of 2019 Chris and Chandler hand out awards in a variety of categories for the Inaugural SETN Preps Award Show. The guys also discuss and break down news from around not only the Chattanooga Area but across the State.
January 8, 2020
[S2:E26] The Last One....but not really (Championship Recap)
Chris and Chandler recap the Championship performances of Meigs County and McCallie over the weekend. The guys also talk about their last Power Ranking of 2019 and look to next season and the upcoming offseason episodes.
December 10, 2019
[S2:E25] The Ultimate Championship Preview (And Semifinal Recap)
Chris and Chandler recap the semifinal matchups between South Pittsburg-Greenback and Meigs County-Trousdale County. They guys also look ahead to the State Championship matchups for Meigs County and McCallie!
December 4, 2019
[S2:E24] Turkey Day (Playoffs: Quarter Final Recap and Semifinals Preview)
ONLY ONE EPISODE THIS WEEK DUE TO THANKSGIVING. Chris and Chandler talk the best matchups for the quarterfinals and look ahead to the semifinals on Black Friday. They guys talk about Red Bank-Loudon, McCallie-Ensworth, South Pittsburg-Gordonsville, and Meigs County-Oneida. The guys also look ahead to the two semifinal matchups in our area: South Pittsburg at Greenback and Trousdale County at Meigs County. McCallie secured a berth in the State Title game vs. MBA and the guys will talk more about that in the next episode.
November 26, 2019
[S2:E23] The Final Four (Playoffs Quarterfinal Preview)
Chris and Chandler talk about the final four teams left in the TSSAA playoffs from the Chattanooga area as South Pittsburg hosts Clay County, Meigs County takes on region foe Oneida, a rematch reconvenes between 3A elites Loudon and Red Bank, and McCallie continues their quest for a State Championship and take on Ensworth in a Semifinal bout. The guys also speculate about who might win a State Championship, and they reflect on the season so far and the bitterness they have for the missed chance at a Red Bank-South Pittsburg match-up.
November 22, 2019
[S2:E22] Where the Boys Become Men...(Playoffs Round 2 Recap)
Chris and Chandler talk about the best of the 2nd Round matchups.
November 19, 2019
[S2:E21] And Then There Were 8... (Playoffs Round 2 Preview)
Chris and Chandler talk about every round 2 matchup in the Chattanooga area including Tyner-Trousdale, MBA-Baylor, and CPA-Chattanooga Christian. All of that and much more on this episode of SETN Preps!
November 14, 2019
[S2:E20] March in November: Upsets and Stats that don't lie (Playoffs Round 1 Recap)
Chris and Chandler discuss the first round of the playoffs including Whitwell's upset of Monterey, Red Bank's slow start, Soddy Daisy's loss to Oak Ridge, and a lot of historical nuggets that put the first round of the playoffs in perspective.
November 12, 2019
[S2:E19] The Ultimate Playoff Preview with Donovan Stewart (Playoff Round 1 Preview)
Chris and Chandler give you some statistics and tournament info to help with choosing winners in the Bracket Challenge. The guys also talk with TNHighSchoolFootball.com's Donovan Stewart about every classification's playoff bracket and the teams that Chattanooga area teams will be playing in the first and second round.
November 7, 2019
[S2:E18] Week of the Clinch (Week 11 Recap)
Chris and Chandler talk about the best week 11 matchups and talk about the playoff seeding for the first round of then TSSAA Playoffs.
November 5, 2019
[S2:E17] Who's In? Playoff Projections and Scenarios (Week 11 Preview)
Chris and Chandler go Region by Region to tell you who's in and who's out as we zero in on the last week of the regular season! Resident Bracketologist Chandler Morrison projects who will be in the playoffs and who will get home playoff games in the first round. They guys also announce the first annual Bracket Challenge for the TSSAA Playoffs!
October 31, 2019
[S2: E16] "THEY ARE WHO WE THOUGHT THEY WERE!" (Week 10 Recap)
Chris and Chandler talk about the best results of Week 10 including Anderson County's win over East Hamilton, Maryville's light thumping of McMinn County, Bradley Central's comeback victory over Soddy Daisy, and Howard's old-school rain-infused triumph over East Ridge. The guys also discuss Fayetteville's eligibility issues that lead to their vacated wins, Ooltewah loss to David Crockett in Week 1 going official because of a statistical run, and Chattanooga Central and Notre Dame's season being over with a bye week in week 10.
October 28, 2019
[S2:E15] Livin' Life on the Bubble (Week 10 Preview)
Chris and Chandler talk about the teams that have clinched and been eliminated from the playoff after week 9. The guys also talk about the biggest matchups of the week including East Hamilton vs. Anderson County, Soddy-Daisy vs. Bradley Central, and much more!
October 23, 2019
[S2:E14] Avoiding the Trap Week (Week 9 Recap)
Chris and Chandler talk about the recent eligibility issue at Notre Dame, Soddy-Daisy's possible region-clinching performance, and Boyd-Buchanan's gutsy performance against CAK. All of that and much more on this recap of Week 9 in the Chattanooga Area.
October 23, 2019
[S2:E13] High School Football Bracketology 101 (Week 9 Preview)
Chris and Chandler y’all the best upcoming matchups of Week 9 and the potential playoff implications with our resident bracketologist Chandler Morrison!
October 17, 2019
[S2:E12] Paint it Black...and Orange...in Cookeville (Week 8 Recap)
Chris and Chandler talk about the ridiculousness of 32 teams in each classification making the playoffs and how it might compare to other states along with the potential ramifications of the Meigs County-South Pittsburg and Rhea County-Red Bank matchups. The guys also talk about the Signal Mountain-Soddy-Daisy overtime thriller and other great match-ups across the area.
October 15, 2019
[S2:E11] A-Clinching We will Go.... (Week 8 Preview)
Chris and Chandler preview the biggest match-ups of the week and maybe of the year as several Chattanooga area teams clinch a playoff spot. The guys talk about Meigs County-South Pittsburg, Red Bank-Rhea County, Baylor-Tyner, Bradley Central-Maryville, McMinn County-Notre Dame, and Knoxville Grace-CCS.
October 10, 2019
[S2:E10] Rivalries Undone: No In-Between (Week 7 Recap)
Chris and Chandler recap Week 7 of Chattanooga high school football, including McCallie-Baylor, Cleveland-Bradley Central, Boyd-Buchanan-Silverdale, Marion County-Bledsoe County and much, much more.
October 8, 2019
[S2:E9] Revenge of the Rivalries (Week 7 Preview)
Chris and Chandler preview the best match-ups of Week 7 in Chattanooga including #1 McCallie at #3 Baylor, Cleveland at #4 Bradley Central, #12 Rhea County at Ooltewah, Marion County at Bledsoe County, and #3 Boyd-Buchanan at Silverdale.
October 3, 2019
[S2:E8] Thunderstorms and the Jay Hardy Inury (Week 6 Review)
Chris and Chandler dive in to the injury of 4-Star prospect and McCallie Defensive Lineman Jay Hardy and talk to McCallie head coach Ralph Potter about the injury and the repercussions of the incident. The guys also give their top 5 in the large and small schools as well as recap some of the best games of Week 6 including: Sequatchie County vs. Bledsoe County, CCS vs. CAK, East Ridge vs. Signal Mountain, and Walker Valley vs. Cumberland County and much, much more.
October 2, 2019
[S2:E7] The Malt Shop Rivalry Comes Back to Town (Week 6 Preview)
Chris and Chandler preview one of the best weeks of the year as Red Bank and South Pittsburg renew a rivalry that hasn't been played since the 1959. The guys also take a look at some other matchups of note, including the Battle for the Stump between Sequatchie County and Bledsoe County, Tyner's road trip to Alcoa, Ooltewah's bout with Soddy-Daisy, and Chattanooga Christian's showdown with CAK in Knoxville. All of that and much more of this week's preview of Week 6.
September 25, 2019
[S2:E6] The 2nd Annual Make-A-Dang-Statement Week (Week 5 Preview)
Chris and Chandler talk about the ever-closing gap between Tennessee high school football prospects and ones from around the country in lieu of the McCallie-Stellar Prep matchup last Friday. The guys also get down to business the preview the best six games of the week including, Loudon at Signal Mountain, East Ridge at Sequatchie County, East Hamilton at Chattanooga Central, Anderson County at Howard, Baylor at Ensworth, and CCS at Boyd-Bcuhanan.
September 19, 2019
[S2:E5] Just 'How-ard' You Doin' This Week? (Week 4 Recap)
Chris and Chandler talk about Whitwell's 0-4 start and the historical context behind it and Howard's history-breaking win against cross-town rival Tyner. The guys also talk about McMinn County's big win over Ooltewah, Red Bank's scrape by East Hamilton, Bledsoe County's close encounter with Grundy County and Derrick Davis's win over his former team as McMinn Central picked up the win over Polk County!
September 18, 2019
[ S2:E4] The Week of the Gurus (Week 3 Recap)
Chris and Chandler recap some Chattanooga Area High School football games from week 3 , including Brentwood Academy-McCallie, Notre Dame-Silverdale, East Ridge-East Hamilton, Red Bank-Signal Mountain, and Boyd Buchanan-Knoxville Webb. The guys also give their Top 5 rankings in large and small school classifications. You can find this podcast on Spotify and Apple Podcasts. Also, you can find us online at setnpreps.com
September 11, 2019
[S2:E3] Mind the (Regional) Gap... (Week 3 Preview)
Chris and Chandler preview Week 3 in the Chattanooga Area as #1 Brentwood Academy and #2 McCallie face off in Nashville. Also, regional foes face off in Red Bank-Signal, Tyner-Bledsoe County, East Hamilton-East Ridge, and Polk County-Marion County. This podcast is available on Spotify and Apple Podcasts!
September 6, 2019
[S2:E2] Not Gonna Lie, They Had Us in the First Half....
Chris and Chandler recap week 2 of Chattanooga High School football, including Red Bank-Ooltewah, Silverdale-Polk County, Sequatchie County-Marion County, and Greenback-Meigs County. The guys also look at the best moments from week 2 and give us their top five in the large and small schools.
September 3, 2019
[S2:E1] The Tale of Two Jamborees....
Chris and Chandler recap the high school football jamborees while looking ahead and previewing the Chattanooga Area Regions. They also release their first Large School and Small School Rankings!
August 21, 2019
(Player Spotlight) Brayden Sanders Talks Manning Passing Academy
Chris and Chandler chat with South Pittsburg Junior Quarterback Brayden Sanders about his experience with the Manning PAssing Academy and about his upcoming season with the Pirates.
July 19, 2019
(Offseason Tour) Jeremy Boskins and the Boyd-Buchanan Buccaneers
Chris and Chandler talk with new Boyd-Buchanan head coach Jeremy Boskins about the state of the program, the perils and challenges of playing in Division II, and whether Wrestling or Football is the harder sport to pursue.
July 16, 2019
The Best and Worst of Prep Schedules (Special Offseason Tour Episode)
Chris and Chandler look at the entirety of high school football schedules in the Chattanooga area and pick out some of the toughest and weakest and look at some of the best upcoming matchups of the year. After seeing the schedules, the guys also look at who might be built for a run to Cookeville as well.
July 8, 2019
(Offseason Tour) Bledsoe County and Head Coach Dewayne Tabor
Chris and Chandler talk to new Bledsoe County head coach Dewayne Tabor about the program, his coaching path through Georgia, and some key players for his upcoming 2019 season.
July 3, 2019
(Offseason Tour) McMinn Central and Head Coach Derrick Davis
Chris and Chandler talk with new McMinn Central head coach Derrick Davis about the program and his take on taking over a new program.
June 26, 2019
(Offseason Tour) The Whitwell Tigers and Head Coach Travis Olinger
Chris and Chandler head out to Whitwell to talk to the new head coach of the defending Class 1A State Champs Travis Olinger.
June 13, 2019
(Offseason Tour) East Hamilton and Head Coach Grant Reynolds
Chris and Chandler head out to East Hamilton High School for the Hurricanes' Spring Scrimmage and talk to new head coach Grant Reynolds about what the future holds for the Hurricanes!
June 10, 2019
SPECIAL EDITION: Championship Saturday (Class 1A Coach Interviews)
Chris and Chandler interview head coaches Randall Bouldin (Whitwell) and Gerard Randolph (Cornersville) in a special State Championship edition of the podcast.
December 1, 2018
Whitwell Wins...Again [Semifinals Recap]
Chris and Chandler recap the Semifinal Matchups between Whitwell and Greenback and Meigs County's tango with Trousdale County. The guys also discuss the Mr. Football winners, Changed State Finals Scheduling, the coaching carousel and more on this edition.
November 27, 2018
Tangos with Tigers [Semifinals Preview]
While two teams are left in the hunt for a State Title from the Chattanooga area, Chris and Chandler separate hairs between the Greenback-Whitwell and Trousdale County-Meigs County matchup while also looking around the state at some other prominent matchups.
November 23, 2018
Down to Dos, Riding Solo [Quarterfinals Recap]
Chandler, in his first attempt to pilot the show by himself, recaps the four matchups during the quarterfinal round of the TSSAA playoffs, including South Pittsburg at Whitwell, South Greene at Meigs County, Red Bank at Upperman, and McCallie at MUS. Chandler also gives his highlight, lowlight, and fail for the week.
November 19, 2018
Where the Rubber Hits the Road [Quarterfinals Preview]
Chris and Chandler preview all the Chattanooga area matchups for the Quarterfinals round including [1A] South Pittsburg at Whitwell, [2A] South Greene at Meigs County, [3A] Red Bank at Upperman, and [DII-AAA] McCallie at MUS. The guys also dish out the biggest news and notes around the state and Chattanooga area along with a recruiting update for some of the biggest recruits in the region.
November 15, 2018
And Then There Were Five... [2nd Round Recap]
Chris and Chandler recap the best games from Round 2 of the TSSAA Playoffs for the Chattanooga area including some surprises such as Trousdale County-Tyner and Notre Dame-Franklin Road Academy. The guys also give their highlights, lowlights, and fails for the week.
November 12, 2018
The Elite Eleven Fight to the Death [2nd Round Preview]
Chris and Chandler preview the best matchups in the 2nd Round of the TSSAA Playoffs in the Chattanooga area. They also share some tidbits from around the State in their news and notes segment.
November 8, 2018
The Stats Don’t Lie [1st Round Recap]
Chris and Chandler recap the best from the 2st round of the TSSAA Playoffs in the Chattanooga area. The also handout their highlights, lowlights, and fails.
November 5, 2018
The Knockout Punch [1st Round Preview]
Chris and Chandler breakdown the best matchup in each classification and Division II. Along with an interesting news and notes segment, the guys also pick every game in the Chattanooga area for the first round of the playoffs.
November 1, 2018
And Last But Not Least... [Week 11 Recap]
Chris and Chandler recap the best games of week 11 and rank the top 5 teams in small and large schools for the final time this season. The guys also give their highlights, lowlights, and fails of the week.
October 29, 2018
The Bittersweet Last Week [Week 11 Preview]
Chris and Chandler preview the best match-ups heading into week 11 including McMinn County-Cleveland, Bradley Central-Maryville, Sequatchie County-Upperman, Marion County-Polk County, and Howard-East Hamilton. The guys also talk about undefeated teams across the area and through the state, Copper Basin getting their first win, and the Sequatchie County Senior Night Debacle.
October 25, 2018
Transfers, Chunking Spring Practice, and Regular Season Vacations? [SPECIAL EDITION PART 2]
Chris and Chandler bring TNHighSchoolFootball.com's Donovan Stewart on the show to decipher and analyse the latest rule change proposals dealing with transfers, the possible termination of spring practice, and Out-of-State Regular Season trips.
October 24, 2018
Playoff Projections and Predictions with Donovan Stewart [SPECIAL EDITION PART 1]
Chris and Chandler talk with TNHighSchoolFootball.com's Donovan Stewart about playoff projections and predictions for Chattanooga area teams and the teams they could possibly play. The crew tackles 1A all the way up through DII-AAA in this special edition podcast before the final week of the season.
October 23, 2018
Nightmare on Second...ary Street [Week 10 Recap]
Chris and Chandler recap the best games from friday night, give their Top 5 teams in the small and large schools, and hand out their famous highlights, lowlights, and fails.
October 23, 2018
Playoffs? Playoffs?! [Week 10 Preview]
Chris and Chandler preview the biggest games of Week 10, talk about the biggest news around the state in high school football, and seperate the playoff contenders from the pretenders.
October 19, 2018
**Ric Flair WOOOOOO** [Week 9 Recap]
Chris and Chandler analyze the best games of week 9 and weigh the playoff implications. The guys also give their highlights, lowlights, fails, and Top 5 teams from the small and large schools.
October 15, 2018
To Be The Man, You've Got To Be The Man [Week 9 Preview]
Chris and Chandler preview the week's best games including Baylor vs. McCallie, Ooltewah vs. Maryville, Sequatchie County vs. York, Rhea County vs. Soddy-Daisy, and South Pittsburg vs. Whitwell. The guys also talk to McCallie Athletic Director Jeff Romero about the Baylor and McCallie rivalry and the logistics behind it and they also talk about the news and notes around the state, including 2019 schedule, game forfeitures around the state and a team from Alabama that is impressively unbalanced.
October 11, 2018
Mouth-Watering, Spine-Tingling, Football at its Finest [Week 8 Recap]
Chris and Chandler recap the week in high school football, including Bradley Central-Soddy Daisy, Whitwell-Trousdale County, East Ridge-Chattanooga Central, Ooltewah-McMinn County, McCallie-Brentwood Academy. The guys also give their top 5 in Large and Small schools, highlights, lowlights, and fails, and a preview of a amazing slate of games for Week 9.
October 8, 2018
It's a Trap Week [Week 8 Preview]
Chris and Chandler preview the week in high school football including Bradley Central vs. Soddy Daisy, Whitwell vs. Trousdale County, East Ridge vs. Chattanooga Central, East Hamilton vs. Hixson, and McMinn County vs. Ooltewah. They also look at some of the best matchups around the state and make picks for their Chattanooga area matchups.
October 4, 2018
Jumping the Bullet [Week 7 Recap]
Chris and Chandler recap the best that week 7 had to offer as they give their Top 5 in the Large and Small school and the highlight, lowlights, and fails of the week.
October 2, 2018
Playoffs On Our Mind [Week 7 Preview]
Chris and Chandler preview week seven matchups in the Chattanooga area while discussing big issues within the TSSAA and state-wide football. That is if the rain doesn't ruin their picks again.
September 27, 2018
Did They Prove It? [Week 6 Recap]
Chris and Chandler talk the best games of week 6 as they give their highlights, lowlights, fails, and top five teams in small and large schools.
September 25, 2018
You've Got To Prove It [Week 6 Preview]
Chris and Chandler discuss the best upcoming games in week 6 along with the competition divide between public and private schools. They also look around the state to discuss some matchups that could have implications for local schools and much more.
September 21, 2018
Large Schools, Large Shifts [Week 5 Recap]
Chris and Chandler talk the biggest games of Week 5, the biggest shifts among the larger schools, and the highs, lows, and fails of the week.
September 18, 2018
The Great I-75 Adventure [Week 5 Preview]
Chris and Chandler discuss the Alcoa win over Maryville and what it means for 6A schools. They also preview the best games going into week five and give their takes on some of the best rivalries in the area!
September 13, 2018
Rivalries Undone [Week 4 Recap]
Chris and Chandler recap the best week four matchups and talk about who's the best of the best in the large and small schools around the area.
September 10, 2018
This is Hate Week? [Week 4 Preview]
Chris and Chandler preview the week's best matchups and talk about the rivalries surrounding them.
September 7, 2018
Last Minute Drama [Week 3 Recap]
Chris and Chandler talk the best games of week three, including Red Bank-Signal Mountain, Bradley Central-Ooltewah and much more! Chris talks about the logistics of play-by-play radio in high football and past follies of the TSSAA playoff system and how it affects the scheduling of area coaches!
September 3, 2018
Both Ends of the Stick [Week 3 Preview]
Chris and Chandler talk then best games of week 3, the issues surrounding Finley Stadium, and the long list of 0-2 teams in the area.
August 30, 2018
To the Woodshed and Back [Week 2 Recap]
Chris and Chandler take a look back at the exciting week 2 games in Chattanooga High School Football. They also discuss the state of high school football after a new study comes out, the recruiting trail in Tennessee, and other headlines around the area and around the state. Chris also describe the gap between Division II and Division I programs inside the TSSAA.
August 27, 2018
Rank 'Em Up, Knock 'Em Down (feat. Stephen Hargis) [Week 2 Preview]
Chris and Chandler examine the Tennessee Prep Football AP Poll, how the teams stack up across the state, and whether or not it's necessary to have a statewide poll for every division in Tennessee. Chattanooga Times Free Press Sports Editor Stephen Hargis joins the show to help preview the week's best matchups and talk some of the best and most embarrassing moments of his sports writing career.
August 23, 2018
Monsoon So Soon? [Week 1 Recap]
Chris and Chandler recap the Chattanooga Area's best football matchups of week one with some bits and pieces of breaking news about next year's week one starts. The weather put a damper on week one, but the guys on this podcast seem to be on fire with high school football in full swing.
August 21, 2018
First Football Fever [Week 1 Preview]
Chris and Chandler talk about the Best of Preps and Sequatchie Valley Jamborees while detailing the coaching moves over the offseason. They also preview the week's top games and makes picks for their games of the weeks.
August 15, 2018