The Independence Eagles will be going for their 30th win in a row on Friday night during the TSSAA 5A State Championship game versus Farragut High School out of Knoxville.  The game will be held on the campus of Tennessee Tech in Cookeville, Tennessee.  

The Eagles narrowly escaped the Brentwood Bruins during the 5A Semifinal game where they trailed the Bruins late in the 4th quarter 24-14.  The Eagles took the lead with 55 seconds left and held the Bruins on the ensuing possession to return to the 5A State Championship game.  The Bruins finish their magical playoff run with a record of 9-5.  Independence has been powerful on offense during their two year, 29 game winning streak outscoring opponents 1209 - 390 which is a +818 scoring differential for the Eagles.   

The kickoff is slated for 7:00 pm and their is a viewing party for those that cannot travel at Buffalo Wings and Rings starting at 5:00 pm on 105 International Dr. Franklin, TN. 37067.  15% of all proceeds taken in Friday will go towards the Eagles football program.