Signal Mountain High School 2021

Team Profile

Photos by T. Shannon Teal and Rich Smith

Q&A with Coach Josh Roberts

Signal Mountain High School football coach Josh RobertsQ: How would you characterize this year’s team?

A: Extremely hard workers who believe in unity over self. 

Q: What will be the keys to your success?

A: Team leadership, playing complementary football, and getting young players ready at a lot of positions.

Q: Who will be your key leaders on the team?

A: Logan Farr (RB/LB), Aiden Adkins (RB/LB), Drew Williams (TE/LB), Duncan Cannon (QB/DB), and Daniel Odom (OL/DL).

Q: What are your biggest reasons for optimism?

A: The attitude and effort our guys have demonstrated in the weight room this off-season.

Q: What will keep you up at night?

A: We only have seven seniors, and we are extremely young at multiple positions. 

Q: What can you build on from last year?

A: The discipline, attitude, and effort we displayed over the last three games.  

Q: Any lessons learned from last year?

A: We will now always be appreciative of the opportunity to practice and play football.

Q: Will we see anything different this year?

A: A few adjustments, but overall, the same for all our phases. 

Q: How would you characterize your team’s speed?

A: Our team speed is improving but not where it needs to be. 

Stats

Coach Name: Josh Roberts (5 yrs. as a head coach, 5th as head coach at Signal Mountain)

Division/Class: TN I-3A

2020 Overall Record: 4-7

2020 District Finish: 4th

Mascot: Eagles

 

2021 Schedule

August

20 Hixson (H)

27 Soddy Daisy (H)

September

3 McMinn Central (H)

10 Meigs Co. (A)

17 Loudon (H)

24 East Ridge (A)

October

1 Sweetwater (A)

15 Kingston (A)

22 Marion Co. (H)

29 Brainerd (H)

 

Coach’s View

We have a very tough region and non-region schedule this season.
Each team we play presents certain issues for us, so we will have to play with great discipline, attitude, and effort each week to be able to give ourselves a chance to win.

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