Signal Mountain High School 2023

Team Profile

Photos by Jeff Duncan Photography

Q & A With Coach Josh Roberts

Coach Josh Roberts of Signal Mountain High School

Q. How would you characterize this year’s team?

A. Character driven, hardworking, and talented.

Q. What will be the keys to your success?

A. Team unity, senior leadership, and making the most of our opportunities.

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

A. Max Hilke, Blake Holly, Jace McConnon, and Blake Wolfard.

Q. What are your biggest reasons for optimism?

A. Returning a lot of key players who have a lot of experience.

Q. What will keep you up at night?

A. Inexperience in a few positions.

Q. What can you build on from last year?

A. We played a lot of close games last season and learned to play under pressure.

Q. Any lessons learned from last year?

A. We learned to play within ourselves and limit mistakes.

Q. Will we see anything different this year?

A. We will have new players in multiple positions.

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

A. We have a few skill players who have pretty good speed.


Coach name: Josh Roberts (7 yrs. as a head coach, 7th as head coach at Signal Mountain)

Division/Class: TN I-4A

2022 Overall Record: 3-7

2022 District Finish: 5th

Mascot: Eagles

2023 Schedule


18 McMinn Central (H)

25 Notre Dame (A) 


1 Sequoyah (H)

8 Hixson (A)

15 Red Bank (H)

22 Lookout Valley (A)

29 East Ridge (H)


6 Silverdale (H)

20 Loudon (A)

27 Soddy Daisy (A) 

Coach’s View

This season’s schedule is pretty tough, so we will have to play our best game in each one. If we focus on executing in major situations, we could have a lot of success. We’re excited to see what this year’s team can do.