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While fans gear up for an exciting season, several East Tennessee schools are hoping to make the fans' experience a little more enjoyable. 8-22-14
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00:00 We are now in this week -- zero high school
00:02 football and while fans gear up for an exciting season of
00:06 course. Several east Tennessee schools are hoping to make the fans
00:09 experienced just a little bit more enjoyable. WB IR ten news
00:13 reporter -- Johnson has more for us. At that time of
00:19 the year again high school football season is back. And this
00:22 time around some beat Tennessee fans will see some fantastic changes
00:26 and got like he's going over that often these magnet high
00:29 school there's no more concrete -- Both -- -- have new
00:33 aluminum bleachers and I expanded. Now the Samuel. 3500. Fans. That's
00:40 up by nearly 15100. The high school also has a new
00:44 press box and a new fans surrounding its gridiron. That's in
00:48 addition to renovated restrooms and concession stand and in new content.
00:52 What's area and it gets his gun in his best of
00:54 course because. We we we love it and we're excited about
00:57 where we're -- we're blessed that they actually. Had this great.
01:01 Oh great football fans who also -- -- bleachers after the
01:04 old once were considered to be a danger wean. Have been
01:07 looking for a long time to get these bleachers are revitalized.
01:10 And we have had a great season here but fans are
01:13 the only ones getting a better football experience and many of
01:16 young players also feel some of the improvements. Like the AK
01:20 who just got this new terrorist. There's been an eventful summer
01:23 a lot of construction a lot of digging going on but
01:26 the end product is definitely worth it. What's high school got
01:28 a major expansion the rubble football program added 4000 speak to
01:33 its field house. Part of that expansion is open while the
01:36 other half is expected to open in a couple of weeks.
01:39 The new park 1000 other. Classroom for watched film with players.
01:44 We've expanded the assistance coach's office so there really excited about.
01:48 And then now waivers to will be in the new the
01:51 new -- Kevin Johnson WD IR ten news. And some other
01:57 schools that are seeing renovations this year are Alcoa and pigeon
02:00 forge high schools both had new turf on their football fields.
02:04 We'll have all your high school football highlights coming up tonight
02:07 at 1115. On the way.