Coach Rider listed a few of the top players who are missing from the 2012 KHS squad. The list includes Aaron Crossett, Joe Stearns, Ryan Douglas, Derek Glover, Dillon Becker, Colton Spaur and Reed Long.
Crossett was selected to play and represent the Knoxville Panthers in the North - South Shrine Football Game, played in late July.
Odds and Ends
Knoxville opens the season at home Friday, Aug. 30, when they host the PCM Mustangs in a non-district game kicking off at 7:30 p.m. at Ken Locke Stadium.