Nolensville clinched third place in Region 4-4A, and another playoff berth, with a 21-17 win over Marshall County.
The Knights recovered a fumble on Marshall County’s last drive of the game to hold on for the win.
Nolensville (6-4, 3-2 in the region) will travel to Region 3-4A two-seed Macon County (5-5) for a first-round playoff game next week.
It’s the second playoff appearance for Nolensville in its two years of football.
Colton Dooley’s long touchdown run helped Nolensville to a 7-0 first-quarter lead.
After Marshall County tied the game, Ryder Galardi hit Zach Campbell on a 55-yard touchdown pass in the second quarter.
The Tigers answered with a field goal and Nolensville led 14-10 at half.
This was a far cry from last year’s regular-season finale, when Marshall County beat the Knights, 49-6.