FRANKLIN CO., Va. (WDBJ7) -- It was a battle of Eagles tonight in Rocky Mount as George Washington paid a visit to Franklin County at Cy Dillon Stadium.
Franklin County was up 7-0 to start the second half.
GW finally gets on the scoreboard with a 31-year run by Carlos Poole.
Extra point no good-- 7-6 Franklin County.
Now early in the 4th quarter, Franklin County punts-- it's fumbled and Evan Stone falls on it for Franklin County. That turnover would lead to a field goal 10 to 6 in the fourth quarter.
Poole takes over again for GW with a big run for his second touchdown of the night. Two point try no good-- it's 12-10 late in the fourth with under 3 minutes to go, Franklin County answers as Shane Grindstaff finds Malik Carter over the middle.
Crowd goes wild as Franklin County takes a 16-12 lead.
GW drives down the field late in the 4th but on 4th down is sacked by Evan Stone.
And Franklin County runs out the clock to win 16-12.