William Byrd at Franklin County
In Rocky Mount, Franklin County closed out its first season in the Blue Ridge tonight at home against William Byrd.
The Eagles start the 3rd quarter leading 7-3 in a defensive struggle.
But Franklin Co. comes up with some quick offense, as Jayron Smith powers ahead for a big 11 yard run.
Then On 4th and goal the Eagles go for it and Jahylen Lee off the right side gets into the endzone, its now 14-3.
Byrd would not give up, as Wyatt Bayley gets the big 3rd down sack forcing 4th and long.
After the punt, Terriers with a short field and Byrd's drive continues into the 4th quarter and on 3rd and long, Logan Bakers' pass gets broken-up in the endzone by the Eagles Tyshaun Zeigler.
Now on 4th down Baker would try again to find an open reciver, but its Jamerise Holland coming up with the INT for Franklin Co. The Eagles run out the clock from that point on, winning the game 14 to 10.