North Carolina High School Football - Seventy-First knocks off Douglas ByrdSeptember 16, 2016: Fayetteville, NC 28304
The Seventy-First Falcons football squad scored 35 points and limited the host Douglas Byrd Eagles to 8 in the Falcons non-league win on Friday.
The Falcons now possess a 4-1 record. They play next when they travel to Jack Britt for a Mid-South Athletic 4A battle on Friday, September 23. Seventy-First will play a Buccaneers squad coming off a 23-8 non-league loss to Purnell Swett (Pembroke, NC). The Buccaneers record now stands at 2-3.
Coming up next, the Eagles play the Southern Lee Cavaliers (Sanford, NC) in a Cape Fear Valley 3A battle, on Friday, September 23. Douglas Byrd will attempt to advance on its 0-5 season record. The Cavaliers go into the battle with a 3-1 record after their 29-3 non-league loss to Pinecrest (Southern Pines, NC).