The struggle was real when Carthage and Marshall clashed on Friday, but the former ultimately edged out the latter 35-32.
At the half, Marshall had a narrow lead 24-21 in a high scoring start to the game. The second half saw a tighter defensive performance by both sides with only 22 total points scored. The victory bumped Carthage's record up to 3-0. The defeat dropped Marshall's record to 1-2.
Next week Carthage take on Gilmer at 7:30 PM. Gilmer will need to watch out since Carthage have now posted big point totals in their last three contests. Marshall will have some time to rest before their next contest, which is against Lindale in two weeks at 7:30 PM.
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