Mississippi High School Football - Franklin County held off by South PikeAugust 26, 2016: Magnolia, MS 39652
In Friday's non-league game, the South Pike Eagles (Magnolia, MS) football team got by the visiting Franklin County Bulldogs (Meadville, MS), by a score of 40-34.
The Eagles (2-0) will now prepare for their game against Amite County (Liberty, MS). The Trojans come into the non-league game with a 0-2 record. In their last game, Amite County was tipped by Wilkinson County (Woodville, MS), 46-26, in a non-league game.
The Bulldogs now sport a 0-2 record. They take the field next when they host North Pike for a non-league game on Friday, September 2. Franklin County will battle a Jaguars team coming off a 42-19 non-league loss to Tylertown (Tylertown, MS). The Jaguars record now stands at 1-1.
FC: Julian Matthews tackled punter for safety 2-0 FC 6:37
SP: Smith 4 yard run Kick Good Hall 7-2 SP 4:52
FC: Collins 11 yard run Run good Collins 10-7 FC 1:01
SP: Turner 7 yard run Pass failed 13-10 SP 11:19
SP: Turner 37 yard run Kick Good Hall 20-10 SP 9:13
FC: Green 15 yard pass from Collins Run Good Collins 20-18 SP 5:07
SP: Turner 31 yard run Kick failed 26-18 SP 3:35
FC: Young 1 yard pass from Collins Run Good Collins 26-26 0:31
SP: Carter 2 yard run Run Good Shields 34-26 SP 8:14
FC: Green 13 yard pass from Collins Run Good Collins 34-34 1:11
SP: Turner 15 yard run Run Failed 40-34 SP 0:42