It was a crowd befitting a homecoming game. Approaching Sam Coopwood Park in Holly Springs Friday night from any direction, one encountered a sea of vehicles.
H.W. Byers missed a couple of early scoring chances and struggled offensively the rest of the way in a 40-0 loss to Falkner Friday.
Markeith Washington continues to like the fight in his team.
Photos by Ronnie Day and DeMill Dixon
Front, from left, Hannah Swallers, Hannah Champion, Jessica Deming, Alexis McGreger; second row, same order, Faith Shankle, Erin Lomenick, Sarah Jackson, Baylee Floyd, Tyler Vannucci; back row, same order, assistant coach Traci Rodgers, Peyton Stephenson, Lillian Lykens, Karina Mays, X’zorria Jones, Carlie Vannucci, Scarlett Newman, head coach Carlton Gibson. Not pictured is Heather Honeycutt.
The Marshall Academy softball team celebrated a district championship last week about 100 miles from home.