Coach Jeremy Ervin, in his first game at Marshall Academy, saw positives and areas that need work in the Lady Patriots’ season-opening loss.
Photo by DeMill DixonByhalia’s Charles Powell (7) is protected in the pocket as he passes Friday night versus Tishomingo County. Also pictured are Indians Lataryl Daughtery (23), Nick Jones (foreground) and Balies Jones (54).
Byhalia is packing for the playoffs for the first time in five years.
Marshall Academy led for less than a minute in the first quarter Friday night.
Photos by DeMill Dixon(Left) Jabryan Pegues of Potts Camp goes high for a catch with Zachary Snow (1) of Byers on defense. (Right) The Lions’ Malik Glover (15) gets off a pass with pressure from the Cardinals’ Collin Massengill.
Photos by DeMill DixonDakota Moore (second from left) of the Cardinals carries up the middle. Byers’ Julian Moore (4) and Mason Huckaby (63) reach for him. Potts Camp’s Ryan Baldwyn (14) blocks at right versus the Lions’ Jadarius Hurt.
A fourth-quarter drive was the difference Thursday night when Marshall County rivals Potts Camp and H.W. Byers met on a muddy field.
“Driving’s for show, putting’s for dough.”