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Marion tramples Talbotton 72-0
to wrap up regular season at 8-2
By RICHARD HARRIS
Marion County High School closed out the regular season on a roll by trampling the Hawks 72-0 in Talbotton last Friday. The Eagles soared to a 47-0 in the first half and also dominated the second half while playing a lot of the team’s younger members.
“We have a lot of young kids who work really hard in practice, so I was real happy to be able to get all of the kids in the game to play,” said Head Coach Mike Swaney, whose Eagles now have a week off to prepare for the first round of the playoffs. “We also had four or five guys who were able to not play and rest and recover from injuries.”
The Eagles finished the regular season 8-2 overall and 6-1 in the region, leaving them in a three-way tie along with ... Online subscribers click here for full article.