Lions cut down the Lumberjacks
All the marbles will be on the table Friday night in District 11-3A when the undefeated Franklin Lions take their show on the road to face the undefeated Diboll Lumberjacks. Both teams are a perfect 3-0 in district play so far and the Lumberjacks are a perfect 8-0 on the season. Franklin’s only loss came at the hands of 4A Lorena in game three of the season. Since dropping that game the Lions have manufactured 5 consecutive shutout wins by some improbable margins. The Lions have played like gang busters on both sides of the ball in dominating fashion.
For five weeks now it has been like no one is playing on the field but them. Their margin of 259-0 tells the whole story for the past five games. The Lions run first offense has been punishing as they are averaging over 500 yards, a game with over 600 in a couple
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