Jan Roe | Franklin Advocate

Seth Spiller gets blocks from Cody Owens and Russell Stegall against the Whitney Wildcats.



Franklin Lions vs. Hearne Eagles on Friday, August 30, at 7:30 p.m. in Franklin for the Highway 79 Showdown

Franklin came into the Highway 79 Showdown with something to prove as they looked to reload from a Championship run that ended with a Region Semifinal loss to eventual State Champion Grandview. The win for the Lions was in the tune of a 49-6 victory.


Franklin Lions (1-0) vs. Lorena Leopards (0-1) on Friday, September 6 at 7:30 p.m. in Lorena

Franklin took their show on the road this past week traveling to Lorena for a rematch with the Leopards. After jumping out to a 21-7 halftime lead they held the Lions at bay in the 2nd half outscoring Franklin 21-14 to ease to a 42-21 win over Franklin.


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