CARNESVILLE, Ga. -- According to a quick Google search, a tiger would win a fight against a lion. According to the box score from Friday night’s matchup between the Crescent Tigers and the Franklin County Lions, that Google search isn’t definitive.
Forgive me for dwelling on ballot counting, but early readers of these divinely inspired predictions know that I picked Crescent to defeat Dixie last week. I would have predicted full, half and quarter moon to defeat the Hornets as well.
There’s a saying that goes something like, “You don’t know what you’re really made of until your back’s against the wall.”
It started off promising for Palmetto. The defense forced a 3-and-out and freshman quarterback Isaiah Hill connected with Xzorion Brown for a 69-yard touchdown on the 1st offensive drive of his career. The Mustangs were up 7-0.
What did we learn in Week 0, that ridiculous term for the first week of high school football season? Zero shares this wondrous spectacle with gravity, ground, tolerance and an old album by Steve Earle.