Blountstown overwhelms Franklin County

The seniors’ winning float in the Oct. 19 homecoming parade.

The seniors’ winning float in the Oct. 19 homecoming parade.

David Adlerstein
Published: Wednesday, October 31, 2012 at 03:34 PM.


Javakiel Brigham led a balanced scoring attack with two rushing touchdowns and Hunter Jordan completed his two passes for scores to lead Blountstown to a 51-0 rout of Franklin County on Friday.

Jordan tossed scoring strikes to Josh Taylor and Tripp Taylor to give the Tigers an early 21-0 lead. Brigham rushed for 45 yards and scored twice in the first half to propel the Tigers to a 44-0 lead. Fabian Solomon added 41 yards and the game’s final score in the fourth quarter.

Alex Mayorga led Blountstown with 75 yards rushing and he added a second-quarter touchdown. Bobby Andrews also scored on the ground and the Tigers racked up 237 yards rushing.

Blountstown dominated on defense, holding Franklin County to minus-63 total yards. Ladarius Rhodes was the lone Franklin County rusher with positive yardage, as he finished with 9 yards and the Seahawks’ longest gain of 7.

Blountstown (5-3, 2-1 District 4-1A) hosts West Gadsden next week in its final district game. Franklin County (2-6, 1-3) is off.

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