Marion County 40, Hawkinsville 7

By Ricky Dimon

Score Atlanta

Marion County avenged its only loss of the season, a 14-10 setback at Hawkinsville on Nov. 1. The Eagles had home-field advantage this time around and took control right away by racing to a 26-0 lead in the second quarter. Lorenzo Smothers scored three touchdowns, including a 44-yard interception return and an 82-yard run. Corey Johnson also returned a fumble 73 yards for a touchdown for Marion County.

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December 6th, 2013
11:56 pm

Hawkinsville was the surprise of class A … nothing to be ashamed of. Got more out of what talent they had than anyone else. Beat the best team and 2nd best team in class A in Marion and Clinch. Just was Marion’s day and they have a great team. Congrats to Marion Co.

Norman Carter

December 7th, 2013
6:32 am

Coach Mike Swaney of Marion County deserves to be Coach of the Tear for all classifications. Four straight Region titles and now a State finalist. Go Eagles!!

Ye Ole Ball Coach

December 8th, 2013
11:31 pm

The Marion County Eagles have developed a tremendous football program. Great kids! Great coaches! Great support!