Noland Harper | Robertson County News
Anquan Boxley sneaks passed the Cougars and heads down the field for a touchdown for the Eagles.
Hearne vs. Franklin
It’s the game of the week in the county to kickoff the season when these two cross county rivals meet in Hearne Friday night. They are just 13 miles apart on opposite ends of State Highway 79 in Robertson County. The Eagles are the number #8 ranked team in Class 2A Division 1.
The Franklin Lions and Hearne Eagles have been playing each other since the 1920’s and have met twelve times since 2003. They have not met on the playing field since October 2015. The game will pit the power running game of the Lions against the speed and balanced attack of the Eagles.
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