Defense shines as SHS battles Statesboro in scrimmage

by | August 16, 2018 5:06 pm

by TROUP BRINSON
   The Swainsboro Tigers hosted the Statesboro Blue Devils in a preseason scrimmage this past Friday night at Tiger Field, and defenses ruled the evening in this 7-0 Blue Devil victory. The lone scoring drive in the three quarters played by the varsity squads was a short 14-yard drive following a Statesboro interception.
   Statesboro featured a run-heavy Wishbone offense and attempted to bully their way against a stout defensive Tigers’ front. Swainsboro—led by a front line of Ka’yun Davis, Keenan Williams, Armani Sims, and KeSean Easterling—was more than up for the challenge, shutting the Blue Devil offense down.
   “I was very excited about the way our defense played,” said head coach Scott Roberts. “We knew Statesboro was going to…

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