Area Sports

Lady Dawgs split with JDC

By Sean Dunlap Franklin Advocate In its final district outing of the regular season, Franklin County’s Lady Bulldogs split a double header against Jefferson Davis County on Thursday, April 8 — knocking off the visiting Lady Jaguars in the early contest, 10-0, and then falling, 8-1, in the nightcap. FC 10, JEFFERSON DAVIS COUNTY 0…

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Diamond Dawgs devour Hazlehurst Indians, 43-1

By Sean Dunlap Franklin Advocate Up until last week, the most famous “43” in sports was probably NASCAR’s Richard Petty. But, when it comes to Franklin County High School sports, there’s a new iconic “43” — as in the number of runs scored in two games by the Bulldogs last week against the Hazlehurst Indians.…

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Cox, FC golf remain hot as 2021 campaign winds down

By Sean Dunlap Franklin Advocate Franklin County High School’s golfers — particularly Kolby Cox — continued their winning ways last week. The Bulldogs claimed another victory Tuesday, April 6 over Natchez at Duncan Park, and the following day took a win at Brookhaven Country Club in a four-team event. In both competitions, Cox was the…

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