High School Sports

Brandon pulls away to thump George County

George County coach Matt Caldwell.
George County coach Matt Caldwell. amccoy@sunherald.com

George County led 7-0 after one quarter, but things fell apart from there on the road for the Rebels Friday night.

Brandon raced to a 21-7 lead at the half and pulled away for a 49-7 victory.

Brandon quarterback Will Rogers completed 17-of-22 passes for 296 yards and four touchdowns for the Bulldogs (3-3, 1-0).

Jakob Green had the lone score for George County on a 1-yard run with 6:33 left in the first quarter.

George County dropped to 1-6 overall and 0-2 in Region 3-6A with the loss.

George County will host Jim Hill this upcoming Friday.

Patrick Magee: 228-896-2333, @Patrick_Magee