Friday, September 29
Newman Stadium - Clements
SERIES: Clements 1-0
2016: Clements 10-7
LAST WEEK: Hanceville lost to J.B. Pennington 42-0
Clements lost to Lauderdale County 29-0
FLASH NOTES: Hanceville is out to end tough times after the Bulldogs kicked off the season defeating Cold Springs 36-20.
The Bulldogs had a chance to gain victory two weeks ago at Vinemont, but gave up 83 yards in a span of 1:05 with the Eagles pulling out a 21-20 triumph.
Hanceville got overmatched last Friday in Blountsville to J.B. Pennington. This was the first time the Bulldogs failed to score in Craig Flanigan's second season at his alma mater.
Clements has not scored in its last two games for second-year coach Cody McCain (A West Point graduate).
The Colts opened the 2017 season with a 14-7 victory over Danville. The momentum has gone in the opposite direction, getting outscored 58-14 in three straight losses.
Hanceville has not defeated a team outside the county since Flanigan took over the Bulldogs last year. The Bulldogs are 0-9 vs. non county opponents. Hanceville is playing at Clements for the first time ever. The school is located 15 miles West of Athens on U.S. Highway 72.