Marion County 35, Greenville 8: Johnny Royal rushes for 200 yards and 3 touchdowns in win

FROM STAFF REPORTSSeptember 27, 2013 

GREENVILLE, Ga. -- Johnny Royal had 33 carries for 200 yards and three touchdowns for Marion County Friday night in a 35-8 win over Greenville. Marion County has now won four-straight games against Greenville.

Royal scored on runs of 2, 1 and 25 yards. Quarterback Dustin Eckert had two touchdown passes, one for 35 yards to Lorenzo Smothers and one for 30 yards to Darryl Ragland.

Brandon Green led the team with five tackles, and Corey Johnson had an interception.

Marion County is 4-0 on the year and 1-0 in Region 4-A. They will travel to Schley County Friday for a 7:30 p.m. kickoff.Friday at GreenvilleMarion Co. 6 7 9 13--35

Greenville 0 8 0 0--8First Quarter

M -- Johnny Royal 2 run (A.J. Wells kick blocked), 10:26Second QuarterM -- Royal 1 run (Wells kick), 11:56

G -- 40 pass (quarterback run) 0;10Third QuarterM -- Dustin Eckert 35 pass to Lorenzo Smothers (kick failed), 10:24

M -- Wells 29 field goal, 2:59Fourth QuarterM -- Royal 25 run (kick blocked), 11:50

M -- Eckert 30 pass Darryl Ragland (Wells kick), 2:36

Team records: Marion County: 4-0, 1-0. Next: Marion County at Schley County, Friday, 7:30

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