Devils Slam Spartans 35-7

September 19, 2003

Commerce loses 35-7

Lincoln County 98, Athens-area private schools 7. Well, not really. But there is no question as to which is better in football this September.

Click here for the Augusta Chronicle's story on the Red Devils dominating 35-7 victory over visiting Athens Academy.

If the ease of the Devils' win over AA was surprising, it was not near as surprising as some other scores Friday night.  Morgan County shocked Commerce 35-7. The Tigers QB Josh Haynes left the game with a possible broken collarbone, according to That means those Tigers are going to be in an awfully foul mood when they come prowling in Lincolnton next Friday.

Clinch County and Worth County tied 6-6, and Swainsboro upended Washington County 21-15 in the House of Pain in Sandersville.

Our statistics have been updated. Our game is available here.

Red Devil players know they have to earn their new #1 ranking, especially this week against Commerce. Click here for the story from Sunday's Augusta Chronicle. And the AJC also talks about Lincoln County, Commerce, and #1 rankings here.