The DeKalb County Tigers lost 42 to 0 to the Marshall County Tigers at Lewisburg Friday night in the 1st round of the TSSAA Class 4A playoffs ending their season at 3-8.
Marshall County (8-3) advances to the 2nd round to play Springfield next Friday night, November 10.
In the game Friday night, Quarterback Bryce Wallace scored on a 4 yard run with 8:14 left in the 1st period. Caleb Estes tacked on the extra point and Marshall County led 7-0
Wallace later found Devon Wilson on a 25 yard touchdown pass play with 3:29 left in the 1st period. Estes added the extra point and Marshall County led 14-0.
Brandon Rowan caught a 10 yard touchdown pass from Wallace with 8:49 left in the 2nd period. Estes booted the extra point to give Marshall County a 21-0 lead
Wallace hooked up with Rowan again with 2:12 left before halftime on a 23 yard touchdown pass. Estes tacked on the extra point to give Marshall County a 28-0 advantage.
Billy Cheek had a pick 6 for Marshall County with 1:06 left before the half. Cheek intercepted a Tyler Cantrell pass and returned it 15 yards for a score. Estes added the extra point and the halftime score was 35-0.
The only score of the 2nd half came on a 63 yard touchdown pass from Wallace to Wilson with 1:10 left in the 3rd period. Estes booted the extra point and the DeKalb County Tigers fell 42-0