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QUICK RECAP: WSN gets fifth straight win with 55-8 win over Southside-Selma

By Heather Stone
Sports Writer

The W.S. Neal Eagles pulled out another big win, their fifth in a row, Friday night at home, when they defeated the Southside Selma Panthers 55-8. The Eagles put up a total of 392 yards of offense in the game, while holding the Panthers to 45 total yards.
At halftime, Neal was leading 35-0, having scored on runs of 18, 1, 4, and 5 yards and a 20-yard pass from Lane Chavers to Jacoby Hawthorne.
In the first half of the game, Neal rushed for 149 yards and passed for 65 yards, while Southside Selma struggled on the ground with -26 yards rushing and 51 yards passing.
In the second half, the Eagles scored on runs of 23, 37, and 3 yards. The Panthers got on the board with an impressive 80-yard kickoff return for a touchdown by De’Quan Johnson with 1:51 left in the game. Khamari Johnson’s 2-point conversion run was good, giving Southside Selma their only score for the night.
In the second half, Neal rushed for 156 yards and passed for 22 yards, while Southside rushed for 2 yards and passed for 18 yards.

About Adam Robinson

My name is Adam Robinson and I have been the Sports Editor of the Brewton Standard since September 2007. I cover all the local sports in the Brewton area. I am a 2007 graduate of Troy University with a degree in Print Journalism with a contract in Sports Information. I married Shari Lynn in June of 2007 and we welcomed our first child, Hatlee, in April of 2010.

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