Picture: DOMINIQUE (DOMINATE) SEASTRUNK lights up the Homecoming crowd in Friday’s action on Curtis Barbay Field. NewtonSports.com/Ed Tracy
Cover Picture: Heather Foster
Pictured is Zac Gulley and Robbie Phillips making the tackle against a Hemphill running back.
Story by Jon Meek
The #3 ranked Newton Eagles hosted the Hemphill Hornets Friday night and it was Homecoming in Newton! Hemphill aimed to ruin that Homecoming game too! The Hornets came looking confident and ready to prove they could beat the defending back-to-back State Champs.
At half-time the score was 22-22. The Eagles defense dominated after half-time completely shutting down Hemphill. Newton went on to win 58-22.
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