Story by Jon Meek; Photos by Heather Foster; Zach Gulley stiff-arms a Troup defender. Gulley would have 189 yards and one touchdown.
The Newton Eagles traveled to Jacksonville on Friday night. They arrived to a renovated Tomato Bowl stadium.
The opponent would be the Troup Tigers who are 6-4 in this area round game of the playoffs. The Eagles defeated the Tigers 48-14.
The Newton Eagles, who are now ranked #3 and 11-1, now advance to the Regional Semi-Finals to face a very familiar foe – the Daingerfield Tigers at SFA’s Homer Bryce Stadium on Friday, November 29 at 7 p.m. You can listen on 102.7, setxsports.com or the link on the Facebook page.