Griffin runs roughshod in Eagles’ win over Weaver

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Tucker Griffin rushed for 189 yards and scored four touchdowns in Hokes Bluff’s 35-0 win over Weaver in Class 3A, Region 5 action on October 1.
Griffin (pictured above) scored three of his TDs in the first quarter, rushing for one from 47 yards out and another from 3 yards away. He also caught a 13-yard touchdown pass from Jordan Bradley.
Will Wellingham later capped the scoring with a 17-yard touchdown run. Jaden Burns was 5 for 5 on extra points.
The Eagles (3-3, 3-1) visit region rival Walter Wellborn this Friday (Oct. 8).

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