Lincoln County High School's Falcons (1-2) picked up a big region win Friday night defeating Franklin Co. on the road, 24-13.

LCHS scored on their first play from scrimmage on a 51 yard pass and was up 17-0 at the break. The Rebels answered early in the third quarter putting up 13 points. But the Falcons answered with a score and controlled the final frame eating up nine-minutes off the clock in their final possession. The game ended with quarterback Jake Sorrells taking a knee. Coach T always said that’s the “best” play in football!

By Quarters: LCHS, 17, 00, 07, 00 (final 24); Franklin Co., 00, 00, 13, 00 (final, 13)

Offense: LCHS, 363 total yards, 115 on the ground and 248 in the air; Franklin Co., 132 total yard, 32 on the ground, 99 in the air.

Rushing: LCHS, West Jenkings, 17 carries for 50 yards; Trey Allen, 7 for 37 yards; Rudy Cooper, 4 for 14 yards; Jack Sorrels, 7 for 14 yards and 1 TD.

Receiving: Rudy Cooper, 6 catches for 109 yards, 1 TD; Josiah Jenkins, 3 for 81 yards and 1 TD; Trey Dempsey, 1 for 31 yards; West Jenkins, 2 for 12 yards; Wesley Thornton, 1 for 44 yards; Alex Scivally, 1 for 4 yards.

Passing: LCHS, Jake Sorrells, completed 14 of 18 attempts for 248 yards and 2 TD.

Tackles: LCHS, Rudy Cooper, 3.5 tackles, 1 interception; Jaxxon Badgett, 3 tackles; Trey Allen, 3; Seth Cowan, 0.5; Wesley Thornton, 0.5; Josiah Jenkins, 0.5; Tyler West, 1.5; Taylor Hammons, 1.5; Alec Scivally, 2.5; Landen Smith, 3.5; Kavareas Devins, 0.5; Sam Eason, 3 tackles.

First Downs: LCHS, 17; Franklin Co. 9

Turnovers: LCHS, 0: Franklin Co. 3

Punts: LCHS, Jake Sorrells, 2 for a 39.5 avg. with a long of 49 yards.

PAT: Reid Hardin, 3 of 3.

Field Goals: LCHS, Reid Hardin was 1 for 1 good from 27 yards.

Penalties/Yards: LCHS, 7 for 60 yards; Franklin Co., 7 for 44 yards.

Next: The Falcons host Spring Hill Friday night for an out-of-region match up with kick-off at 7 p.m.