BETTER HURRY! – Freshman defensive tackle Demetrius Swilley scoops up a Mustang fumble and returns it for a touchdown with seconds remaining for the Indians’ lone score of the season opener. (Crockett Action Shots)
The Hazlehurst Indians found the going rough in their season-opening trip to Murrah this past Friday, dropping the game 50-6.
Murrah raced to a 21-0 first quarter lead and was up 36-0 at halftime. The Mustangs continued to pour it on the Indians and built a 50-0 lead until late in the fourth.
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