Travis Brown had 11 rushes for 160 yards and ran for two scores to help Franklin defeat Surrry County 42-14 Friday in the season opener for both teams.

Latrell Lane added 93 rushing yards on nine attempts for the Broncos, and Marcus Stephens had 79 yards on seven carries.

Lane and Stephens ran for a score each, Terry Warren scored on a 6-yard run, and Corey Porter ran an interception back 77 yards for a score for Franklin.

Derrick Bailey had two touchdown passes for the Cougars, a 16-yarder to Keion Ellis and a 24-yarder to Deandre Davis.

FRANKLIN 42, SURRY COUNTY 14

Surry County 6 0 0 8 — 14
Franklin 8 14 8 12 — 42
 
F: Travis Brown 98 run (Marcus Stephens run)
S: Keion Ellis 16 pass from Derrick Bailey (pass failed)
F: Marcus Stephens 51 run (Latrell Lane run)
F: Travis Brown 4 run (run failed)
F: Terry Warren 6 run (Alison Cornwell run)
F: Latrell Lane 70 run (no attempt)
F: Corey Porter 77 interception return (no attempt)
S: Deandre Davis 24 pass from Derrick Bailey (Little pass from Bailey)

TEAM STATS    SC    F
First downs    8    16
Rushes-yards    3-58    47-420
Passing yards    94    7
Comp-Att-Int    5-12-1    1-1-0
Punts-avg.    0-0    1-37
Penalties-yards    6-33    7-78
Fumbles-lost    0-0    0-0