Watertown made its first-ever trip to Oneida on Friday. And, for the Purple Tigers, the drive back to Wilson County was especially long, as they were dealt a 47-7 loss by the Indians.
But the win, which saw Oneida (3-1) relentlessly pound the ball at Watertown's defense while stopping the Tigers' offense in its tracks, was a costly one for the Indians. Senior halfback Jacob Adams, the top homerun threat in Oneida's offense, left the game with a knee injury early in the second half. Early indications were that it could be a season-ending injury.To continue reading, please subscribe to the Independent Herald. If you are already a subscriber, email firstname.lastname@example.org with the name and address to which your newspaper is mailed to receive login credentials. If you are a subscriber who is logged in and believe you are seeing this message in error, please email email@example.com or call 423-569-6343.