HUNTSVILLE — Former University of Tennessee defensive back Inky Johnson talked to Scott’s football team Friday about overcoming adversity.
Then the Highlanders went out and overcame the adversity of a slow start by bombarding Cumberland County with their passing game, coasting to a 48-21 win.
Scott (2-0) scored on its first possession, then would not score again until late in the second quarter.
Cumberland County (0-2), meanwhile, put together a long drive to tie the game midway through the second quarter. After that, however, the Jets’ only chances at the end zone came on two big plays.To continue reading, please subscribe to the Independent Herald. If you are already a subscriber, email email@example.com to receive login credentials. If you are a subscriber who is logged in and believe you are seeing this message in error, please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 423-569-6343.