Game of the Week: Whitwell stays hot and makes it six straight
POLK COUNTY, Tn. - It was a battle of the cats in Polk County in our FNF3 game of the week. The undefeated Whitwell Tigers traveled across the state to take on the 4-1 Polk County Wildcats.
It was a back and forth game early on with the Tigers holding on to a 22-7 lead late in the first half, but the defense was the difference.
Whitwell forced a fumble, scored, and then took an interception back for a touchdown before the half to take a 35-7 lead into halftime.
Despite some fight from the Wildcats in the second half, Whitwell was able to pull out their sicth straight victory, 49-25.
The Tigers will have a bye week next Friday before going to Trousdale County on October 5th.
The Wildcats also get a rest next week before traveling to Sweetwater for their next game on the 5th as well.