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.