2012 Rivalry Series
PREVIEW: Roswell vs. Milton GA
September 17, 2013Great American Rivalry Series
ROSWELL, GA – The Roswell Hornets and the Milton Eagles will meet once again on Friday at 7:30 p.m. (EST) at Roswell’s The Hornets’ Nest. More than 8,000 fans are expected at the game that’s part of the 2013 Great American Rivalry Series presented by the U.S. Marine Corps and Hibbett Sports.
Roswell, which won last season’s meeting 45-31, leads the all-time series 34-23-1.
Coach John Ford’s Hornets have already nearly matched last season’s win total (3) by starting this season 2-1. They got touchdowns from five different players (Mechane Slade, Kendrick Jackson, Sheldon Evans, Matt Cory and Colin McCaulley) in a 41-21 blowout win over Johns Creek and their last game.
The Eagles, coached by Howie DeCristofaro, are off to a 3-0 start after finishing last season 7-4. They routed Centennial 52-10 in their last game, getting 136 yards and a TD from Tennessee commit and senior back Treyvon Paulk.