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‘They were even better in person’: Firebirds score 59 straight points to down Terry Sanford

By Jack Frederick jfrederick@wilsontimes.com | 265-7824 | Twitter: @_jackfrederick
Posted 11/30/19

STANHOPE — The story of the Southern Nash varsity football team’s dominant 59-21 win over Fayetteville Terry Sanford was one of before and after.

Before Quinton Cooley and the offense of the top-seeded Firebirds took the field in the third round of the North Carolina High School Athletic Association 3-A playoffs, the visiting No. 4-seeded Bulldogs looked well on their way to building a case for ending Southern Nash’s season.

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