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By John E. Morgan Sports Reporter In order to compete with Randolph County in the first round of the state playoffs, Collinsville had to play error- free football.  They did not.  Turnovers and mistakes. In order to win at Randolph

Down in the Valley

By John E Morgan, Sports Reporter Two old DeKalb County rivals.  Two playoff bound teams.  Collinsville 34, Valley Head 16.  But Valley Head’s coach was happier with his team after the game than Collinsville’s coach was with his. Collinsville dominated

Fyffe vs Collinsville

By John E. Morgan, Sports Reporter Collinsville started the game with Fyffe with excitement and a big play to grab a quick 7-0 lead.  The big play was a Dominick Brockitt halfback pass for 37 yards to Trenton Nash.  They

The crowd roared

By John E. Morgan In the fourth quarter, it was everything a high school football game should be.  Close game, Gaston desperately clinging to a lead.  Collinsville overcoming a huge deficit and driving to tie the game late.  Both sides

By John Morgan, Sports Editor Collinsville 27-Ider 6 Both teams needed the win.  Both teams played their game.  The rain came down.  And in the end, Collinsville beat Ider 27-6 Friday night. Ider took the opening kick-off and moved down

By Dr. John E. Morgan It started with a scare from the kicking game.  And then a slow start for the offense.  But the defense was there all night long in Collinsville’s 32-6 win over Holly Pond. With rain beginning

Cedar Bluff Game

Marla Jones, Sports Editor marla@southerntorch.com “We’ve gotta clean up our mistakes.  We can’t put the ball on the ground.  We can’t miss tackles.”  That was Collinsville Coach Ernie Willingham talking to his team after the Panthers lost a back and