Winnsboro Defeats Atlanta 28-14 in Bi-District Playoff

Atlanta Rabbits Elysian Fields

Winnsborro defeated the Atlanta Rabbits 28-14 in the Bi-District playoff in Longview, Texas.

ATL got on the board first with a 77-yd TD run by Batton. 2-pt try was good on a diving catch by Dickerson in the end zone. ATL’s next possession they were unable to convert a 4th down attempt and turned it over in their own territory.

Winnsboro capitalized on Atlanta’s unsuccessful 4th down attempt

Winnsboro converted that into a TD of their own to tie it up with the 2 pt try. Winnsboro held ATL with a goal line stand at the 2-yd line and then marched 98 yards for a touchdown and extra point to take a 15-8 lead into halftime.

Winnsboro Atlanta Bi-District Playoff

Both teams adjusted their offenses after halftime due to the rain and strong winds with both mostly running the ball in the 2nd half. Winnsboro outscored ATL 13-6 in the 2nd half to pull away for the win. Each team had 3 turnovers in the game. ATL went from 0-10 last year to 7-4 this year.