By Scotty Ruff
Sports Writer 

Rosman Rally Falls Short Against Swain County – Rosman NC


Gage Orr rushes downfield during the Tiger's Friday night contest against Swain County. Orr finished with 178 yards rushing on 26 carries along with two touchdowns. Orr has more than 1,200 yards rushing so far this season.

It was a good news, bad news situation for the Rosman Tigers last week. On Thursday injured starting quarterback Josh Rice was released to play Friday night as the Tigers hosted Swain County on Senior Night. The bad news came as Rice left the game in the second quarter after a series of late hits and did not return to the dogfight as Rosman lost 28-21.

The Tiger defense was tested early as Swain drove down to the Tiger five-yard line. Jacob Hall, Andres Villagomez and Tyler Petit stood their ground, forcing a third-and-goal from the three-yard line. David Burrell and Ethan Shook then bott...

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