Heartbreak For Tigers As Yellowjackets Win In OT


Last updated 11/6/2017 at 2:44pm

Scotty Ruff

Deland Thomas had a monster game for the Rosman Tigers Friday night against Hayesville. The senior finished with 92 rushing yards and four touchdowns to go with 49 receiving yards in Rosman's overtime loss to the Yellowjackets.

Friday night's game against Hayesville had it all for the community of Rosman.

Pregame ceremonies included Senior Night in front of a packed Silverstein Memorial Stadium.

Playoff implications were thought to be on the line and the game delivered an action-packed, on-the-edge-of-your-seat experience.

At halftime the Tigers inducted five more alumni into the Rosman Hall of Fame.

Also included was a blackout for the late Leesa Anderson.

The game went into overtime where the Tigers ultimately fell 32-26, but the team still got into the playoffs.

The Tigers recovered an opening onside...

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