Lee County at Triton Preview
Triton will host Lee County as play starts in the Tri-County 3A Conference this coming Friday in Erwin. Triton will feature the league’s best ground attack thus far with 1908 yards on the ground. Romello Cowan (939) and Travion Sanders (529) lead the way for the Hawks on the ground and Triton will need to continue to move the ball on the ground in order to beat the Yellow Jackets. Lee County will counter with the league’s top rush defense – that is allowing only 69 yards per game and features Deandre Dingle- Prince, Delmaz Jennings, Larry Baldwin and Dez Evans. Lee County features the Tri-County’s top returning rusher AJ Boulware, who is returning to top form after an early season injury, as well as QB Colin Johnson, who is completing nearly 60% of his passes and has thrown for 10 touchdowns with no interceptions yet this season. The Triton air attack has only 315 yards for the season and this game will pit strength against strength as Triton will run at the best run defense in the area. Triton is currently ranked 67 of 109 in the 3A ranks with Lee County ranked at #7. This game will be carried on 105.5 FM and streamed on the station website at: www.wfjawwgpradio.com.