WALLER, Texas (KBTX) -- Franklin scored early and often on their way to 45-7 win over La Marque in the 3A Division I area playoffs Saturday afternoon.
The Lion defense forced a three and out and scored first on an eight-yard touchdown run by Clayton Rosprim.
Nick Lopez added a nine-yard touchdown to put Franklin up 12-0 after one quarter.
Rashawn Green blasted through the middle early in the second for a 26 yard touchdown that gave the Lions a 19-0 advantage.
Franklin led 26-7 at the half and cruised to the win.
The Lions will face Teague in the regional playoffs Friday night at 7:30 p.m. at Waco ISD Stadium.