Franklin rolls into regionals with blowout win over La Marque

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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.