The Mack Williams era is off to a fast start at Ashford Academy. The Falcons beat Meadowview Christian 28-7 in Selma on Friday night in the season opener for both teams.
The Falcons went 0-10 last year, and won their first game since October 29th, 2009. Williams was coaching his first game with the Falcons, after moving over from Dixie Academy, which closed as a school over the summer.
He has previously coached at Dixie Academy (twice), Pike Liberal Arts and Lowndes Academy, racking up 22 years in the AISA ranks.
Elsewhere on Friday night:
Pike County - 0 Charles Henderson - 27
Headland - 56 Cottonwood - 23
Carroll - 35 Northview - 51
Slocomb - 6 Houston Academy - 7 (one half)
Abbeville - 6 Houston Academy - 7 (one half)