The Ariton Purple Cats started the 2010 season on a solid note. It would, in fact, be their only win of the season.
Ariton knocked off Kinston 27-14 on the road, and the season looked promising.
Week two however brought a 67-13 loss at the hands of Cottonwood.
The Purple Cats look to mount a comeback this season under third year head coach Rudy Free.
The News 4 Sports team caught up with head coach Rudy Free at the annual Southern Bone and Joint Coaches Clinic in Enterprise.