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Catching on
Axel Aldino scramble
Tiger Quarterback Axel Aldino started the scrimmage against Friendship Christian with a 30-yard pass play and a 20-yard scramble for a first down. He culminated the opening series with a 25-yard strike to Grayson Redmon in the end zone.
The DeKalb County Tigers stood toe-to-toe with the defending state champions in their last tune-up for the regular season Friday evening, scoring on their first drive of the night while holding even with the perennial powerhouse. “We did much better than our scrimmage last week against Gordonsville,” admitted Coach Steve Trapp of his squad’s performance against Friendship Christian here Friday evening, noting the energy and determination was there before the home crowd that did not exist at Gordonsville last week. “We didn’t have the effort and energy at Gordonsville and that hurt our execution.