Former Auburn Tiger and NFL Pro Bowler Gary Walker has been named the best football player in Franklin County High School history.
Sports for Subscribers
By Lisa W. Manus
The Region 8AAA softball tournament will begin Saturday.
For the Franklin County Lady Lions, it will begin with their archrivals, Hart County.
The Franklin County Lions and Hart County Bulldogs are in the same boat for the second year in a row.
Last year, the 1-4 Lions met the winless Bulldogs in the Region 8AAA opener.
The Franklin County Lions and Madison County Red Raiders will meet Friday at 7:30 p.m. in Danielsville in each team’s last warmup game before region contests begin.