Nature Coast RB DeShawn Smith claims two county records
Nature Coast running back DeShawn Smith smashed two Hernando County records on Friday night in a 57-21 win over Groveland South Lake.
The senior, who has led the state in rushing all season and is among the nation’s leaders, surpassed Tevin Drake’s records for career rushing touchdowns (69) and yards (4,991).
Smith had five rushing TDs in the first half alone, then surpassed the mark in the second and finished the game with 326 yards rushing. He currently has 70 career TDs and 5,051 yards (unofficially).