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Football: Largo 21, Dunedin 7

DUNEDIN — Behind 103 yards rushing from Claxton Boykins and a stout defensive performance, Largo defeated Dunedin in the opener for both teams.

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"In the second half the defense made the difference," Largo coach Rick Rodriguez said. "My hat goes off to my coordinator Matt Lepain."

After giving the Falcons a first down on consecutive penalties to open the game, the Packers forced a punt that was blocked by Chris Johnson. On the next play Boykins scored from 7 yards to give Largo the lead.

Dunedin struck right back when Trevonte Anderson hauled in a 20-yard pass from Anthony Diviney for a score.

After the teams traded fumbles and Largo forced a punt, Harry Brown scored on a 3-yard run.

"Any loss hurts but the boys fought hard," Falcons coach Jack Benson said. "This was a game of field position and we lost."

Nathan Cowan, Times Correspondent


Football: Largo 21, Dunedin 7 09/04/10 [Last modified: Saturday, September 4, 2010 12:47am]
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