Jackson County traveled to Elbert County on Friday night and came away on the wrong end of a 56-8 loss.
"They beat us by running the football," Jackson County coach Billy Kirk said. "We just got pounded pretty bad. They are a very good football team."
Jackson County (2-3, 0-2 Region 8B-AA) plays host to Oglethorpe at 7:30 p.m. Friday.