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Jackson County tops Athens Christian, 39-21
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Kyle Daniel was 21 of 30 passing for 300 yards and five touchdowns for Jackson County in a 39-21 win over Athens Christian on Friday in Jefferson.

Dustin Scott scored for the Panthers on a 3-yard reception and a 1-yard run in the first half, and Xavier Harper caught a 15-yard pass for a score in the first half, and had a 65-yard and a 52-yard touchdown catch in the second half. Harper had nine catches for 220 yards.

Chandler Lanier also scored on a 35-yard interception return in the second half. Defensively, the team was led by Evan Breakspear with 12 tackles.

Jackson County recorded 351 yards of total offense in the game.

The Panthers are host to East Jackson next Friday in Jefferson.

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