Blue Devils fall in season opener

Published 2:52 pm Saturday, August 21, 2021

Escambia County fell 35-6 to Bayside Academy today in its season opener in Daphne.

The football game was held today because rain and lightning postponed the game from Friday.

At halftime, Bayside held a 28-0 lead. Going into the fourth quarter, BA led 35-0.

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ECHS got on board after a 5-yard touchdown rush from quarterback Anthony McCants with 1:12 left in the game. The point after try was blocked.

ECHS visits T.R. Miller next Friday night.