Comets Win Opener Against Litchfield

The Greenville Comets opened their 2014 football season with a 56-28 win over the Litchfield Purple Panthers. Austin Lawrence had two interceptions, one of which he brought back for a touchdown – one of his five touchdowns of the game. Austin’s other four touchdowns were on offensive receptions.

Tyler Hutchinson was 16 of 24 in passing for 262 yards and six touchdowns.

The Comets will host Piasa Southwestern next Friday. Piasa was defeated by Hillsboro Friday night 20-14.