Rockwood’s hopes of repeating as Region 2-2A champions took a serious hit Friday night, as a slew of injuries and a relentless Sweetwater ground attack allowed the Wildcats to leave Civilian Field with a 34-13 victory over the Tigers.
“Our kids played hard, we just got devastated by injuries,” Rockwood head coach John Webb said. “The injuries limited what we could do offensively. We had to cut our play sheet in half. Then it carried over to our defense because we couldn’t put enough pressure on them with our offense.