Gallery: Southern Wayne at Rosewood

Gallery: Southern Wayne at Rosewood

Wayne County foes Southern Wayne and Rosewood met in football for the first time on Friday night at Branch Pope Field.

The Eagles defeated the Saints 30-12, and earned first-year head coach Josh Smith his first victory.

Rosewood (1-2) entertains Northside-Pinetown on Sept. 15. The game can be heard on 98.3 FM WGBR and online at

Southern Wayne (2-1) begins 3-A Quad County Conference play when hosts East Wake next Friday.