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