Wenonah Warriors Triumph: In a historic moment, the Wenonah girls’ flag football team secured their first-ever state title in the 1A-5A championship game. The thrilling game, marked by twists and turns, culminated in overtime with a decisive play by Samarian Franklin. With flawless execution, Franklin sprinted towards the goal line, sealing the program’s inaugural flag football state title.
Despite facing challenges during the game, including two interception game picks, Franklin’s resilience and determination prevailed. Completing 18 of 32 passes with one touchdown, along with contributing 32 yards on 10 carries and punting four times, Franklin played a pivotal role in the championship victory.
Wenonah’s Head flag football coach, Cedric Lane, recognizes Franklin’s potential, stating that she has the talent to compete for a spot on the national team.
For Franklin, flag football holds special significance, shaping her life in profound ways. Having grown up playing the sport alongside basketball, she found her passion in football. Franklin emphasizes that flag football is not exclusive to boys and encourages other girls to join the rapidly growing sport.
Samarian Franklin’s humility and leadership on the field make her the CBS 42 Athlete of the Week.
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When did the warrior’s triumph structure deck come out?
This deck is the fifth one in the TCG. It became allowed in top events as soon as it was released on November 2, 2005.