‘Betsy Defense earns Unit of the Week honor

It was a highly anticipated clash. The Elizabethton defense made sure it went in the home team’s favor.

The Cyclone defense limited Pigeon Forge to just 236 yards on the night to earn the Applebee’s of Elizabethton Unit of the Week for Week 7.

Elizabethton held the Tigers to 36 passing yards, while holding them to just 10 first downs on the night. Pigeon Forge tallied just over 200 rushing yards for the game on the ground.

On the season, the Cyclone defense has limited opponents to 14 points per game.

The Cyclones travel to Claiborne on Friday night.