• Damien Lane

Syrupmakers Football Preview: Cairo vs Carver

The Cairo varsity football team has an away conference game against the Carver Tigers from Columbus, Ga., on Oct. 13, 2017. The Carver Tigers have won one home game and two away games. They have also lost two away games, as well.

The Tigers have a region score of 2-1 and a state rank of 225, according to Max Preps. The Syrupmakers are tied with the Tigers for second place in the AAAA Region 1 and are and 3-3 overall, with a state rank of 135. The Syrupmakers lost their game last weekend to the region-leading Americus-Sumter Panthers (31-15) and hope to get back to winning against Carver.

The Tigers have a three-game winning streak and hope to keep the winning streak going. The Tigers defeated the Westover Patriots 20-0 and the Shaw Raiders 41-7, according to Max Preps.