Varsity Football · Smyrna takes #2 from Stewarts Creek


Cecil Joyce, Murfreesboro Daily News JournalPublished 11:34 p.m. CT Nov. 1, 2019 | Updated 11:49 p.m. CT Nov. 1, 2019

Smyrna sophomore Brendan Benthall wasn’t exactly a household name entering Friday’s Region 5-6A contest at home against ninth-ranked Stewarts Creek.

He will be now, at least around the halls of Smyrna High School.

Benthall scored two special teams touchdowns to help the Bulldogs (6-4, 5-1 5-6A) come from behind to defeat the rival Red Hawks 24-21.

The win earned the No. 2 seed for Smyrna, which will play host to… continue reading here