Whitmire handed Dixie its eighth loss of the season with a 24-7 victory Friday night.
Whitmire and Dixie were kept scoreless in the first quarter.
Dixie’s quarterback, Dawson Glenn, scored a 20-yard rushing touchdown to get the scoring started in the second quarter. Whitmire added its own rushing touchdown, combined with a rushing two-point conversion to take an 8-7 lead into halftime.
Once the third quarter began, Whitmire’s offense took over. They scored 16 points, first because of a Chandler Crumley 5-yard rushing touchdown. Whitmire’s second touchdown was scored through the air. Both were followed by successful rushing two-point conversions.
Whitmire 0 8 16 0 — 24
Dixie 0 7 0 0 — 7
D: Dawson Glenn 20-yard run (Peeler kick)
W: Rush touchdown, rush 2-point
W: Chandler Crumley 5-yard run, rush 2-point
W: Pass touchdown, rush 2-point
Records: Whitmire 5-3, Dixie 0-8
Next game: Dixie at Ware Shoals, 7:30 p.m., Friday