Denison beats Sherman for 8th straight Battle of the Ax victory
DENISON, Texas (KXII) - The Denison Yellow Jackets defeated the Sherman Bearcats, 41-23, for the eighth straight year in Thursday night’s Battle of the Ax at Munson Stadium.
Denison overcame a sluggish start and powered past Sherman in the second half behind running backs Jadarian Price, 14 carries for 188 yards and 2 touchdowns and Asa Osbourn, 16 carries for 98 yards and 2 touchdowns.
Denison keeps the Ax for the 8th consecutive season, the longest winning streak in the rivalry in school history.
Denison (1-0) travels to Texarkana to take on Texas High next week. The Bearcats (0-1) will try to bounce back against Mt. Pleasant at home in Week 2.
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