CLEVELAND -- White County will live and die with the ground game in its triple option offense.
On Friday, the Warriors lived high on the hog.
White County rolled up an astounding 472 yards rushing in a 48-13 defeat of Fannin County in Cleveland.
Quarterback A.J. Vandiver led the way, carrying 10 times for 124 yards, while Dalton Whitfield put up 10 carries for 114 yards and three touchdowns.
Coley Loudermilk, Clancy Loudermilk and Sean Greer also scored in the win, along with Tucker Cook, who snagged an interception in the end zone to secure a defensive touchdown for the Warriors (3-0, 1-0 Region 7-AAA).
Trevor Stone completed 16 of 30 passes for 115 yards, while Peyton Satterfield rushed for 83 yards and two scores for Fannin County (1-2, 0-1).
The Rebels will look to bounce back against Murphy, N.C., next week, while White County will look to keep rolling against Blessed Trinity in Cleveland.