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Taylor helps hold Brown in check

Taylor helps hold Brown in check

LAURINBURG, N.C. -- When a player starts the season with four sacks and a blocked punt, as Hilee Taylor did last week, it is hard to believe that an encore performance of eight tackles, one forced fumble, and a tackle for loss could even be noteworthy. When that encore comes while holding one of the state's top running backs, Andre Brown, to 76 yards on 20 carries, those numbers reach a whole new level of significance.

Hilee Taylor "He's a monster, man," said Brown of Scotland County's 6-4, 206-pound defensive star. Taylor, while failing to record a sack in his second game of the season, still demonstrated the ability to shed larger blockers and wreak havoc in the backfield, which has become his trademark. While Scotland County lost the game, 26-14, against Brown's highly ranked J.H. Rose squad, Taylor... Recommended Stories

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