Roughriders rack up big win over Franklin in football playoff opener

Braeden Hemmelgarn of St. Marys is upended during a kick return in Friday’s Region 12 playoff game against Franklin. Hemmelgarn scored three touchdowns in the 49-13 victory -- two rushing and one receiving.

No tricks were needed.

St. Marys remained true to the the path they have followed all season long in a 49-13 victory over visiting Franklin to open the Region 12 playoffs on Friday at Grand Lake Health System Field.