SPRINGFIELD -- Effingham County earned its initial win under first-year head coach John Ford in dominating fashion Friday night.
The Rebels (1-1) limited Lakeside-Evans (0-3) to one first down and 36 total yards en route to a 20-0 at Rebel Field.
Offensively, Matthew Ford completed 26 of 35 passes for 254 yards and one touchdown. He first-quarter scoring toss to Timothy Brown covered 36 yards.
Effingham County will visit Howard (2-1) in Macon next week. The Huskies forfeited last week's game against Northside because of COVID-19 precautions,