WILSON, NC – This season marks the first time Erskine has had a football team in 70 years.
The wait was worth it.
The fleet beat Barton College 30-28 on the road on Saturday in the season opener.
Erskine held off late Barton, grabbing possession on an on-play kick in the final two minutes to secure the win.
Craig Pender, Senika McKie, Rashad Luckey, Dylan Shiflett and Javian Bellamy each scored for the fleet, which also forced a safety.
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