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Fort Benning Bengals dominate Peanut Bowl, 32-6

Fort Benning Bengals (Courtesy photo)

Fort Benning Public Affairs / FORT BENNING, Ga. – The Fort Benning Bengals youth high school football team captured the 58th Peanut Bowl championship Nov. 19 rolling over the Phenix City Titans 32-6 at A.J. McClung Memorial Stadium. Fort Benning Bengals Jalen St. James scored three touchdowns and recorded five tackles and Rontayevon Grant scored two touchdowns, recovered a fumble

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Fort Benning Bengals advance to championship game, Saturday, Nov. 19

The Fort Benning Bengals take the field Nov. 11 prior to their playoff game against the Russell County Stars. The Bengals edged the Stars, 15-12, to advance to the regional championship game Nov. 18 at A.J. McClung Memorial Stadium. (Courtesy photo)

By Fort Benning Public Affairs / FORT BENNING, Ga. – UPDATE (Nov. 18) The Fort Benning Bengals high school football team advanced to the regional championship game by edging the Russell County Stars, 15-12 on Nov. 11. The Bengals, 7-2 on the season, square off against the Phenix City Titans, 7-2, for the championship title Saturday, Nov. 19 at A.J. McClung

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Fort Benning Doughboys fall 34-24 in finale: Team sets focus for 2017

The Fort Benning Doughboys went head-to-head against the Columbus State University Cougars in the Doughboy Bowl Oct. 20 at Doughboy Stadium. (Photo Credit: Gerald Williams)

By Gerald Williams, Bayonet & Saber / FORT BENNING, Ga., (Oct. 26, 2016) — Despite lacking team depth, the Fort Benning Doughboys put up a spirited fight Oct. 20 against the bigger and more experienced Columbus State Cougars during the annual Doughboy Bowl on Fort Benning. The Doughboys kept the game close, but the Cougars experience proved to be the

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Doughboys improving despite 0-4 start

A Fort Benning receiver stiff arms a Faulkner player Oct. 9 at Doughboy Stadium. The Doughboys lost 38-14 to the visiting Eagles. (Photo Credit: Gerald Williams)

By Gerald Williams, Bayonet & Saber / FORT BENNING, Ga., (Oct. 12, 2016) — The Faulkner University Eagles showcased their team depth, especially during the second half, as they cruised past the Fort Benning Doughboys 38-14 Oct. 9 at Doughboy Stadium. “We played a really good game,” said Thomas Charles Threatt Jr, 5th Squadron, 15th Cavalry Regiment, assistant head coach

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