HARRODSBURG - Wayne County scored 21 points in the second half and ran for 309 yards in a 32-13 win over Mercer County Friday.
The Cardinals (1-1) totaled 370 yards of offense compared to 161 for Mercer.
Mercer (1-1) took the opening kickoff to the Wayne 20 and scored four plays later on a touchdown by Andrew McCloud.
"We scored and everything seemed to be going good," Mercer coach Duane Hammons said. "At that point, they just took over."
Wayne led 11-7 at the half, and scored on its first possession after halftime to take an 18-7 lead. Mercer answered with a 66-yard scoring run by McCloud to get within 18-13.