JFIFC    $ &%# #"(-90(*6+"#2D26;=@@@&0FKE>J9?@=C  =)#)==================================================1K" }!1AQa"q2#BR$3br %&'()*456789:CDEFGHIJSTUVWXYZcdefghijstuvwxyz w!1AQaq"2B #3Rbr $4%&'()*56789:CDEFGHIJSTUVWXYZcdefghijstuvwxyz ?DZJwI6qGw{(pR 2+vKWILs#3>p}Gn#LrU ~cۜqX2'! `VWo/ \# ̛,0\TgݓFv*קS".%+*%ZTWj{dPe1q+I⟩O[ VC]W0?Fn[$䴻&̜sZi%n;ʂ@V 'EuB܏_N/.p^@ǟAe?u%xSLX=,S(f<?^WNxH >zrGJo}F(Ba@4M֚U5ż}3m/nO⺭Z}]Y]&RF`3Y~*Md].*!WOc_kNN5ItoTN&ufx'=o?[dfCMv1-QI[&?W׺[]}eKm#95ysjPڜ2"x[f\A~'4Э/Z{^V9Y/y:Xw"TWW%!Ei#8 ;®AסzCZ7YK&Wײ˧+[ʨ ةZTyUOK*jzxR_!hCd^Zڼ:$׆^y\8#[.:)n6^E+&مU.7Vzq~W]-r4QT";e G}VOQKQEr> 7≳לEag to its top overall sports program every school year.<br><br>Graduates of Franklin High and its BFS program are now involved in collegiate athletics at schools ranging from the University of North Carolina, North Carolina State, Tennessee, Clemson, Appalachian State, Western Carolina, UNC-Asheville, Liberty, Mars Hill and Anderson College.<br><br>Of particular interest has been the growth of the women s sports and of the women s BFS program at Franklin High. There were 10 students in the first women s BFS class in 1993, a number that grew to around 15 the second year. By the fall semester of 1997, there were two classes comprised of 47 students and more than 50 others had to be turned away due to space and class-size restrictions.<br><br>Since 1993, the Lady Panthers have claimed four state championships in cross country along with 15 conference titles in cross country, track, swimming, softball and the school s first-ever conference titles in women s soccer and tennis.