Five plays later, Blacksburg would hit paydirt as Trenton Wooddell catches the worm burner in the endzone and the Bruins take a 21-to-6 lead in the third. Friday Football Extra's top ranked team - Amherst County - was home last night hosting the number three team in the Super 7 poll - George Washington. But nothing could stop the battle for bragging rights in Giles County as Narrows made the short trip up Route 460 to take on the Giles Spartans. The past two years, he's also served as varsity girls head soccer coach. .
He's a very familiar face. Lows in the mid 60s. A stray shower or thunderstorm is possible. The Cavs first drive stalled on the Glass 10, but Josh Storm boots a 27 yard field goal to put three points on the board. Jonathan Embry belted a 2-run homer to help trigger a five-run 7th inning that gave the Flames their first lead at 6-5. High school football fans are encouraged to use Blitz12 on Instagram and Twitter to help tell their team's story - some of these social media posts will be featured on air in the show. Staunton River 17, Cave Spring 9.
The start couldn't have been much better. He led the Trojans to the playoffs three of his four seasons, including Tunstall's first playoff win in six years this past season. Garcia struck out 12 on the mound, and was dominant at the plate as well, belting a 3-run homer and driving in four runs. Highs in the low 80s and lows in the low 60s. North Cross would strike first in the opening half as Glenn Williams connects with Fuller Clark in the left flat, and the freshman will roll into the endzone for the eventual game winning score. Blacksburg would give up that drive, but get the ball right back as Fuquan Goode coughs up the wet pigskin and the Bruins recover.
It was only fitting, then, in the arena's final moments, that Sampson should bring the roof down, just one more time. Watch six foot five inch Boo Payne break up this pass intended for Tyler Holmes. The Pelicans got on the board first in the top of the second inning. The Woodpeckers 21-27 went 3-for-4 with runners in scoring position while Lynchburg 24-23 was just 1-for-8 with runners on second and third. Glass outscored the Cavaliers 6-0 in the second quarter to take a 7-1 lead into intermission. Fariss says he has committed to Howard University next season on a full scholarship.
Shaun Leonard has been a part of the Golden Eagles program the past 11 years in various roles. Blake, who led the Pioneers to the state championship Saturday, has been selected the Virginia High School League Class 3 Offensive Player of the Year. Trailing 3-1 in the fifth, Lynchburg's Gabriel Mejia hits a chopper right up the middle to drive in two runs to tie the game at 3. Win or lose, both teams advance to the state tourney. But the Mavericks would rally. Travis Wells has more on Bond, who led the Blue Demons to a surprisingly easy win over Giles last week. The Spartans' Douthat would cap off the drive by handing the rock to Mario Jones and he will run in for the 11 yard score.
Now, he's promoted to head coach. Phil Link will run cross country at Averett University, wrestler Latrell Davidson heads to Ferrum and soccer teammates Ben Cleaver and Luke Baredo will play for Patrick Henry Community College in Martinsville. They say 43-year-old Amy Fabian went missing Friday afternoon. The rain was heavy in Amherst :00 most of the night, but when you have the Field Turf it doesn't matter. Before that, the longtime G. The 66-year old Christmas spent a combined 14 years, over two stints, as head coach of the Cavaliers.
This afternoon the Raiders played host to Carlisle out Martinsville - a first year program that was resurrecting football after a 28 year absence. Both defenses hard at work early - Staunton River's Abby Barlow with a shot, but it's deflected by Madison Adams before the save. The Flames defeated the Ospreys 6-4 in their tournament opener Wednesday. The Hillcats 24-24 fall to third place in the Carolina League Northern Division with the loss to Fayetteville 23-27. Glass would show a little voodoo of its own as quarterback Joey Flores hits B. Giles makes it look easy - taking a 14-to-nothing on their neighbors.
When the Jeep refused to stop for the trooper, a pursuit was initiated. Liberty pitchers Noah Skirrow and Logan Barker combined to limit the Hatters to one run through the first seven innings, as the Flames built a 6-1 advantage. The two classmates and good friends plan to room together in college. Demons with a great chance late. The loss drops Liberty into an elimination game Friday afternoon at 4 against North Florida. Lynchburg started the scoring in the first inning. Giles is looking to score early with the ball on the Green Wave 13, and Junior Sheldon Douthat will take the snap, slants right and he will pick up five yards down to the eight for the Spartans.
Highs in the low 80s and lows in the low 60s. State police say a trooper attempted to stop a driver in a Jeep Grand Cherokee traveling south for speeding. Adam Scott Loss, 2-5 came out of the gates strong for the Hillcats, ripping through the first six Fayetteville batters while striking out four. Highs in the mid 90s and lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the mid 80s and lows in the mid 60s.