Bluefield Daily Telegraph, Bluefield, WV

December 1, 2012

Wayne blanks Keyser to claim AA crown


Associated Press

WHEELING — Brandon Spurlock rushed for 144 yards and three touchdowns as No. 1 seed Wayne shut out No. 2 Keyser 35-0 for its second straight Class AA championship Friday night at Wheeling Island Stadium.

Grant Ferguson completed 3 of 5 passes for 43 yards and two touchdowns for Wayne (14-0), with both scoring tosses coming on fourth-and-long. He also ran for 61 yards.

Keyser (12-2) was held to 92 yards of total offense. The Golden Tornado entered the game averaging 51 points and 502 yards.

It marked the first Class AA title-game shutout since 2005, when Weir beat the  Bluefield 40-0.