Bluefield Daily Telegraph, Bluefield, WV

Local Sports

August 31, 2013

Virginia High shuts down Bulldogs, Auburn snaps losing skid at Narrows


BRISTOL, Va. — PikeView.................................6  0  0  6  —  12

Summers County.................6  0  6  6  —  18

First Quarter

SC—Jaquan Ayers 30 run (kick failed)

PV—Hunter Moses 37 run (kick failed)

Third Quarter

SC—Caleb Harrah 6 pass from T.J. Smith (kick failed)

Fourth Quarter

SC—T.J. Smith 2 run (kick failed)

PV—Tanner Farley 64 pass from Chris McBridge (kick failed)

Giles 38, Blacksburg 37

PEARISBURG, Va. — Brian Mann drove for a two-point conversion in overtime to lead the Spartans to a thrilling win over the Bruins.

Brett Whitlow scored 34 points in the game, collecting five touchdowns and four extra points. He ran for 209 yards on 16 carries, including the game-tying score in overtime.

Giles finished with 419 yards on the ground, with Tyler Perdue added 101 yards on 15 carries, and Mann had 99 on 19 totes of the ball.

Caleb Bohrnstree threw for 88 yards for Blacksburg, while Issac Johnston threw for 85.

Giles will visit Christiansburg next Friday.

Blacksburg........................0  15  7  8  7  — 37

Giles...................................8  0  15  7  8  —  38

First Quarter

GL—Brett Whitlow 92 kick return (kick failed) 11:43

GL-—safety, snap out of end zone 10:48

Second Quarter

BB—Morgan McCoy 68 pass from Caleb Bohrnsteet (Grayson Shelton run) 4:49

BB—Jacob Verniel 16 pass from Bohrnsteet (Carson Wise kick) 3:03

Third Quarter

GL—Whitlow 21 run (Whitlow kick) 7:13

BB—Issac Johnston 3 run (Wise kick) 3:04

GL—Whitlow 80 run (Tyler Perdue run) 2:48

Fourth Quarter

FL—Whitlow 51 run (Whitlow kick) 5:47

BB—Bohrnsteet 6 pass from Johnston (Bohrnsteet pass from Johnston) 2:11


BB—McCoy 10 pass from Johnston (Wise kick)

GL—Whitlow 3 run (Brian Mann run)  

Craig County 20, Bland County 18

BASTIAN, Va. — Cody Dunbar scored on a 7-yard run with 8:36 left in the game to lead the Rockets past the Bears. Mason Smith’s two-point conversion run provided the final margin.

Bland County trailed 12-0 after the first quarter, but tied the score on a 4-yard run by Tyler Faulkner and a 78-yard interception return for a touchdown, also by Faulkner.

The Rockets took the early lead on a 75-yard pass to Smith from Levi Helm and Alex Carper returned a fumble 72 yards for another score.

Craig County finished with 143 yards of offense, including 99 through the air by Helm. Bland County had 185 yards.

Dunbar led Craig County with 49 points on the ground, while Bland was paced by Keith Miller with 59 yards.

The teams combined for 12 turnovers.

Bland County will host Rural Retreat on Friday.

Craig County........................12  0  0  8 —  20

Bland County.......................0   6   6  6  —  18

First quarter—

CC-Levi Helm 75 pass to Mason Smith (pass failed) 2:47

CC-Alex Carper 72 fumble recovery (pass failed) 2:17

Second quarter—

BC-Tyler Faulkner 4 run (pass failed) 3:05

Third quarter—

BC--Tyler Faulkner 78 interception return (pass failed) 9:25

Fourth quarter—

BC-Mason Christian 15 pass to Aaron Rose (run failed) 11:55

CC-Cody Dunbar 7 run (Mason Smith run) 8:36


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