Saturday, October 27, 2012
High School football: Lord Botetourt earns winning season in 2 OTs
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LOW MOOR - Chris Thompson rushed for 250 yards on 45 carries and five touchdowns, including the winning score in the second overtime period, to give Lord Botetourt a 38-32 win over Alleghany in a Blue Ridge District football game Friday.
The Cavaliers (6-3, 3-1) clinched their first winning season since 2000.
Austin Oyler added 62 yards and 13 carries for Botetourt.
Nick Farrell threw for 117 yards and two touchdowns to lead Alleghany (3-6, 0-4).
Thompson scored on a 5-yard run, followed by his run for the 2-point conversion, to tie the score at 24 with about five minutes left in the fourth quarter.
Thompson scored on a 1-yard run, followed by Alex Hampton's run for the 2-point conversion, in the first overtime period. But Farrell answered with an 8-yard TD pass to Kendall Kessinger, followed by Zac Carter's run for the 2-point conversion, to force a second overtime.
After Alleghany failed to score in the second overtime period, Thompson scored on a 2-yard run to win the game.
Lord Botetourt 0 8 8 8 8 6-38
Alleghany 7 8 2 7 8 0-32
A - Carter 11 run (Seay kick)
LB - Thompson 6 run (Thompson run)
A - Unroe 3 run (Russ pass from Farrell)
A - Safety, Dail tackled quarterback in end zone
LB - Thompson 5 run (Oyler run)
A - Seay 24 pass from Farrell (Seay kick)
LB - Thompson 5 run (Thompson run)
LB - Thompson 1 run (Hampton run)
A - Kessinger 8 pass from Farrell (Carter run)
LB - Thompson 2 run
BLUE RIDGE DISTRICT
Staunton River 19, William Byrd 14
MONETA - Deshawn Martin and Chris Tyree each had TD runs of more than 60 yards, and Adam Daponte kicked two field goals as the Golden Eagles (3-6, 1-2) held off the Terriers for their first Blue Ridge District win.
Tyree ran for 181 yards and a touchdown on 24 carries, while Martin ran for 130 yards and a touchdown on 19 carries.
Shaffer Kelly scored on an 88-yard touchdown run for William Byrd (4-5, 2-2), while Simeon Horstmann rushed for 119 yards on 25 carries.
William Byrd 7 0 7 0-14
Staunton River 0 13 6 0-19
WB - Preston 45 run (Coleman kick)
SR - FG Daponte 35
SR - Tyree 67 run (Daponte kick)
SR - FG Daponte 26
SR - Martin 63 run (kick failed)
WB - Kelly 88 run (Coleman kick)
THREE RIVERS DISTRICT
Giles 63, Eastern Montgomery 12
PEARISBURG - Ian Mann rushed for 173 yards and four touchdowns on 13 carries to lead the Spartans (8-1, 4-0 Three Rivers District) over the Mustangs (4-5, 1-3).
Brett Whitlow ran for 127 yards and three TDs on 10 carries for Giles, ranked No. 8 in the Associated Press Group A poll.
James Fields completed 17 of 31 passes for 131 yards and one TD with three interceptions for EastMont. Teammate Kendall Sisson returned a kickoff 94 yards for a touchdown and had eight catches for 64 yards.
Eastern Montgomery 0 6 6 0-12
Giles 35 14 14 0-63
G - I. Mann 48 run (Lee kick)
G - I. Mann 1 run (Lee kick)
G - I. Mann 29 run (Lee kick)
G - I. Mann 59 run (Lee kick)
G - Whitlow 31 run (Lee kick)
EM - Phillips 12 pass from Fields (pass failed)
G - Whitlow 13 run (Lee kick)
G - Whitlow 13 run (Lee kick)
G - Ebright 6 run (Lee kick)
G - B. Mann 5 run (Lee kick)
EM - Sisson 94 kickoff return (run failed)
Floyd County 56, Radford 21
RADFORD - Dorian Harris carried the ball 17 times for 215 yards and four touchdowns to lead the Buffaloes (6-3, 3-1 Three Rivers District) past the Bobcats (3-6, 2-2).
Matt Bary completed four of six passes for 127 yards and rushed for 102 yards and two touchdowns for Floyd County.
Bary also returned an interception for a touchdown.
Isaiah Carter led Radford with 125 yards on 15 carries.
Floyd County 21 21 14 0-56
Radford 14 7 0 0-21
FC - Harris 72 run (Chavarria kick)
FC - Harris 7 run (Chavarria kick)
R - Carter 5 run (Findley kick)
FC - Barry 80 run(Chavarria kick)
R - Marshall 2 run (Findley kick)
FC - Kuchenbuch 24 run (Chavarria kick)
R - Cook 6 run (Findley kick)
FC - Harris 36 run (Chavarria kick)
FC - Harris 1 run (Chavarria kick)
FC - Barry 12 run (Chavarria kick)
FC - Barry 65 interception (Chavarria kick)
Glenvar 48, Auburn 24
RINER - Levi Mullins completed eight of 10 passes for 205 yards and three touchdowns, and Ean Cole scored three times as the Highlanders (4-5, 2-2 Three Rivers District) scored touchdowns on their first six possessions to beat the Eagles (0-9, 0-4).
Shaquille Bonds had four catches for 100 yards and one score for the Highlanders, who punted just one time. Cole, who rushed for 57 yards, had one TD catch and two scoring runs.
Jeremy Martin caught a TD pass and also returned a kickoff 89 yards for another score.
Justin Craft ran for 124 yards and two TDs for the Eagles, who lost their 38th straight game. Gabe Spencer rushed for 98 yards.
Glenvar 14 20 7 7-48
Auburn 0 7 7 10-24
G - Cole 9 pass from Mullins (Thompson kick)
G - Cole 29 run (Thompson kick)
A - Craft 29 run (Phillips kick)
G - Bonds 52 pass from Mullins (Thompson kick)
G - Cole 2 run (Thompson kick)
G - Tyler Smith 1 run (kick failed)
G - Martin 29 pass from Mullins (Thompson kick)
A - Craft 1 run (Phillips kick)
A - FG Phillips 34
G - Martin 89 kickoff return (Thompson kick)
A - Simpkins 1 run (Phillips kick)
Magna Vista 35, Martinsville 6
RIDGEWAY - Calin Jamison ran for three touchdowns and threw for two more to lead the Warriors (7-2, 3-0 Piedmont District) over the Bulldogs (1-8, 1-2).
Jamison rushed for 113 yards on 22 carries and completed seven of 11 passes for 73 yards with one interception.
Keon Mabin ran for 88 yards on 15 carries for Magna Vista. Brent Hawkins had two TD catches.
Brandon Carter completed five of 11 passes for 97 yards and one TD with three interceptions for Martinsville. Larry Perkins ran for 71 yards on 22 carries.
Martinsville 6 0 0 0-6
Magna Vista 7 3 13 12-35
MV - Jamison 11 run (Warren kick)
M - Powell 27 pass from Carter (run failed)
MV - FG Warren 21
MV - Jamison 5 run (Warren kick)
MV - Hankins 5 pass from Jamison (kick failed)
MV - Hankins 26 pass from Jamison (pass failed)
MV - Jamison 1 run (pass failed)
Bassett 51, Patrick County 6
STUART - McKenzie Lawson rushed for two touchdowns and Dashaun Valentine and Devontae Jordan each ran for a score and caught a pass for a score, as the Bengals defeated the Cougars.
Valentine led Bassett (3-6, 2-1) with 82 yards rushing on 11 carries, while Lawson added 69 yards on 14 carries.
Zack Tickle ran for a touchdown for Patrick County (0-9, 0-3), which lost its 30th straight game.
Bassett 23 14 7 7-51
Patrick County 0 6 0 0-6
B - Valentine 48 pass from Schoefield (Draper kick)
B - Safety, ball snapped out of end zone
B - Lawson 7 run (Draper kick)
B - Jordan 6 run (Draper kick)
PC - Tickle 3 run (kick failed)
B - Valentine 22 run (Draper kick)
B - Jordan 22 pass from Lawson (Draper kick)
B - Lawson 42 run (Draper kick)
B - Ross 21 run (Eastland kick)
Heritage 56, Jefferson Forest 12
FOREST - JaVontae Parrish threw for five touchdowns and ran for another to lead the Pioneers (8-1, 4-1) to a district win over the Cavaliers (5-4, 1-4).
Parrish completed eight of 17 passes for 166 yards and ran for 85 yards on 10 carries for Heritage, ranked No. 7 in the Associated Press Group AA poll.
Tyler Fowler rushed for 228 yards and one TD on 41 carries for the Cavaliers.
Heritage 15 13 14 14-56
Jefferson Forest 6 6 0 0-12
H - Sims 74 pass from Parrish (Parrish run)
H - Rosser 16 pass from Parrish (Phelps kick)
JF - Royal 56 pass from Crist (kick failed)
H - Parrish 3 run (run failed)
H - Elliot 12 pass from Parrish (Phelps kick)
JF - Fowler 1 run (run failed)
H - Layne 56 fumble return (Phelps kick)
H - Tracy 18 pass from Parrish (Phelps kick)
H - Elliot 10 pass from Parrish (Phelps kick)
H - Alexander 37 run (Phelps kick)
MOUNTAIN EMPIRE DISTRICT
Fort Chiswell 27, Graham 20
BLUEFIELD, W.Va. - Daniel Hamm rushed for 147 yards and scored two touchdowns, including the game-winner with 17 seconds to play, as Fort Chiswell (8-1, 4-0) clinched at least a tie for the Mountain Empire District by edging host Graham (6-3, 2-2).
Quarterback Brett Mabry also scored twice on TD runs for the Pioneers, who last won the district title outright in 2009. That will be the case again if they win next week at Bland County.
Graham trailed 13-0 at the half, but battled back with the help of two Cody Hatfield TD runs - one of those an 80-yard dash - and a 61-yard scoring run by Spencer Sheets.
Fort Chiswell 6 7 7 7-27
Graham 0 0 13 7-20
FC - Mabry 1 run (kick failed)
FC - Hamm 3 run (Gregory kick)
G - Hatfield 5 run (kick failed)
FC - Mabry 2 run (Gregory kick)
G - Hatfield 80 run (Stowers kick
G - Sheets 61 run (Stowers kick)
FC - Hamm 16 run (Gregory kick)
Galax 56, Bland County 14
GALAX - Donte Peoples rushed for 84 yards and two touchdowns on four carries and also returned a fumble 19 yards for a TD to lead the Maroon Tide (6-3, 2-2) over the Bears (0-9, 0-4).
Tyler Smith ran for two TDs for Galax.
Aaron Rose returned a kickoff 92 yards for a touchdown for the Bears.
Bland County 0 7 7 0-14
Galax 35 7 7 7-56
G - Gable 9 pass from Poole (Brady kick)
G - D. Peoples 8 run (Brady kick)
G - D. Peoples 19 fumble return (Carranza kick)
G - S. Peoples 69 run (Carranza kick)
G - D. Peoples 61 run (Carranza kick)
G - Smith 22 run (Carranza kick)
BC - King 44 pass from Walker (Carter kick)
BC - Rose 92 kickoff return (Carter kick)
G - Harris 33 run (Carranza kick)
G - Smith 7 run (Carranza kick)
Grayson County 36, Narrows 18
NARROWS - Tyler Lundy, filling in for injured quarterback Max Rodgers, completed nine of 15 passes for 77 yards and three touchdowns with one interception to lead the Blue Devils (7-2, 3-1) to a district win over the Green Wave (1-8, 1-3).
Rodgers missed the game with a sprained ankle.
Michael Rodgers had two TD catches for Grayson County. James Williams ran for two touchdowns.
Rodney Perdue completed six of 14 passes for 95 yards and two TDs with two interceptions for Narrows. Chandler Burton had both TD catches. Trevor Hart ran for 81 yards and one TD on 13 carries.
Grayson County 14 15 0 7-36
Narrows 0 6 0 12-18
GC - Mi. Rodgers 10 pass from Lundy (Ruiz kick)
GC - Mi. Rodgers 8 pass from Lundy (Ruiz kick)
N - Burton 21 pass from Perdue (pass failed)
GC - Williams 8 run (Williams run)
GC - Rudy 11 pass from Lundy (Ruiz kick)
N - Hart 24 run (pass failed)
GC - Williams 10 run (Ruiz kick)
N - Burton 33 pass from Perdue (kick failed)
James River 33, Bath County 13
HOT SPRINGS - Chris Moore rushed for 175 yards and four touchdowns as the Knights topped the Chargers.
Dylan Flint ran a kickoff back 84 yards for a score for James River (6-3, 3-0 Pioneer District).
Raymond Miller rushed for 104 yards on 18 carries, while Tyler Deeds and Ben Wolfe each scored for Bath County (2-7, 1-3).
James River 6 14 6 7-33
Bath County 0 7 6 0-13
JR - Moore 14 run (kick failed)
BC - Deeds 7 run (Deaner kick)
JR - Flint 84 kickoff return (kick failed)
JR - Moore 6 run (King pass to Bryan)
BC - Wolfe 12 run (kick failed)
JR - Moore 4 run (run failed)
JR - Moore 2 run (Deacon kick)
Covington 41, Craig County 29
COVINGTON - Luke Moye completed seven of 14 passes for 171 yards and three touchdowns and rushed for a touchdown as the Cougars (5-4, 2-1) topped the Rockets (4-5, 0-3).
Raquann Mathews caught four passes for 135 yards and two TDs and returned an interception for a TD for Covington.
Cody Dunbar threw two touchdown passes for Craig County.
Craig County 0 7 0 22-29
Covington 14 20 0 7-41
C - Phillips 29 pass Moy (Dressler kick)
C - Mathews 28 interception return (Dressler kick)
C - Moy 1 run (Dressler kick)
CC - Bryant 4 pass from Dunbar (Lee kick)
C - Mathews 26 pass from Moy (Dressler kick)
C - Mathews 80 pass from Moy (kick failed)
CC - Powers 5 pass from Dunbar (kick failed)
C - Jeter run (Dressler kick)
CC - Ouelette 18 run (Ouelette run)
CC - Smith 8 fumble return (Ouelette run)
George Wythe 55, Holston 17
WYTHEVILLE - Elijah Onks and Trey Skeens each rushed for two touchdowns and Alex Willis ran an interception back 26 yards for a score as the Maroons easily defeated the Cavaliers (5-4, 2-2).
Dominique Crockett rushed for 106 yards and a touchdown, putting him over the 1,000-yard mark for the season for George Wythe (8-1, 4-0).
Holston 0 10 0 7-17
George Wythe 28 20 7 0-55
GW - Willis 26 interception return (Storms kick)
GW - Onks 41 run (Storms kick)
GW - Crockett 11 run (Storms kick)
GW - Onks 7 run (Storms kick)
H - FG Miller 45
GW - Skeens 1 run (Storms kick)
GW - Skeens 25 run (Storms kick)
GW - Baltazar 7 pass from Byrd (kick failed)
H - Cannon 10 run (Miller kick)
GW - Deane 2 run (Smith kick)
H - Barlow 2 run (Miller kick)
Chilhowie 49, PH-Glade Spring 6
CHILHOWIE - Dylan Thomas completed all eight of his passes for 174 yards and three touchdowns and ran for a TD to lead the Warriors (3-6, 2-2) to a district win over the Rebels (2-7, 0-4).
Reid Sturgill had seven catches for 166 yards and two TDs and also returned an interception 28 yards for a touchdown.
PH-Glade Spring 0 0 0 6-6
Chilhowie 14 21 7 7-49
C - Vance 8 pass from Thomas (Faris kick)
C - Sturgill 73 pass from Thomas (Faris kick)
C - Thomas 30 run (Faris kick)
C - Sturgill 28 interception return (Faris kick)
C - Sturgill 16 pass from Thomas (Faris kick)
C - Brooks 36 run (Faris kick)
C - Millsaps 3 run (Faris kick)
PH - Salyers 1 run (kick blocked)
Marion 35, Carroll County 6
HILLSVILLE - Ethan Richardson rushed for 160 yards and four touchdowns on 19 carries to lead the Scarlet Hurricane (5-4, 2-1) over the Cavaliers (1-8, 0-4).
Conner Lundy ran for a touchdown for Carroll County.
Marion 7 0 14 14-35
Carroll County 0 6 0 0-6
M - Richardson 1 run (Wagner kick)
CC - Lundy 2 run (kick blocked)
M - Richardson 19 run (Glass kick)
M - Richardson 78 run (Glass kick)
M - Richardson 1 run (Glass kick)
M - Lefler 28 run (Glass kick)
Blessed Sacrament 41, Roanoke Catholic 10
POWHATAN - Sam Drewicz scored on a fumble return, a punt return and a pass in the Knights (6-4) win over the Celtics (2-6).
Patty Cotter went 6 for 13 with a touchdown and two interceptions for Roanoke Catholic.
Stephen Bendele threw and ran for TDs for Blessed Sacrament-Huguenot.
Roanoke Catholic 0 7 3 0-10
B. Sacrament-Huguenot 14 7 7 13-41
BS - Drewicz 49 fumble return (Cary kick)
BS - Drewicz 40 punt return (Cary kick)
BS - Bendele 35 run (Cary kick)
RC - Nester pass 20 from Cotter (Welch kick)
RC - FG Welch 35
BS - Drewicz pass 42 from Bendele (Cary kick)
BS - Savarie 9 run (kick failed)
BS - Emberlin 9 run (Cary kick)
Harrisonburg 37, Liberty 34
HARRISONBURG - Jordan Dove scored on a 1-yard run with 26 seconds left to give the Blue Streaks (4-5) a nondistrict win over the Minutemen (6-3).
Austin Porter ran for two fourth-quarter touchdowns for Liberty.
Porter's 1-yard run, followed by Dominique Taylor's pass to Jamaal Preston for the 2-point conversion, gave Liberty a 34-30 lead with 2:44 to go.
Devin Carper also ran for two TDs for Liberty. Teammate Trevon Lightfoot returned a fumble 26 yards for a TD.
Liberty 13 0 7 14-34
Harrisonburg 0 23 0 14-37
L - Carper 5 run (Porter kick)
L - Carper 41 run (kick failed)
H - safety on blocked punt by Washington
H - Dove 17 pass from Shifflett (Dove run)
H - Fields 14 pass from Shifflett (Riles kick)
H - Jordan 31 pass from Shifflett (kick failed)
L - Lightfoot 26 fumble return (Porter kick)
L - Porter 6 run (kick failed)
H - Fields 12 pass from Shifflett (Riles kick)
L - Porter 1 run (Preston pass from Taylor)
H - Dove 1 run (Riles kick)