Published: 10:37 AM, Sat Aug 18, 2012
High school football roundup for Friday, Aug. 17
ST. PAULS - Ken McDowell started the scoring with a 21-yard touchdown run, and the Bears kept pouring it on in a 70-48 win over St. Pauls in Friday night's season opener.
McDowell also scored on runs of 70, 64, 19, 2 and 22 yards in the six-TD effort.
Two more Bears topped the 130-yard rushing mark. Dion Rackley totaled 172 yards on 11 carries, and Joe Wallace piled up 132 yards on 10 carries.
Shawn Williams led the Bulldogs with 122 rushing yards and three touchdowns.
Lakewood 49, Franklinton 47 - In Salemburg, Kevin Murphy scored on a kickoff return, a 26-yard run and a 21-yard reception for the Leopards, who held off Franklinton's late rally.
Red Springs 67, West Bladen 27 - In Bladenboro, Blake Greene passed for 371 yards and six touchdowns, and ran for three more as Red Springs scored 67 points in just three quarters.
Julian Brown had seven catches for 116 yards, including a 70-yard touchdown, and Zach Leach had six catches for 119 yards, including three touchdowns.
Triton 25, Clinton 21 - In Clinton, Dedrick Stacker scored three touchdowns as the Hawks rallied to win their opener.
Stacker scored on runs of 4 and 45 yards, and he was on the receiving end of Maurice McBryde's 33-yard pass.
Southwest Onslow 27, East Bladen 7 - In Elizabethtown, the Stallions held the Eagles scoreless until Rasheem Keith's 17-yard touchdown run in the fourth quarter.
Western Harnett 26, South Robeson 6 - In Rowland, Laron Gilchrist ran for 98 yards and three touchdowns as the Eagles won their first game of the season. Amani Manning also scored for Western Harnett with a 30-yard interception return.
Union 21, Fairmont 6 - In Fairmont, the Spartans scored twice in the fourth quarter to put the game away.
Davidson Day 46, Harrells Christian 29 - In Davidson, Russell Washington's three-touchdown game wasn't enough to beat Davidson Day.
Green Sea Floyds 24, West Columbus 6 - In Cerro Gordo, Rostin Bromel's 1-yard TD run was the lone score for the Vikings.
Gray's Creek 70, St. Pauls 48
GC - Ken McDowell 21 run (Taylor Sawicki kick)
SP - Shawn Williams 6 run (rush failed)
GC - McDowell 70 run (Sawicki kick)
GC - McDowell 64 run (Sawicki kick)
SP - Williams 46 run (rush failed)
GC - Dion Rackley 22 run (Sawicki kick)
SP - Williams 19 run (Kane Banner rush)
GC - McDowell 2 run (Sawicki kick)
SP - Javon Crawford 39 pass from Banner (pass failed)
GC - McDowell 22 run (Sawicki kick)
SP - Jhamel Leonard 42 run (Malik Livingston rush)
GC - Joe Wallace 42 run (Sawicki kick)
SP - Crawford 41 pass from Banner (pass failed)
GC - McDowell 50 run (Sawicki kick)
GC - Justis Richardson 9 run (Sawicki kick)
SP - Leonard 9 pass from Jacob Locklear (Livingston pass from Locklear)
GC - Rackley 8 run (Sawicki kick)
Rushing: GC - Ken McDowell 23-365, Dion Rackley 11-172, Joe Wallace 10-132, Justis Richardson 9-54. SP - Shawn Williams 25-122, Jhamel Leonard 4-41, Malik Livingston 2-19, Kane Banner 6-18, David Inman 4-5.
Passing: GC - Joe Wallace 0-3-0 0. SP - Kane Banner 5-19-0 172, Jacob Locklear 3-8-0 45.
Receiving: SP - Malik Livingston 3-83, Jhamel Leonard 3-54, Javon Crawford 2-80.
Records: Gray's Creek 1-0, St. Pauls 0-1
Next game: Gray's Creek at Pine Forest, St. Pauls at Fayetteville Christian
Lakewood 49, Franklinton 47
Note: Player names for Franklinton were not available
L - Kevin Murphy 86 kickoff return (David Rivera kick)
L - J.J. Tanner 1 run (Rivera kick)
F - 10 run (kick blocked)
L - Murphy 26 run (Rivera kick)
F - 59 pass (kick)
L - Nikin Henry 9 pass from Tanner (Rivera kick)
F - 32 run (kick failed)
F - 74 run (pass failed)
F - 88 kickoff return (run failed)
L - Haywood Mac 1 run (Rivera kick)
F - 79 pass (conversion pass\)
L - Kelvin Bell 2 run (Rivera kick)
L - Murphy 21 pass from Tanner (Rivera kick)
F - 5 run (conversion pass)
Rushing: L - Henry 20-180, Mac 15-82, Damien Bennett 12-52, Bell 5-44, Murphy 2-34, D.J. Rich 1-28.
Passing: L - Tanner 6-3-0 33
Receiving: L - Murphy 2-24, Henry 1-22
Records: Franklinton 0-1, Lakewood 1-0
Next game: Franklinton at Northern Vance, North Duplin at Lakewood
Triton 25, Clinton 21
T - Dedrick Stacker 33 pass from Maurice McBryde (conversion failed)
C - Silas Herring 8 run (Justin Parker kick)
C - J.C. Evans 25 pass from Greg Smith (Parker kick)
C - Herring 19 run (Parker kick)
T - Stacker 4 run (conversion failed)
T - Stacker 45 run (conversion failed)
T - Devonte Stewart 1 run (Ricardo Hernandez kick)
Rushing: T - Stacker 14-168, Brandon McLean 8-38, Todd Penny 7-36. C - Herring 10-66, Teykearion Stevens 11-62.
Passing: T - Jeremy Leggett 2-2-0 41, McBryde 2-3-0 38. C - Smith 1-5-1 25.
Receiving: T - Stacker 2-38, Ray Moore 1-24. C - J.C. Evans 1-25.
Records: Clinton 0-1, Triton 1-0
Next game: Harnett Central at Triton, Clinton at Wallace-Rose Hill 7 p.m.
Red Springs 67, West Bladen 27
RS - Julian Brown 70 pass from Blake Greene (Hayden Bannick kick)
RS - Christopher McGeachy 45 pass from Greene (kick blocked)
RS - Zach Leach 17 pass from Greene (kick failed)
WB - Deandre Long 2 run (kick failed)
RS - Greene 1 run (Bannick kick)
RS - Zach Jones 8 pass from Greene (Bannick kick)
RS - Greene 3 run (Bannick kick)
RS - Jedarian Lesane 20 pass from Greene (kick failed)
RS - Greene 1 run (Bannick kick)
RS - Leach 41 pass from Greene (Bannick kick)
RS - Leach 41 pass from Cody Freeman (Bannick kick)
WB - Malique McDowell 4 run (Tony Gonzalez kick)
WB - Deandre Long 5 pass from Zack Wilcox (Gonzalez kick)
WB - Wilcox 1 run (Gonzalez kick)
Rushing: RS -Greene 9-57, Lesane 12-138. WB - McDowell 9-95, Long 12-69.
Passing: RS - Greene 24-35 371, Freeman 4-5 60. WB - Wilcox 15-31 130
Receiving: RS - Brown 7-116, Leach 6-119, Lesane 5-61, Jones 4-59, McEachy 2-48, Smith 4-28. WB - Malcolm Vaught 6-61, Tavion Graham 1-28, Long 5-24, Corbin Stanley 1-3, McDowell 1-10, Nijeal Williams 1-14
Records: Red Springs 1-0, West Bladen 0-1
Next game: South Columbus at Red Springs, South Robeson at West Bladen
Southwest Onslow 27, East Bladen 7
Note: Statistics for Southwest Onslow were not available.
EB - Rasheem Keith 17 run (Alex Alvarez kick)
Rushing: EB - Keith 16-75, Farrell Murchinson 10-46.
Passing: EB - Sims 4-11-25
Receiving: EB - Murchinson 1-15
Records: Southwest Onslow 1-0, East Bladen 0-1
Next game: Southwest Onslow at Jacksonville, East Bladen at East Columbus
Western Harnett 26, South Robeson 6
WH - Laron Gilchrist 6 run (Eddy Garcia kick)
WH - Amani Manning 30 interception (kick failed)
SR - Deshawn Hamilton 12 run (kick failed)
WH - Gilchrist 9 run (conversion failed)
WH - Gilchrist 8 run (Garcia kick)
Rushing: WH - Gilchrist 18-98, Kaylan Smith 6-56, Manning 12-44. SR - Hamilton 8-47, Anthony Galbreath 1-16.
Passing: WH - Eric Gonzales 1-6-0 23. SR - Daquinn Lindsay 1-11-1 16.
Receiving: WH - CJ Hobbs 1-23. SR - Kalvin Chavis 1-16.
Records: Western Harnett 1-0, South Robeson 0-1
Next game: Western Harnett at Purnell Swett, South Robeson at West Bladen
Davidson Day 46, Harrells Christian 29
HCA - Channing Kelly 6 run (Walton Fisher kick)
DD - Jordan Brown 22 pass from Will Grier (conversion failed)
HCA - Russell Washington 28 run (Fisher kick)
DD - Will Grier 56 run (kick blocked)
DD - Brown 22 run (pass failed)
DD - Jordan Young 9 pass from Grier (conversion good)
HCA - Washington 20 run (Fisher kick)
DD - Young 5 run (kick failed)
DD - Young 7 pass from Grier (Grier kick)
HCA - Washington 10 run (run good)
DD - Brown 1 run (Grier kick)
Records: Harrells Christian 0-1, Davidson Day 1-0
Next game: Forsyth Country Day at Harrells, Davidson Day at North Raleigh Christian
Green Sea Floyds 24, West Columbus 6
GS - Miller 11 pass from Dawkins (Dawkins run)
WC - Rostin Bromel 1 run (conversion failed)
GS - Jashaqawal McGeal 55 interception return (Dawkins run)
GS - Dawkins 3 run (conversion)
Rushing: WC - Bromel 12-89.
Records: Green Sea Floyds 1-0, West Columbus 0-1
Next game: Green Sea Floyds at Waccamaw, West Columbus at Whiteville
Union 21, Fairmont 6
U - Dezmond Faison 3 run (kick failed)
F - Luke Hunt 36 pass from Jarrod Neal (run failed)
U - Alfred Garcia 3 run (Garcia run)
U - Natrone Banks 3 run (Garcia kick)
Rushing: U - Garcia 4-49, Bakeem Murphy 7-22, Faison 6-34, Banks 8-12. F - Derrick Baker 9-27, Chaise Tolbert 2-10.
Passing: U - Garcia 3-7-1. F - Jarrod Neal 4-13-2
Receiving: U - Ryan Hall 1-34. F - Luke Hunt 1-36.
Records: Union 1-0, Fairmont 0-1
Next game: Union at Wilmington Laney, Fairmont at Hobbton
Southwestern Randolph 21, Union Pines 0
SWR - Grimsley 10 run (Delavega kick)
SWR - Martin 13 run (Delavega kick)
SWR - Osborne 27 run (Delavega kick)
Rushing: UP - McRae 15-73, Carden 12-0, Quick 7-74, Johnson 3- 8, 11 Benitez 1-11, Shadomy 1-4, Rakers 1-2, Gerber 1-0. SWR - Martin 22-102, Huffman 5-18, Bullins 4-31, Sineath 4-11, Osborne 3-35, Greene 2-8, Grimsley 1-10, Clapp 1-(-4).
Passing: UP - Carden 3-10, 28. SWR - Sineath 5-7, 64
Receiving: UP - McRae 2-10, Rakers 1-18. SWR - Grimsley 2-44, Billings 2-21.
Records: Union Pines 0-1, Southwestern Randolph 1-0
Next game: North Moore at Union Pines, Southwestern Randolph at Eastern Randolph