Published 12:00 am Thursday, August 30, 2012
Salisbury Hornet running back Justin Ruffin.
Ruffin had scoring runs of 20 and 16 yards and also ran a kickoff back 87 yards for a score. The Hornet senior rushed for 124 yards and caught two passes in Salisbury’s 19-7 victory over North Rowan.
In 2011, Justin rushed 129 times for 1,138 yards — 8.8 yards per carry. He found the end zone 22 times, including seven touchdown receptions.
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