High school football: Carson loses on road

Published 2:48 am Saturday, October 20, 2018

Statesville’s Chavion Smith (129 rushing yards) and F.J. Garner 88-yard pick-six) were named the N.C. Farm Bureau Insurance Offensive and Defensive Players of the Game.

 Moore was 10-for-14 passing for 185 yards and two TDs.

Defensive lineman Teolyn Woodruff was a standout for Carson with two sacks and a tackle for loss.

The result of Friday’s games in the NPC was a four-way tie for first between South Iredell, East Rowan, West Rowan and Statesville at 2-1. Statesville’s league loss was to South Iredell, 20-19.

Statesville plays at East Rowan next week, while Carson is at West Rowan.

•••Thanks to the Statesville Record and Landmark for information.


Carson              0   0   0     7   —   7

Statesville        7    7    14  21 — 49

First quarter

S —  Smith 6 run (Anderson Castro kick), 8:19.

Second quarter

S — Gathings 43 pass from Nebanye Moore (Castro kick), :53.7.

Third quarter

S — Gathings 13 pass from Moore (Castro kick), 11:45.

S — Smith 44 run (Castro kick), 1:58.

Fourth quarter

S — Garner 88 interception return (Castro kick) 11:41.

C —  Courtney 47 run (Eric Turnbull kick) 9:59.

S–   Imes 1 run (Castro kick), 6:28.

S — Smith 21 run (Castro kick), 2:59.