Jayvee football: Hornets edge Falcons
Published 11:41 pm Thursday, August 18, 2022
MOUNT ULLA — Salisbury edged West Rowan 24-22 in an exciting jayvee football game on Thursday.
West quarterback Brant Graham had a rushing touchdown and threw for two touchdowns.
Salisbury had a kickoff return touchdown from Jaylin Smith.
Hez Krider and Jaylin Johnson had rushing TDs for the Hornets.
PATs made the difference. Krider, Johnson and Nemo Mason ran for 2-point conversions.
Macari House and Jackson Sparger made interceptions for Salisbury. Krider made a fumble recovery.
CHINA GROVE — Carson put up a fight before losing a 6-0 defensive struggle with Statesville.
Tristin Clawson had a great all-round effort for the Cougars.
Jacob Rockwell excelled punting and catching passes.
Elijah Morgan recovered a fumble.
‘”We’ll get better on offense,” Carson head coach Jonathan Lowe said. “Lots of things to work on, but we’ve also got a lot to build off of as well. Overall, for a first jayvee game, this was not bad.”
In other jayvee games, East Meck shut down A.L. Brown 18-0 and Mooresville pounded Davie 41-14.
East Rowan, North Rowan and South Rowan did not play.