RBS vs. Watertown
By: Misty Green
The Red Boiling Springs Junior High School football team hosted the Purple Tigers of Watertown on August 24, 2010, and was down 22-0 by halftime.
Returning after the break, with 4:15 remaining in the 3rd quarter, Bulldog Skyler Holden ran the ball 19 yards for the touchdown, making a mark for RBS in the game.
The Purple Tigers answered with a 59-yard touchdown of their own, to lead 30-6, however the Bulldogs did not throw in the towel.
With 3:56 left in the fourth quarter, Wesley Davis capped off a 73-yard drive, with a 10-yard touchdown run for the Bulldogs. Skyler Holden rushed to the end zone for the two point conversion.
As time ticked away on the clock, Watertown returned home with a 30-14 victory over Red Boiling Springs.
Rushing for Red Boiling Springs: Skyler Holden, 8 rushes for 70 yards and a touchdown; Wesley Davis, 5 rushes for 15 yards and a touchdown; Bailey had 2 rushes for 11 yards; Alex Mullinix had 2 rushes for 4 yards; Tyler Carlyle, 2 rushes for 9 yards; Brince Crouch had one rush for 4 yards.
Alex Mullinix was 4 of 9 passing for 44 yards and an interception; Wesley Davis caught one pass for 30 yards; Brince Crouch, 3 receptions for 16 yards.
The Bulldogs ended the game with 138 yards of total offense after having zero yards of offense in the first half.
With the loss, Red Boiling Springs is 0-3 on the season. The Bulldogs next game will be at Burkes Middle School on September 2nd.