Wednesday, October 4, 2017
Clinton High School
The 7th Grade football team traveled to Morenci to take on the 8th Grade Bulldog team. The young Redskins earned a 14-0 victory and improved their record to 3-0.
The offensive line consisting of Maxx Stitt, Brian Baker, Jacob Gilson, Brandon Felts, Nate Smith, Zack Duford, Alex Voll, Brandon McLaughlin, Alex Ferrell and John Scalfani blocked well allowing the offense to tally 211 yards rushing.
Brayden Layman and Zak Shadley led the offense with 81 and 80 yards while each recorded a touchdown. Brian Baker added 50 yards on the ground while splitting time between the line and backfield. Maxx Stitt had 1 carry for 3 yards and converted a two point conversion and also split time between the line and backfield.
Defensively the team recorded their third consecutive shutout of the season. The defense was led by Zak Shadley who had 12 tackles and recovered 2 fumbles, Brayden Lehman with 11 tackles and 2 fumble recoveries, Maxx Stitt recorded 7 tackles and recovered a fumble, Branden Felts 6 tackles, Joey Blaze 3 tackles and Lucas Richie, Ethan Younts and Payton Keith each recorded a tackle and a pass break up.
The Redskins will be back in action on October 11th at 4:30 as they travel to Ottawa Lake Whiteford to take on the Bobcats.