Friday, September 16, 2016
Shelby High School
Chase High School
The Golden Lions scored on their first possession and built a 28-3 halftime lead. The Lions rested most of the starters in the second half and defeated the Trojans 48-17.
Xavier Brooks had 15 rushing attempts for 108 yards and 3 TD’s. Malik Sarratt went 16/25 passing for 243 yards, 2 TD’s and 1 INT. The Golden Lions finished with 355 yards of total offense ( 98 rushing/ 257 passing).
The Golden Lion defense limited Chase to 72 total yards ( 32 rushing/ 40 passing) and only 5 first downs. Dax Hollifield had 9 total tackles including 5 tackles for loss and 1 1/2 sacks. Damion Key had 6 total tackles including 1 tackle for loss and blocked a punt which was returned for 15 yards by CJ Ross for a TD. Jaylon Scott also blocked a punt which was recovered by CJ Ross in the Endzone for a TD.
The Golden Lions ( 5-0, 2-0) will be at home next week (9-23-16) vs. the Kings Mountain Mountaineers in the Battle of Buffalo Creek.
Shelby—-Xavier Brooks 34 yard run—Ethan Triplett x-pt
Shelby—Xavier Brooks 4 yard run—Ethan Triplett x-pt
Shelby—CJ Ross recovered blocked punt in endzone–E.Triplett x-pt
Chase—Preston Walker 34 yard Field Goal
Shelby—Jayden Borders 5 yard pass from Malik Sarratt–E. Triplett x-pt
Shelby—Xavier Brooks 4 yard run–Ethan triplett x-pt
Shelby—CJ Ross 15 yard blocked punt return—x-pt blocked
Shelby—Darius Fuller 7 yard pass from Malik Sarratt—Ethan Triplett x-pt
Chase—Zach Anderson 19 yard INT return—Preston Walker x-pt
Chase—Tyrece McSwain 50 yard punt return—Preston Walker x-pt