Friday, September 30, 2016
Shelby High School
East Burke High School
The Golden Lions won their 35th consecutive game against 2A opponents. The Golden Lions led 42-0 at Halftime and with a running clock in the second half, the Lions won 49-9. The Golden Lions will celebrate homecoming next week vs East Rutherford at George Blanton memorial Stadium.
Shelby’s offense gained 354 total yards (99 rushing, 255 passing). Malik Sarratt was 20 of 32 passing for 247 yards and 4 TD passes. Jayden Borders had 6 receptions for 90 yards and 4 TD’s which set a new school record for most receiving TD’s in a single game. Darius Fuller added 6 receptions for 76 yards.
The defense was led by Dax Hollifield and Michael Carson, Hollifield finished with 10 total tackles including 5 tackles for loss and 1 sack. Hollifield broke the record for most career tackles, he now has 400 career tackles. Carson had 7 total tackles including 5 tackles for loss and 1/2 sack. CJ Ross had a 30 yards interception return for a TD. Jaylon Scott and Devin Gullatte also had interceptions. East Burke was held to 1 total yard of offense (-4 rushing, 5 passing).
Shelby–Juwan Sims 8 yard run–Ethan Triplett x-pt
Shelby–Ethan Triplett 30 yard Field Goal
Shelby—Jayden Borders 10 yard pass from Malik Sarratt–x-pt blocked
Shelby—CJ Ross 30 yard interception return–x-pt missed
Shelby—Jayden Borders 15 yard pass from Malik Sarratt–E.Triplett x-pt
Shelby—Jayden Borders 11 yard pass from Malik Sarratt–x-pt blocked
Shelby—Jayden Borders 4 yard pass from Malik Sarratt–E.Triplett x-pt
Shelby—Juwan Sims 2 yard run–Caleb Goss x-pt
East Burke—Joe Duckworth 12 yard run–Anthony Thao x-pt
East Burke—Safety, illegal block in the back on Shelby in the Endzone after an interception