The Golden Lions completed their non-conference schedule at 3-3 after a 35-14 win vs Mount Pleasant. The Golden Lions finished with 326 total yards of offense (35 rushing/291 passing) and 13 first downs. Isaiah bess finished 17/31 passing for 284 yards, 3 TD’s & 2 INT’s. Jahari Mitchell had 5 receptions for 75 yards and 1 TD. Donye Fuller had 2 rushing TD’s.
The Golden Lion defense held the Tigers to 232 yards of offense ( 198 rushing/34 passing). Nick Stites had 10 total tackles including 1 tackle for loss. Jack Hollifield had 8 total tackles including 1 tackle for loss. Jaylon Scott had 5 total tackles including 2 tackles for loss and 1 blocked punt. Johntavius Kee had 7 total tackles including 2 tackles for loss, 1 sack, 1 blocked punt, 1 caused fumble, and 1 fumble recovery. Maliki Hamrick had 7 total tackles including 3 tackles for loss and 1 1/2 sacks. Dorian Davis had 2 interceptions.
The Golden Lions will begin conference play on October 5th and will host the Chase Trojans for Senior Night. The 1998 2A State Championship Team will be recognized during the game.