Area varsity football roundup
The Harrisburg Hornets travelled to the cotton patch in Wilson this past Friday for a 3A-3 conference game with the Rivercrest Colts. The host Colts rolled to a 40-6 win over the Hornets. Devon Jarrett scored Harrisburg's only touchdown on a 65-yard run early in the third quarter. Jarrett led the Hornets in rushing with 71 yards. Dakota Jones finished with 44 yards on the ground. Jones also completed 11 of his 20 pass attempts for 98 yards. Landon Meilke had 35 yards receiving on four receptions while Brandon Mross hauled in four balls for 21 yards.
Pocahontas downed Trumann 33-0 in Pocahontas this past Friday. Cameron Wright and Josh Evans led the ground game with 58 and 51 yards rushing respectively. Nathan Maxwell caught three passes for 36 yards on the night. Dustin Hanna forced a fumble on defense while Evans had a fumble recovery. Wright led the team with 10 tackles on the night.
Marked Tree lost to Salem 48-6. No stats were reported