County football highlights
EPC continued their winning ways as they rolled to a 42-0 win over Rector to go to 6-0, 3-0 2A-3 on the season. Aaron Scales threw for 155 yards and three touchdowns while adding eight tackles on defense. TJ Young rushed for 133 yards and a touchdown as Kyler Gordon added two rushing touchdowns and one touchdown receiving. Quin Young added 101 yards receiving on the night. Matt Ferguson led the defense with 11 tackles as Clay Malone finished with 10 tackles.
Trumann (1-5, 0-3 4A-3) fell behind early and could never catch up as they lost 40-8 at Gosnell this past Friday night. Dalton Carter led Trumann with 72 yards rushing and a touchdown. Justin Liles chipped in 42 yards on the ground. Alex Santos had six and a half tackles on defense while Carter added five tackles.
Marked Tree (3-3, 1-2 2A-3) downed Midland 43-19 this past Friday in Marked Tree. D'Angelo Griffin Daniel led the Indians with 115 yards rushing and a touchdown as Cameron Mitchell added 92 yards and two scores. Bailey Gilbert and Tevin McGee also added touchdown runs on the night.
EPC's Junior Warriors fell to Early 20-8 last Thursday night.
Marked Tree's Junior Indians lost a hard fought game to Salem 46-34 last Thursday in Marked Tree. Paul Coleman rushed for 278 yards and four touchdown for Marked Tree. Malik Crockett added 81 yards rushing as Adrian Jones chipped in 77 for the Junior Indians.