Win Recorded in last minute against Hickory Grove!
Statesville Christian’s MS/JV Football Team won their third game of the season 26-20 against the Hickory Grove Christian Lions last Thursday (10/5). Daquan Shepard returned two kickoffs for touchdowns and added a 2 point conversion as well. Josiah Edwards, the teams quarterback played solid and added a touchdown on the ground. Holden Henderson also added a touchdown with less than one minute remaining to take the lead. The final touchdown run was set up by a long screen pass from Henderson to Damyon Shepheard that picked up 40 yards. Adam Godwin had several solid carries as well on offense.
The defense was led by Jacob Smith, Damyon Shepheard, Daquan Shepard, Adam Godwin, Joey Spry, Holden Henderson, Joseph Eudy, Jack Henderson and Cameron Jones. Jones had two key tackles in the fourth quarter including a sack. Jacob Smith and Holden Henderson recorded interceptions. Joseph Eudy knocked down two back to back passes to the end zone at corner to finish the game and seal the SCS Lion victory.
The offensive line for the Lions played well, which included Cian Mooney, Zyion Bryant, Tanner Sigmon, Stephen Hamby, Cameron Jones, and Simon Smith.
The Lions MS team will take on Southlake Christian this Thursday 10/12 at SL with a 4:30pm kick-off.
reported by John Michalowski