Archive - Sep 6, 2013 - Sports Article
When Hickory needed a big play on the football field against Newton-Conover on Friday, Jahiz Linebarger was there to answer the call.
Linebarger rushed 18 times for 179 yards and three touchdowns, helping the Red Tornadoes earn a 33-28 win against the Red Devils.
As a team, Hickory (2-1) tallied 220 yards on the ground on 34 carries.
Behind 419 yards of total offense, Bunker Hill defeated Fred T. Foard on the football field, 34-0, in Claremont.
The Bears tallied 294 yards of offense on the ground, led by Jordan Eckardâ€™s 98 yards on 22 carries and a rushing score.
Colton Chapman led Bunker Hill (3-0) with 204 yards of total offense, including 125 through the air and 79 on the ground.