Tuesday, September 11, 2012

Top performers - week 3 and 4

Covering social media during the Democratic National Convention kept me from my normal job last week, so I didn't have time to put up any blog posts. But better late than never, right?

Week 3

Myles Martino, Cannon

Senior ran for 240 yards on 14 attempts, a 17.14 yard per carry average, as the Cougars defeated Walkertown 52-25. He also rushed for two scores.

Jerry Burk, Concord

Junior linebacker had 10 solo tackles to lead the Spider defense in a 21-7 win over Monroe.

Kalif Phillips, A.L. Brown

Senior receiver ran for 252 yards and two touchdowns to lead the Wonders in a 38-21 win against Rocky River. He also had a 96-yard kickoff return for a score.

Week 3 scores

Cannon 52 at Walkertown 25
First Assembly 6 at High Point Christian 27
Monroe 7 at Concord 21
South Rowan 21 at Northwest Cabarrus 26
Rocky River 21 at A.L. Brown 38
Jay M. Robinson 14 at Piedmont 35
Hickory Ridge 48 at Carson 30
Central Cabarrus 49 at Central Academy 0
West Stanly 0 at Mount Pleasant 47
Pinecrest 44 at Cox Mill 27

Week 4

Alex Asbury, Concord

Senior receiver caught for 211 yards and three touchdowns on only four receptions as his Spiders defeated Huss 48-28.

Robert Johns, Mount Pleasant

Sophomore defensive back had a season-high 13 total tackles, including 11 solo hits, to lead the Tiger defense as the team upset the state's top-ranked 1A team Albemarle 26-14.

Cox Mill's running game

Led by seniors Diron Chloe (144 yards) and Abreus Boyd (107 yards), the Chargers ran for 395 yards in a 54-21 win over Piedmont. Malik Johnson rushed for three touchdowns, while quarterback Kelly Hall ran in two more.

Friday's scores

Cannon 14 at Harrells Christian 56
Huss 28 at Concord 48
Northwest Cabarrus 0 at Mooresville 49
Porter Ridge 41 at A.L. Brown 14
Carson 21 at Jay M. Robinson 27
Hickory Ridge 49 at East Rowan 27
Central Cabarrus 54 at West Stanly 0
Mount Pleasant 26 at Albemarle 14
Cox Mill 54 at Piedmont 21

First Assembly (BYE)

This week's games

Cannon (1-3) at Asheville School (0-2)
Trinity Christian (0-3) at First Assembly (2-1)
Concord (4-0) at Northwest Cabarrus (1-2)
Jay M. Robinson (2-2) at A.L. Brown (3-1)
Central Cabarrus (4-0) at Hickory Ridge (3-1)
Cox Mill (3-1) at Mount Pleasant (3-1)