Gainesville Daily Register

October 13, 2012

FOOTBALL ROUNDUP: Callisburg hangs on against Boyd

Keith MacPherson, Sports Editor
Gainesville Daily Register

CALLISBURG — Clay McKenzie rushed for 216 yards and four touchdowns as Callisburg

won a wild one over Boyd 48-46.

McKenzie scored on runs of 11, 20, 23 and 3 - the fourth of which the most important as the Wildcats (6-1, 1-1) edged the Yellow Jackets.

The Wildcats scored 21 unanswered points in the second half to give themselves a 48-34 lead in the fourth quarter.

Callisburg was able to withstand a furious comeback that saw Boyd score two touchdowns in the last two minutes of the game to hang on for the two-point win.

Dakota Tinney carried the ball 28 times for 135 yards and a tochdown for Callisburg. Rheyce Childress had four carries for 82 yards and a score as well.

Callisburg will travel to play Ponder at 7:30 p.m. Friday.

Muenster rolls past Electra

Muenster jumped out to a 51-0 led by halftime and never looked back as the Hornets topped Electra 58-0 in the Hornets District 8-1A Division II opener.

Muenster will travel to play Perrin-Whitt at 7:30 p.m. Friday.

Lindsay silences Trenton

Lindsay rolled in its District 7-1A Division I opener with a 56-0 win over Trenton.

Blake Walker had touchdown runs of 65 and 78 yards in the win for Lindsay. Mark Krahl added three rushing touchdowns.

Lindsay will host Chico at 7:30 p.m. Friday.

Valley View romps past Chico

Valley View topped Chico 28-7.

The Eagles will travel to play Blue Ridge at 7:30 p.m. Friday