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Rocky Mount stops SW Edgecombe, 33-24
September 10, 2012By Charles Alston of Rocky Mount High School
PINETOPS - Rocky Mount senior Mason Hines ran for 149 yards and a touchdown as the Gryphons won their fourth game of the season in a 33-14 win at SouthWest Edgecombe Friday evening.
In a game where Rocky Mount saw itself being being matched touchdown for touchdown, the Gryphons (4-0) managed to outscore the Cougars 19-8 in the final quarter to record the victory.
The Gryphons got a 1-yard TD run from Hines and a 2-yard scoring scamper from Tyrell Williams (16-59) after trailing 24-20 early in the period.
Rocky Mount, which totaled 361 yards rushing, will end its non-conference season at J.H. Rose next Friday.