Middle School Football Pack Beats North Cobb Christian
September 1, 2010By Donal Ratigan of Whitefield Academy
MS football team crushes North Cobb Christian
The middle school football team started off their 2010 season opener with a blowout of North Cobb Christian, 46-14. The offensive attack was lead by Malon Linder, Bailey Combs, Bradley Davidson, Matt Olsen and Nile Ball. Bailey Combs threw for 172 yards passing, a 25 yard punt return, 2 touchdown tosses and four-2 point conversion passes. Malon Linder had 120 yards rushing, 46 yards receiving, a 15 yard kickoff return and three touchdown runs. Bradley Davidson had 55 yards receiving and a 2 point conversion catch; Matt Olsen had 66 yards receiving, 2 touchdown catches and a pair of 2 point conversion catches. Nile Ball had 24 yards rushing and 28 yards passing with one touchdown run. Other contributions on offense were Kerry Martin, Liam Virrill, Marcus Jones, Courtney Alexander and Doug Terrell.
The defensive attack dominated North Cobb the entire game allowing only one touchdown until the last minute of the game. The defense was lead by Bradley Davidson with 9 tackles, 2 of which were for a loss. Malon Linder had 5 tackles while Nile Ball had 3 and 1 fumble recovery. Other tackles included: Luke Miltner with 3, Matt Olsen with 3, and Kerry Martin with 2. Jordan Smith had a fumble recovery.
The WolfPack's offensive and defensive line dominated the much larger North Cobb line that made it possible for the success on both sides of the ball. Well done Coach East and staff! Go WOLFPACK!