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The JV Wildcat football team came up on the short end of a nail-biter for the second straight week September 4 when it fell 27-19 at Clay.
The team battled through injuries with a strong second half effort to pull within one possession of tying the game. The JV Cats had the ball late with a chance to even the score, but they didn’t have enough time as the clock ran out and they dropped to 0-2 on the year. Read More »
Head coach Tom MacPherson picked up his first win as Wildcat head coach September 5 as the team rolled through hosting Bradford County Tornadoes 43-7 to improve to 1-1 on the season..
Baker County’s offense had a monster night as Jacob Carter, Vic Givens and Jarvis Desue combined for four touchdowns on the ground. Carter ran for 111 yards on five carries, including a 55-yard touchdown blast up the middle in the third quarter. Givens ran for almost 50 yards and added two rushing touchdowns, while Desue had one of his own.
Carter also found receiver Zach Rafuse on a perfect 28-yard touchdown pass in the third quarter.
The defense was dominant most of the night and shut down Bradford’s offense. CeCe Jefferson rebounded from Week 1′s quiet game with as a forced a fumble and made first contact on a gang sack. The senior defensive end also deflected a ball that fell into Junior Higdon’s hands for a pick-six for the team’s final score of the game.
The Wildcats will look to move above .500 September 12 when they host Providence.
Check next week’s edition of the paper for a full report.
The Wildcats dropped their season opener 20-6 to the visiting St. Augustine Yellow Jackets in a hard-fought game. Read More »