Boys Varsity Football · Bulldogs Swat the Yellowjackets 18-12

18 Pike County High School
12 Abbeville High School
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Bulldogs were able hold on to Swat the Yellowjackets in a battle Friday night in Abbeville. The first quarter was an exchange of possessions by both teams. KP Pennington would come up with a fumble recovery with 2:13 to go in the first quarter for the Bulldogs. The Bulldogs would finally find their way into the end zone for the first touchdown of the night with 8:23 to go in the half. Jordan Hobdy kept the ball on a quarterback keeper play. He was able to get a good push by his fellow Bulldogs to make it in to the end zone. The PAT was no good giving the Bulldogs a 6-0 lead. Rayshawn Reynolds ran for about a 20 yard touchdown with 5:41 left in the half. The two point conversion no good 12-0 would be the score as the Bulldogs take the lead into halftime. Reynolds would also intercept the ball from Abbeville on the last play before halftime.

The Bulldogs were able to score on the first drive of the second half with 9:35 to go in third quarter. Derrick Myhand ran for about a 6 yard touchdown giving the Bulldogs the 18-0 lead. With about 7:45 to go in third quarter Kvon Caffie recovered a fumble but the Bulldogs were not able to capitalize on the turnover. The Yellowjackets were not giving up without a fight. With 32 seconds left in the third quarter the Yellowjackets scored and the 2 point conversion no good cutting the lead to 18-6. Abbeville attempted an onside kick which was recovered by Ben Myhand of Pike County. With 7:23 to go in the game the Yellowjackets found their way to the end zone again cutting the lead for the Bulldogs to 18-12. The Bulldogs had their backs against the wall with under 2 minutes to go in the game and the Yellowjackets were close to scoring but a host of Bulldogs had a goal line stand with 1:32 to go in the game. Pike County improved to 5-0 on the year with the victory tonight. The Bulldogs will be back on the road again as they take on Providence Christian next Friday.