Meridian Star


September 28, 2013

Roundup: Tornadoes hand Wildcats first loss


MERIDIAN — Porter's Chapel    34

Russell Christian    20

    Russell Christian dropped a 34-20 decision to Porter's Chapel, falling deeper into the hole on the season at 4-2, despite flip flopping leads on Friday night.

    The Eagles scored first on a 6-yard touchdown pass, for an early 6-0 in the first quarter.

    The Warriors added two in the second quarter to Porter's one, for a 14-12 halftime lead. They got on the board and took the lead, 7-0, when Jacob House found Arik Washington on a 95-yard touchdown pass.   

    The lead changed hands twice in the third quarter. The Eagles took the lead, 19-14. The Warriors' House and Jesse Barksdale connected on a 33-yard pass to take a 20-19 lead.

    The game got away from Russell Christian in the fourth quarter as Porter's added two late touchdowns.

St. Andrews     35

Clarkdale    0

    Clarkdale is still searching for a win after a Week 6 loss in Jackson to St. Andrews Academy, 35-0, on Friday night.

    The shutout was the Bulldogs second in-a-row as they fall to 0-6 on the season.

    Justin Goodwin led Clarkdale's rushing for 116 yards on 22 carries. Austin Thomas finished the night with 63 yards and 14 carries. He also led the Bulldogs leading tackler.

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