The 2-0 West Rowan 8th Grade Football Team played Knox Middle School in a very tough physical battle this afternoon in Bulldog Country. West Rowan prevailed today 26-6. This game was a complete team effort for our Bulldogs. Noah Loeblein led our team with his composure and leadership. Jason Artis lead our team with 62 yards rushing 2 touchdowns and 1 extra point. Akin Robinson rushed for 59 yards and Jacob Joseph rushed for 35 yards. Nigel McManus and Blake Oliphant added touchdowns to help secure the win. Blake Oliphant caught a 55-yard touchdown pass from Jason Artis for his score. Our offensive line helped us generate 231 yards of total offense.
Our defense was electrifying stopping Knox. Defensive leaders were Jason Artis with 5 tackles, 1 deflected pass and a force fumble. Jason Artis had a kickoff return called back on a penalty. Jaedon Neal led our team in tackles with 7 and a fumble recovery. Nigel McManus is a great open field tackler he had 6 tackles and a pass break up. Blake Oliphant closed the game with an interception as time expires.
Come join us next Wednesday, September 27, 2017 as the Bulldogs take on Southeast Middle School here at WRMS at 4:00pm.
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West Rowan won a hard fought game against Erwin 20 - 0. Akin Robinson ran for 96 yards and a touchdown.
West Rowan Middle defeted Erwin 48-6. Peter Williams-Simposn had a huge game with 3 touchdowns.
The West Rowan 8th grade football team defeated Knox 26-6.