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CHATSWORTH — It was the North Murray show on Friday night in Chatsworth. The Mountaineers (5-4, 4-3) etched their fourth region win this season as they dominated the Gordon Central Warriors, 48-8.
CHATSWORTH — After Gordon Central got a much-needed win over Coahulla Creek last week, the Warriors were coming to Chatsworth in hopes of notching their second straight and get their revenge from last seasons’ defeat at home to the Murray County Indians.
For the second time in the last few weeks a Region 7-AA contest will grab a load of attention locally as Coosa travels to Model to face off in a game with region title and playoff implications on the line.
The All-Region 6-AAA Team was announced last week after the coaches finalized their voting and several players from the three local schools made the list.
There were plenty of smiles on the field and in the stands last Friday at Ratner Stadium as the Gordon Central Warriors won their first game since November of 2012 by defeating Coahulla Creek, 42-0.
The infamous streak is over. The Gordon Central Warriors demolished the Coahulla Creek Colts, 42-0, to get their first school win since the 2012 season. Head Coach David Humpreys was elated and proud of his team. He had this to say after the big win.
The last of our local teams enter region play this week in Region 5-AAA, while teams in Region 7-AA, 6-A, 6-AAA and 7-AAAAA all have key contests as teams being to move closer to the end of the season.
Gordon Central was extremely close two weeks ago to breaking their long losing streak, but a final minute touchdown from LFO forced them to continue waiting.
Sonoraville got a slow start on Friday night in their rivalry matchup against Gordon Central, but they cranked up the pace over the final 13 minutes of the first half to roll up 24 points and take control of a 27-3 win at home.
Hang on to your hats and possibly your ponchos and umbrellas as a couple of huge games highlight action tonight and the weather forecast could call for rainy conditions.
There’s rarely any extra motivation needed for teams when they’re getting ready to play their in-county rivals, but with Sonoraville and Gordon Central coming off the losses they had last Friday, there certainly is some this week.