By Marla Jones, Sports Editor • firstname.lastname@example.org (Photo by Marla Jones)
GERALDINE, Ala. — The Geraldine Bulldogs shutout the Brindlee Mountain Lions, 49-0 on Friday night.
Brindlee Mountain went three and out. The Bulldogs scored on the first play from scrimmage, on a 20-yard run, by Austin King with 9:26 remaining in the first. The Bulldogs scored on one play to go up 14-0. The Bulldogs went for two. Geraldine had 4 plays and four scores, going up 22-0. Kyle Thackerson took it to the house on a punt return for the Geraldine touchdown. The Bulldogs went up 29-0 with 4:39 remaining in the first quarter. With 2:41 remaining in the first, Jamison Rowell scored to give the Bulldogs the 36-0 lead. Geraldine scored on every play in the first.
In the second quarter, the Bulldogs added two more touchdowns. The final score of the night was a touchdown by PJ Watts with 2:24 remaining in the half.
WIth a running clock, the score remained 49-0 for the rest of the game, giving the Bulldogs the win.
Geraldine will travel to take on New Hope on Friday night.