Hornets Swarm the Lions

Hornets Swarm the Lions

By Marla Jones, Sports Editor • marla@southerntorch.com (Photo by Cheryl Boydston)

SECTION, Ala. — The Ider Hornets scored their first win of the season with a 28-6 victory over the Section Lions.

The Hornets attacked the Lions early scoring on a 5-yard quarterback keeper by Seth Hawkins.  The point after attempt by Jason Krebs gave the Hornets the 7-0 advantage with 5:46 remaining in the first. Section scored on a 82-yard touchdown, with 5:42 remaining in the first.  The kick was no good, making the score 7-6. With 1:37 remaining in the first, Ider scored on a 5 yard run.  The extra point was good, giving the Hornets the 14-6 lead.

With 6:00 remaining in the first half, Ider intercepted the ball and ran it back 39 yards to go into the half with the 21-6 advantage.

Jacob Higdon scored the final touchdown of the night for the Hornets, on a 3-yard dash into the endzone, with 4:19 remaining in the fourth making the score 28-6.

Ider will take on Collinsville Panthers, at home on Friday night.