Devils Shutout the Lions

Devils Shutout the Lions

Photo by Cheryl Boydston| Southern Torch

Marla Jones, Sports Editor

FYFFE, Ala.-- The No. 1-ranked Fyffe Red Devils (4-0, 3-0 in Class 2A Region 7) defeated the Section Lions, 54-0 on Friday night.  

The Red Devils wasted no time scoring one of their six first-quarter touchdowns. Brodie Hicks scored a 16-yard touchdown, less than a minute into the game.  The kick by Yahir Balcazar was good, making the score 7-0.  Logan Anderson ran in from 5-yards out to add another touchdown.  The kick by Balcazar gave the Red Devils the 14-0 advantage with 7:45 remaining in the first quarter.  Blake Dobbins made a 10-yard pass connection to Ryder Gibson for the score.  The PAT was good, to give the Red Devils the  21-0 lead.   Gibson cashed in on another touchdown from 16-yards out. Balcazar’s kick gave the Red Devils the 28-0 lead over the Lions.  Anderson galloped in from 15-yards to take the 34-0 lead. Simon Hicks got in on the scoring frenzy with a 32-yard stampede into the endzone, to end the first quarter with a 40-0 advantage over the Section Lions. 

In the second quarter, Hunter Machen ran in from 2-yards out for the Red Devil touchdown.  The extra point attempt by Jesse Martin was good, to take the 47-0 lead over the Lions. With 6:20 remaining in the second quarter, Caleb Mitchell scored the last touchdown of the night on a 22-yard run. The kick by Martin made the final for the Homecoming game, 54-0.

Brodie Hicks led the Red Devils with 64 yards rushing.  Logan Anderson had 50 yards for the night.  Fyffe had 281 yards of offense to Section’s 34 for the night. 

Fyffe will travel to take on the Plainview Bears on Friday night.  The Section Lions (0-5, 0-3)  will travel to take on Whitesburg Christian. 

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