The Register-Herald, Beckley, West Virginia

High School Sports

November 10, 2012

Grizzlies down Rebels 31-7

ELLENBORO — Class AA No. 9 Nicholas County used a stingy defense along with a solid offensive display to roll past Class AA No. 8 Ritchie County Friday.

Will Mayes rushed for 126 yards and scored two touchdowns (18, 5) and Tyler Sagraves added two more touchdown passes (9, 5) to lead the Grizzlies offensive attack.

Joe Amendola caught a touchdown pass and had two interceptions, while Drew Moore also caught a touchdown pass and had one interception for the Grizzlies.

The Nicholas County defense limited Ritchie County to just 92 yards on the ground and 46 yards through the air in the win.

Next up for Nicholas County (7-3) is a date with Class AA No. 1 Wayne.

Nicholas Co. 31, Ritchie Co. 7

NC (7-3)    7    3    7    14    —    31

RC (7-4)    7    0    0    0    —    7

First Quarter

RC: Devon Jones 10 run (Orlando Burgy kick)

NC: Wil Mayes 18 run (Austin Hill kick)

Second Quarter

NC: FG Hill 30

Third Quarter

NC: Joe Amendola 9 pass from Tyler Sagraves (Hill kick)

Fourth Quarter

NC: Drew Moore 5 pass from Sagraves (hill kick)

NC: Mayes 5 run (Hill kick)

INDIVIDUAL STATISTICS

RUSHING — RC: Jessie Hilvers 11-33, Jones 11-65, Trevor Shepler 7(-38), Tyler Reed 6-32. NC: Mayes 19-126, Sagraves 10-47, Andrew Woods 4-14, Moore 3-49.

PASSING — RC: Shepler 6-19-3, 46-0 . NC: Sagraves 7-16-0, 67-2 .

RECEIVING — RC: Reed 2-16, Frye 1-7, Austin Allender 2-25, Harber 1(-2). NC: Amendola 4-53-1, Moore 2-6-1, Dustin Murphy 1-8.

TURNOVERS — RC: Ryan Malson (fum rec). NC: Amendola (2 int), Drew Moore (int).

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