JV Warriors Wind Up Season 3-2Oct 13th, 2011 | By Submitted | Category: Sports
By Fran Hunt
Special from ECB Publishing, Inc.
The Aucilla Christian Academy junior varsity Warriors wrapped up the season on a 3-2 record following the heartbreaking 37-8 loss to Florida High on September 29.
In the Florida High game, Timothy Burrus did return after suffering a concussion in the previous game.
Austin Bishop also returned after leaving the previous game with bruised ribs.
Burrus played quarterback most of the game, but Bishop took the helm for one play in which he completed a pass to Burrus for an 82-yard touchdown.
Bryce Sanderson had 24 yards receiving.
Bishop rushed in for the two-point conversion.
On the defensive side of the field, Bishop led the defense with a forced fumble and eight tackles, including three quarterback sacks.
Nick Roberts had seven tackles.
Burrus had four tackles and one forced fumble.
Daulton Browning recovered a fumble and had three tackles including one quarterback sack.
Ricky Finlayson had one pass interception.
For the season, the Warriors outscored their opponents 93-75. They started off the season on a winning streak taking victories in the first three contests, beating Valwood 26-0 in the first game; downing Valwood 27-6 in the second game and taking the scoreboard 14-0 over Brookwood.
In the final two games of the season the JV Warriors suffered their season defeats, losing to North Florida Christian, 32-20 and then losing the final game to Florida High, 37-8.
Leading the way on offense during the season Offensive leaders Burrus had 1,136 yards total offense and 73 yards on special teams.
Bishop had 346 yards total offense and 31 yards on special teams.
Sanderson had 197 yards total offense.
Finlayson had 195 yards total offense.
Roberts had 133 yards total offense and 168 yards on special teams.
Leading the Aucilla field on defense Roberts led the defense with 43 tackles, two fumble recoveries and one pass interception.
Bishop had 32 tackles including seven quarterback sacks and forced he one fumble.
Burrus snagged 31 tackles, two pass interceptions and forced two fumbles.
Sanderson had 21 tackles.
Browning made 17 tackles and recovered one fumble.