East Ridge Tops Stone Memorial, 35-14

Alonzo Russell Scores Twice

Saturday, August 19, 2017 - by B.B Branton

After Friday night's 35-14 road win against Stone Memorial, East Ridge coach Tim James could be called "the Gambler".

The Pioneers opened the game with not one, but two successfully executed (recovered) on sides kicks and later scored touchdowns after each recovery for a 14-0 lead and never looked back.

1st Q

Kashawn Cosey 2 yd TD run

Alonzo Russell ... 7 yd TD run

2nd Q

Russell  55 yd TD run with fumble recovery

Lorenzo Stewart 6 yd TD run

4th Q

Eric Bennett 9 yd TD run

Notes and Stats

first home opening loss in three years for Stone Memorial ... Panthers were 10-1 in 2016

 Next Week: East Ridge (1-0) is at Polk Co. (1-0)

Team Rushing ... 177 yards on 37 carries

Team Passing ..136 yards

 Lorenzo Stewart 73 yards on 10 carries .. 1 TD

 Kashawn Cosey 29 yds on 5 carries ... 1 TD

Alonzo Russell ... 25 yds on 5 carries ... 1 TD

 Russell also had a 55 yd fumble recovery for TD

Eric Bennett one rushing TD ... 11 of 15 passing fir 136 yards

tackles ... Stewart with 11 ... Russell with 7 and an INT and 2 pass deflection

Kicking .. C.J. Bond  5 PATS and the two onside kicks

contact  B.B. Branton at william.branton@comcast.net 





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