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November 9, 2013

GC Football: Hubbard rips Meridian 46-6 to end perfect district season

MERIDIAN — The Hubbard Jaguars, behind 134 yards rushing and one touchdown by Logan McClinton and 110 yards and four touchdowns from Trey Henderson, clinched their third straight district championship with a 46-6 win over the Meridian Yellow Jackets.  

The Jaguars scored on four of their first five possessions to sprint out to a 30-0 halftime lead. After surrendering their first points in district play in the third quarter, Hubbard tacked on two more scores in the fourth quarter on Henderson's fourth score of the game and Casen Martin's 2 yard run for the 46-6 win.

Coach Craig Horn's squad relied almost solely on the run as they accumulated 325 yards on the ground, while QB Braydyn Gillham completed four of nine passes for 31 yards. The Hubbard defense lead by LBs Jordan Johnson and Tre' Knight limited the Yellow Jackets to 156 yards of total offense.

Hubbard finishes the regular season 9-1, 4-0 in District 9-1A Division II and receives a bye the first round in the playoffs. Meridian drops to 5-5, 3-1 in district play and will enter the playoffs as the second place team and will face an opponent yet to be determined in bi-district.

 

Hubbard 46, Meridian 6

Hubbard   22  8  0  16 — 46

Meridian    0   0  6   0 — 6

First Quarter

H — Trey Henderson 5 run (Henderson run) 7:50

H — Logan McClinton 20 run (Brandon Simpson run) 6:35

H —  Henderson 1 run (run failed) 4:48

Second Quarter

H — Henderson 30 run (Henderson pass from Braydyn Gillham) 2:20

Third Quarter

M — Brandon Love 16 pass from Blaine Glass (kick failed) 4:45

Fourth Quarter

H — Henderson 19 run (Henderson run) 9:40

H — Casen Martin 2 run (Henderson run) 4:38

        H    M

First downs     16     11

Rush-yards     35-325     49-140

Passing yards     31     16

C-A-I     4-9-1     1-3-1

Fumbles-lost     3-1     3-1

Punts-avg.     1-24     4-39.5

Penalties-yards     3-35     1-4

Individual

Rushing — H: Logan Mcclinton 13-134, Trey Henderson 12-110, Braydyn Gillham 5-49, Casen Martin 4-28, Brandon Simpson 1-4. M: Blaine Glass 9-46, Jacob Butler 14-36, Josh Ramsey 8-27, Jarrett Carpenter 14-22, Nick Prestwood 4-9.

Passing —  H: Braydyn Gillham 4-9-1-31  M: Blaine Glass 1-3-1-16.

Receiving —  H: Casen Martin 2-20,  D'Warren Simmons 1-7, Nick Johnson 1-4. M: Brandon Love 1-16.

 

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