Corsicana Daily Sun, Corsicana, Texas

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October 26, 2013

Hubbard continues to roll with 66-0 win over Wortham

- — WORTHAM — The Hubbard Jaguars scored at least twice in every quarter including two fumble returns for touchdowns in the third quarter in shutting out the Wortham Bulldogs by a final count of 66-0.

Although the Bulldogs held Hubbard to 209 yards of total offense and seven first downs, the Jaguars still managed to score nine times in the game including two fumble recoveries for TDs and another punt return for a score.

Hubbard’s Logan McClinton led all rushers with 80 yards and a score on 11 carries while Trey Henderson added 75 yards and three touchdowns on eight rushes.  Jags QB Braydyn Gillham completed just two passes but one went to WR D’Warren Simmons for 42 yards and a touchdown.

The Jaguars led 36-0 in the third quarter before linebacker Jordan Johnson scooped up a Bulldogs’ fumble and rumbled 32 yards for a score. On the next series, Gillham stripped a Wortham ballcarrier of the football and took it back 41 yards for another touchdown.

Hubbard added two more scores in the final period on McClinton’s 25-yard sprint to the end zone and Simmons’ 40 yard punt return after taking a lateral from teammate Henderson.

Wortham, which turned the ball over four times on fumbles, falls to 3-6 and 0-3 in District 9-1A, DII while Hubbard improves to 7-1 and 2-0 in league play.

Hubbard 66, Wortham 0

Hubbard   14  14  24  14 — 66

Wortham    0   0  0  0 — 0

First Quarter

H — Brandon Simpson 6 run ( run failed) 7:21

H — Trey Henderson 2 run (Jordan Johnson pass from Braydyn Gillham) 4:44

Second Quarter

H — Henderson 4 run (Hudson Alderman pass from Gillham) 6:14

H — D'Warren Simmons 42 pass from Gillham (pass failed) 3:58

Third Quarter

H — Henderson 35 run (Henderson run) 4:49

H — Jordan Johnson 32 yard fumble return ( Henderson run) 2:59

H — Gillham 41 yard fumble return  (Jordan Johnson pass from Gillham) 1:47

Fourth Quarter

H — Logan McClinton 25 run (Simpson run) 9:32

H — Simmons 40 yard punt return (kick failed) 4:03

                      H    W

First downs    7    7

Rush-yards    23-176    44-44

Pass yards    33    41

C-A-I    2-8-0    5-7-0

Fumbles-lost    1-1    4-4

Punts-avg.     0    5-17

Penalties-yards    3-30    2-15

Individual

Rushing — H: Logan McClinton 11-80, Trey Henderson 8-75,Braydyn Gillham 2-11, Brandon Simpson 2-10. W: Dalton Dunnahoe 15-26, Angus Worchester 3-13, Kyle Chasteen 3-7, Steven Hutson 1-2, Zach Jones 2-1, Witty Busby 12-1, Rudy Miller 1-0, Kenneth Freeman 1-0, James McLelland 4-(-6).

Passing —  H: Braydyn Gillham 2-8-0-34  W: Busby 4-6-0-27, Zach Jones 1-1-0-14.

Receiving —  H: D'Warren Simmons 1-42, Nick Johnson 1- (-8) W: Kenneth Freeman 3-25, Daniel Trantham 2-16.

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