Pirates too much for Tigers


J.B. Pennington’s Hayden Floyd looks for a receiver against Winfield’s undefeated defense. -Jennifer Cassity

J.B. Pennington’s Hayden Floyd looks for a receiver against Winfield’s undefeated defense. -Jennifer Cassity

J.B. Pennington traveled to Winfield for a match up with the undefeated Pirates. The Winfield defense kept the Tigers out of the end zone beating Pennington 48-0.

Hayden Floyd threw for 82 yards on 12 completions. John Williams caught two passes for 24 yards while Carter Heptinstall caught one for 16 yards and Drake Sanderson caught one for 15. Floyd ran the ball 10 times for 51 yards. Williams added 41 yards on six carries.

The Tiger defense was led by Dawson Phillips with eight tackles, one tackle for a loss, and two sacks. Williams finished with seven tackles. Chris Allred and Drake Sanderson each had five. Allred added a tackle for a loss and a sack.

Pennington drops to 5-3 on the season, 4-2 in 3A Region 6 play. They wrap up region play at Susan Moore Friday.

J.B. Pennington’s Tegan Baldwin takes down a Winfield runner. -Jennifer Cassity

J.B. Pennington’s Tegan Baldwin takes down a Winfield runner. -Jennifer Cassity