Sep 20 Logansport writeup
Logansport smashes N. DeSoto By Pesky Hill Special to The Times LOGANSPORT It didn't tike long for Ijogansixirt's Tigers to take command Friday night lliiuiks to four touchdowns by halfback halfback Stephen Wilson and a dominating dominating defense, logansport spiked parish rival North DeSoto. 61-0. 61-0. 61-0. Hie 1-A 1-A 1-A Tigers ini)roved to 2-1 2-1 2-1 while tlie 2-A 2-A 2-A (irilfins fell to 1-2. 1-2. 1-2. Wilson scored on runs of 5 and 2 yards in tlie first qu;irter to help stake the Tigers to a 21-0 21-0 21-0 k ad It was 344 at intermission. "I thought we'd have a good shot at them." Logans)ort coach Durrett Woods said afterwards. "But I didn't think it would be anything like that "Tlie name of tlie game is quickness and we have that Our defense has been playing well aD year and tlie kids played well tonight." Wilson finislied with f9 yards rushing rushing on just nine carri, including a 61-yard 61-yard 61-yard scamper for a touchdown on die first play from scrinunage in the tliird quarter. lte in tlie tliird quarter, tlie Griffins were driving for wiiat appeared appeared to be their first points of tlie game. However, conierback Gabe Wiley grabbed a fumble out of the air and raced 97 yards to extend Logansport's k-ad k-ad k-ad to its final margin. However, tlie most atliletic play of the evening belonged to quarterback Kendrick Hill. The senior signal calkr ran on the kit-jier. kit-jier. kit-jier. cut across tlie field to tlie k-ft k-ft k-ft on a 33-yard 33-yard 33-yard touchdown run to close tlie halftime scoring. Hill compk-ted compk-ted compk-ted 3 of 6 passes for M yards including a 29-yard 29-yard 29-yard scoring toss to end Derrick Gray. Hill also added 33 yards rusliing. Tlie (rtiffins only managed one first down in the first half and that was compliments of a penalty. Wixxls played lus reserves liberally in tlie second half. Sophomore Tyrone Marshall brought tlie crowd to its feet widi a 42-yard 42-yard 42-yard touchdown run.