9th/JV Split With Tift
The Freshmen Vikings defeated Tift Thursday night at home by a score of 41-8. This makes the 9th grade team 5-0 on the year. The Vikings got it done on the ground against the Blue Devils with a total of 265 rushing yards. Gary Osby led the charge with 8 carries for 81 yards and 2 touchdowns, Tiberious Drocea added 65 yards and a score, while Caleb Roberts and Andrew Koenemann also contributed touchdown runs as well. Defensively the Vikings gave up just 150 yards total, and had interceptions by Gary Osby, Tony Wiseman and Shawn Martin. Special teams also came into play in setting up the first Viking touchdown with a blocked punt by Tiberious Drocea.
The JV Vikings fell to Tift 28-14 at Tift High School. The Vikings turned the ball over 5 times in the first half, including a pick 6. The Vikings were able to score one touchdown on a Christian Stephens 1 yard plunge to go up 7-6 at the half. In the second half the Vikings struck first with a touchdown run by Cameron Carter to go up 14-6. Tift struck back with 3 unanswered touchdowns.
The 9th Grade Vikings will travel to Tift County next Thursday at 5:00 PM.
THe JV Vikings will travel to Colquitt County next Thursday at 4:30 PM.