[CHS-L } Re: TIGERS 56 Hayti 0

  • From: Jennifer Pierce <jennifersellsga@xxxxxxxxx>
  • To: Friends of CHS <chs-l@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Sat, 19 Oct 2013 09:28:25 -0400

Way to go Tigers!  Good luck for your next game. Go Big Red!

Jennifer Pierce
Class of 1968
On Oct 19, 2013 12:29 AM, "W. Keith Currie" <wkcurrie@xxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:

> October 18, 2013  TIGERS  56  Hayti  0
> ** **
> The Tigers and Indians met on a cool fall night at Hopke Field, meeting
> for the 77th installment of what has become known as “The Battle of the
> Bootheel”.  The Tigers, wearing their all red home unis, stormed out to a
> huge early lead (33-0 after 1 quarter), and coasted to an easy 56-0 victory.
> A whole different game from when the two teams met up last year, with the
> Tigers barely winning 13-6 in a game where it was difficult to tell who was
> the better team.  No doubt this year.  The Tiger win increases their lead
> in the series to 54-20-3.
> ** **
> With all due respect to my Hayti friends, it was total domination by the
> Tigers in every aspect of the game.  The Tigers were far superior on
> offense, defense, and in special teams.
> ** **
> In lieu of a lengthy summary, I will just summarize the scoring and give
> some interesting stats.
> ** **
> Scoring summary:
> ** **
> 1st Quarter:
> ** **
> 8:04  TIGERS:  Tyler Grissom 56 yard pass to Jamal Johnson
>             Callens  PAT
> ** **
> 7:14  TIGERS:  Abdul Johnson 34 yard Interception return
>             Callens PAT
> ** **
> 5:25  TIGERS:  Darrell Monroe 40 yard run
>             PAT failed
> ** **
> 2:21  TIGERS:  Grissom 63 yard pass to Monroe
>             PAT failed
> ** **
> 0:28  TIGERS:  Jamal Johnson 1 yard run
>             Callens PAT
> ** **
> 2nd Quarter:
> ** **
> 9:49  TIGERS:  Safety (Landon Stricklin/Colt Callens)
> ** **
> 4:45  TIGERS:  Monroe 80 yard run
>             Callens PAT
> ** **
> 3rd Quarter:
> ** **
> 11:49  TIGERS:  Abdul Johnson 79 yard kickoff return
>             Callens PAT
> ** **
> 4:30  TIGERS:  Peyton Faulkner 43 yard pass to Abdul Johnson
>             Callens PAT
> ** **
> 4th Quarter:
> ** **
>  No scoring
> ** **
> FINAL:   TIGERS  56 Hayti 0
> ** **
> A few interesting facts:
> ** **
> The Tigers scored 33 points in the last 8:04 of the 1st quarter.
> ** **
> Big special teams plays:  Jamal Johnson had an amazing 69 yard punt
> return, finally being dragged down at the 1 yard line (he would score the
> TD on the next play);  Colt Callens booted a 55 yard punt which turned to
> the left and was downed at the 1 yardline (he and Landon Stricklin would
> tackle the Indian runner for a safety on the next play); and Abdul Johnson
> scored on the 1st play of the second half, returning the kickoff 79 yards
> for the TD.
> ** **
> Passing:  Not great percentages, but still pretty productive as Grissom
> completed 4 of 10, but foe 141 yards and 2 TDs!  Peyton Faulkner only
> completed 1 of his 4 attempts, but it was a 43 yard TD strike to Abdul
> Johnson.
> ** **
> Speaking of Abdul…he scored 3 TDs:  the aforementioned 43 yard reception;
> a 79 yard kickoff return; and a 34 yard INT return.  He also had another
> INT in the endzone, thwarting the Indians only real threat to score!  Great
> game Abdul!
> ** **
> Another Johnson shined tonight, too…Jamal!  Jamal had 2 TDs, a 56 yard TD
> reception and a 1 yard run following his scintillating 69 yard punt return!
> Jamal also played amazing on defense, stifling the Indians main receiving
> threat, holding him to 3 catches for only 8 yards.
> ** **
> Darrell Monroe…he’s pretty good!  ;-)  4 carries for 128 yards and 2 TDs;
> 2 catches for 86 yards and a TD.  He also added  5 solo tackles, 3
> assists, 1 tackle for loss, I batted pass and an INT.  He also helped
> Jamal cover the Indians main receiving threat!
> ** **
> Colt Callens had the one simply amazing punt that was downed at the 1 yard
> line, and then combined with Landon Stricklin to score the safety.  Colt
> also had 5 assists, 2 TFL, a sack and a batted pass.  Landon had 3
> tackles, 4 assists, 2 sacks, and 2.5 TFL.
> ** **
> Joey Middleton had 3 solos, 7 assists and a TFL.
> ** **
> Peyton Faulkner had 4 solos and a TFL.  He also rushed for 29 yards on 3
> carries and threw a 43 yard TD pass!
> ** **
> Hunter Trevathan had 3 carries for 28 yards and 1 reception.  Hunter
> continued his special teams dominance tonight, and had 1 tackle and 2
> assists on defense.
> ** **
> Scotty Adams had an interception.  Grant Marshall had 2 tackles, 2
> assists and a TFL.
> ** **
> TIGERS v. INDIANS:  Strangely, this was the 25th time in history that the
> Tigers shut out the Indians and won.  The teams have also tied 0-0…twice!
> So, out of the Tigers 54 wins over the Indians, 25 of them were shut-outs!
> ** **
> The Tiger win pushes their season record to 6-1.  The Tigers will make
> the long drive to Ste. Genevieve Friday night, looking to avenge last years
> heartbreaking 20-21 loss, as they face the tough Dragons.  I’m hoping to
> see a lot of Tigers fans in Ste. Gen. Friday night.
> ** **
> GO TIGERS GO!!!
> ** **
> W. Keith Currie
> CHS Class of 1983
>

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