Powderpuff, spring football games held at Travelers Rest High School
- Monday, 21 May 2012
- Written by Rick Veazey
TRAVELERS REST, S.C. – On Friday, Travelers Rest High School held the annual powderpuff football games as a prelude to the spring football game that followed.
In the first game, the sophomores took advantage of interceptions and fumbles to take a 20-0 win over the freshmen. The second game pitted the juniors against the seniors and remained scoreless after two halfs, but the seniors took the 14-12 win in double overtime.
At halftime of the spring football game, the sophomore and senior powderpuff teams played for the championship. Sara Dorsett took two interceptions back for touchdowns, giving the sophomores a 12-0 lead in the first half. In the second half, Dorsett had another interception that was returned for a touchdown, but it was called back on a penalty. The seniors scored twice and an extra point conversion gave them the 14-12 win.
The spring football game opened with a quarter of special teams play. The second quarter began with the defense given a 21-0 lead, and the offense took the field. Defensive stops awarded the defense 3 points, and the defense took the 39-30 win.
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