Saturday's 8U youth football roundup
Cartersville Parks & Recreation Department and Bartow County Recreation Department
Saturday, October 24 at Hamilton Crossing Park
BARTOW COLTS 28 BARTOW PACKERS 25
Reed Ezell had touchdown runs of 5 and 2 yards plus tossed two-point conversion passes to Christopher Jameson and Tylan Beeman to lead the Colts. Colby Edwards had an 18 yard touchdown run and Beeman added a 22 yard scoring run for the Colts. After trailing early, the Packers narrowed Colts leads to 16-13 and 22-19, but never got closer. The Packers tallied on three touchdown runs from Treshan Reed. Reed’s two 60 yard jaunts and a 15 yarder, along with a 9 yard scoring rush by Anterrius Hames accounted for the Packers’ points.
BARTOW BEARS 26 BARTOW FALCONS 12
The Bears and Falcons played a hard hitting contest Saturday, but the big play by the Bears were too much for the Falcons to overcome. Casen Cochran scored on a 61 yard run and a 59 yard touchdown reception from Talan Nix. Isaiah Livsey added a 64 yard touchdown run, and Nix also scored on a 56 yard run. Nix added a PAT pass to Cochran. For the Falcons, Ja’Kai Baldwin scored on touchdown runs of 25 and 22 yards.
BARTOW STEELERS 24 BARTOW JETS 6
The Steelers finished their campaign on a winning note defeating the Jets 24-6. Nicholas Wright scored on runs of 19, 35, and 60 yards. Isaac Burnett and Malachi Harris scored PAT’s on passes by Wright and the team scored a safety on a botched shotgun snap by the Jets. Kolt McCord scored on a 25 yard touchdown run for the Jets.
Saturday, October 24
at Weinman Stadium
HURRICANES WHITE 24 HURRICANES GOLD 6
Jakaden Leonard led Hurricanes White with touchdown runs of 56, 45, and 13 yards. Baylon Long also had a 36 yard touchdown run for Hurricanes White. Jordan Woods scored the Hurricanes Gold touchdown with a 24 yard scamper.
HURRICANES PURPLE 15 HURRICANES BLACK 6
Brodie McWhorter and Miles Mitchell scored on runs of 3 and 4 yards, respectively for Hurricanes Purple. Thomas Peters made a two point conversion pass reception and McWhorter added a PAT run. Xavier Parker scored for Hurricanes Black on a 55 yard burst.
Youth football reports are provided by CPRD and BCRD and are presented on Bartow Sports Zone by CiCi's Pizza of Cartersville.