Bartow County youth football all-star teams sweep Gordon County
The Bartow County Parks and Recreation Department youth football all-stars made it a clean sweep Tuesday night in Georgia Parks and Recreation Association (GRPA) District 5 playoff games at Hamilton Crossing Park and Sonoraville Recreation Center.
12 U Bartow County 35, Gordon County 0
Five different 12U Bartow County players scored touchdowns Tueday night as the local all-star team blanked Gordon County 35-0 in GRPA District 5 play at the Sonoraville Recreation Complex in Calhoun.
Malachi Jeffries (68-yard TD run), Richard Houston (2-yard TD run), Damarcus Davenport (9-yard TD run), Kevin Henderson (4-yard TD run), and Jamauri Brice (20-yard fumble return for TD) scored touchdowns. Houston added a pair of extra points and a 27-yard field goal.
12U Bartow County (2-0) plays Dalton Thursday night at Lakeshore Park in Dalton at 7:30pm with the winner advancing to play at Cartersville Saturday.
10U Bartow County 39, Gordon County 0
The 10U Bartow County youth recreation football all-star team improved to 2-0 in GRPA District 5 play Tuesday night at Hamilton Crossing Park with a 39-0 shutout of Gordon County.
Talan Nix ran for one touchdown and caught a touchdown pass from quarterback Xavior Darby. Logan Shrewsbury returned a kickoff and an interception for touchdowns. Isaiah Livsey and Jakai Baldwin added the other Bartow scores with touchdown runs.
10U Bartow County (2-0) hosts Dalton Thursday night at Hamilton Crossing Park at 6pm with the winner advancing to play at Cartersville Saturday.
8U Bartow County 12, Gordon County 0
Jake Orton ran for both touchdowns as the 8U Bartow County youth football all-stars evened their GRPA District 5 record at 1-1.
8U Bartow County plays Dalton at Lakeshore Park in Dalton Thursday night at 6pm with the winner advancing to play at Cartersville Saturday.
Youth football reports are provided to Bartow Sports Zone by the Cartersville Parks and Recreation Department and the Bartow County Recreation Department. Game capsules and results are sponsored on Bartow Sports Zone by McWhorter Capital Partners.