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HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL ROUNDUP: Culpeper earns first win; Eagles improve to 2–0
Culpeper scored 20 unanswered points in the fourth quarter—touched off by a 50-yard interception return by Anthony Odham—to earn their first win of the season for the second time in a week.
The Blue Devils beat Charlottesville last week but on Tuesday had to forfeit the victory because they had used an ineligible player.
They trailed Madison County 7–6 after three quarters last night.
But Odham’s interception return put Culpeper ahead, 12–7. Billy Hogan followed with touchdown runs of 30 and 11 yards to seal the victory.
Madison had 17 first downs to six for Culpeper and outgained the Blue Devils, 267–92.
Culpeper (1–2) plays at Fluvanna next Friday.
Ma-R. Byers 2-yard run (D. Berry kick)
Cu-B. Mosley 75-yard punt return (kick failed)Fourth Quarter
Cu-A. Odham-Ford 50-yard interception (run failed)
Cu-B. Hogan 30-yard run (B. Hogan kick)
Cu-B. Mosley 11-yard run (B. Hogan kick)
Rushing:Madison County—Joe Gentry 9-44; Randall Byers 10-23, TD; Ashton Weakley 1-9; Trey Price 1-3; James Graves 19-(-53). Culpeper—Bill Hogan 4-33, TD; Bruce Mosley 4-17, TD; Jeremy Robson 6-9; Timothy Johnson 2-5; Marlin Glascoe 2-2; Michael Omonkhomon 1-0.
Passing:Madison County—James Graves 19-37-1 241. Culpeper—Jeremy Robson 8-13-0 26; Hunter Crim 0-2-0 0.
Receiving:Madison County—Ashton Weakley 11-165; Randall Byers 2-29; Cole Smith 2-26; Sam Taylor 3-21. Culpeper—Marcellus Greene 1-11; Timothy Johnson 2-8; Bruce Mosley 1-7; David Brooks 2-5; Marlin Glascoe 1-(-5).
FRED. CHRISTIAN 41, BRUNSWICK ACADEMY 8
James Plourde rushed for 77 yards and three touchdowns for the Eagles in a win over Brunswick Academy.
R.J. Thornton rushed for 85 yards and also had a touchdown. James Mason had 29 receiving yards with a touchdown and Josh Hill also caught a scoring pass.
Quarterback Joshua Nowacki was 3-for-6 with 43 yards and two touchdown passes.
The Eagles (2–0), who rushed for 269 yards as a team, will visit Randolph–Macon Academy next Saturday.
FRANKLIN 41, COLONIAL BEACH 22
The Drifters fell to 1–1 win a loss at Franklin on Friday. Colonial Beach hosts Sussex Central next week.