ARDMORE, ELKTON, ELKMONT, ANTHONY HILL, ATHENS, BAUGH COMMUNITY, BETHEL, BLACK CAT, BLANCHE, BOBO, BRYSON, BUNKER HILL, CARTERS GROVE, CASH POINT, COFFEE POT, COLDWATER, DELROSE, DELLROSE, ELKWOOD, GOBBLERS KNOB, GOODSPRINGS, HARVEST, HAZEL GREEN, HOLLANDS GIN, LICK SKILLET, LOCKS CROSS ROADS, MACEDONIA, MADISON CROSS ROADS, MINOR HILL, PETTUSVILLE, PINEDALE, PISGAH, PROSPECT, PULASKI, TAFT, THACH, TONEY, U-TAKE-IT
Second Half Shutout Leaves Tigers Short
The Tigers lost a defense struggle with Brewer Thursday night, October 4, 2018 with both teams giving up no points in the 2nd half.
Ardmore scored a touchdown on their first possession with Noah Barnett carrying the ball into the end zone. Saul Rodriguez's extra point kick was good giving the Tigers a 7 to 0 lead. Brewer scored in the first quarter on a 27 yard field goal and the first quarter ended with the Tigers leading 7 to 3.
Ardmore's Chase Lay was next into the end zone for the Tigers from 18 yards out. Saul Rodriguez's extra point kick was good and the Tigers were up 14 to 3 early in the second quarter. Brewer came back with a 4 yard touchdown run followed by a 2 point conversion run to make the score Ardmore 14, Brewer 11.
Brewer then picks up an Ardmore fumble and runs it in for a 25 yard touchdown making it a 14 to 18 Brewer lead. With 34 seconds left before halftime the Tiger offense drove down the field to give Saul Rodriguez a shot at a 32 yard field goal. Rodriguez's kick was on the mark and the halftime score was Ardmore 17 Brewer 18.
The second half was a defense show down. Neither offense was able to move the ball into scoring position. Final score Ardmore 17, Brewer 18.
Tiger running back Chase Lay had 148 yards rushing including one touchdown. Quarterback Noah Barnett was 12 of 15 for 105 yards and one rushing touchdown. Clay Randolph had a big fumble recovery in the 3rd quarter to stop a Brewer drive.
The Tigers (3-3) host the East Limestone Indians (4-2) Friday night at Cooper Field.
East Limestone Indians (4-2)
Ardmore Tigers (3-3)
Friday night • Ardmore, AL • Cooper Field • 7 PM