On Thursday, August 17 the Bledsoe County Middle School Warriors battled on the gridiron with the Grundy County Jackets.
Cadillac Siever scores first touchdown of game with 7:47 left in the first quarter, 2 point conversion failed.
Chance Boynton scores on a 60-yard run on the Warriors’ second possession. 5:29 left in the first. Score 12-6.
Bledsoe fumbles, recovered by Grundy. Score 12-12 with 4:15 left in first quarter. Grundy later fumbles and is recovered by Bledsoe.
Quarterback Harmon Keith passes for an 8 yard touchdown to Jesse Yeargan. Siever makes good on the 2 point conversion. Bledsoe up 20-12, 2:22 left in first.
Keith runs a 30-yard touchdown down the right side to move Bledsoe ahead 26-18. 3:52 left in the second.
With 1:12 left in the first half, the Warriors recover a Grundy fumble giving Boynton a chance to score again. Siever completes on the 2 point conversion bringing the score to 34-18 in favor of Bledsoe.
Grundy scores on a kick return to start the second half. Bledsoe quickly follows up with a touchdown of its on by Siever. Luke Pendergrass completes the 2 point conversion. Score 42-26.
Eli Williams makes an interception and returns the ball to the 23 yard line. 5:14 left in the third. Boynton follows up with a 22-yard carry for another Bledsoe touchdown. Pendergrass is good on the 2 point conversion. Score 50-26.
Brady Reece makes an interception but Bledsoe is unable to capitalize on the possession.
End of third quarter Bledsoe leads 50-32.
The fourth quarter was fast paced. Grundy was able to score once more making the final score 50-40.
The Warriors travel next week to South Pittsburg.