LATE FRIDAY

JEFFERSON 35, NORTH LAMAR 7: JEFFERSON — Dee Black rushed for 124 yards on just 12 carries, scoring a couple of times, and Jefferson spotted North Lamar an early touchdown before rolling to a 35-7 win at W.F. Lockett Stadium.

The win moves Jefferson to 4-0 on the year and drops North Lamar to 0-4.

North Lamar got on the board first with a 10-yard run by Trenton Smith at the 5:24 mark of the opening quarter, but the Bulldogs answered with a 60-yard TD run by Black and Landon Fuquay’s extra point just 16 seconds later to tie thing contest.

Kylan Thomas tossed a 9-yard TD pass to Christian Shepard early in the second, and Black added a 3-yard TD run late in the quarter to give the Bulldogs a 21-7 halftime cushion.

Dameon Warren’s 25-yard interception return for a score added to the lead for the Bulldogs, and Travon Johnson raced 95 yards for a touchdown with just 1:06 remaining to ice the victory.

The Bulldogs open district play at home next week against New Boston.

FROM STAFF REPORTS