At Freedom in Tampa
Tampa Bay Tech 24, King 7
Freedom 7, Wharton 0
Spring game-breakers: TBT's Maurice Hagens rushed for 110 yards on eight carries, including a 52-yard burst on the last play of the first quarter. …Linebacker Tim Stewart caught two 2-point conversions and had a 40-yard interception return to lead the TBT defense. Fellow linebacker Sam Jones opened scoring with a 35-yard fumble return for a touchdown. …Jacari Campbell caught a 23-yard touchdown for Freedom and finished with two catches for 60 yards. …Patriots receiver T.J. Mutcherson returned the opening kickoff 74 yards and recovered a fumble to help preserve the shutout.
Did you know? All four teams will start the fall with a new signal caller under center.
Audible: "We weren't playing against King tonight, we're playing to get to the state championship, Dec. 19, in Orlando and that's our goal." — TBT coach C.C. Culpepper
Justin Dargahi, Times correspondent