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Marshall holds on to win in overtime

By Staff
From special reports/The Meridian Star
Nov. 17, 2001
Winston Academy lost to Marshall 27-26 in overtime Friday night.
Jonathan Wood had a 12 -yard run on the opening minutes of the game to put Marshal on the board first.
Winston Academy answered with a 6-yard Scott Patterson touchdown run.
Winston came alive in the fourth quarter scoring on a 3 -yard Scott Patterson run.
The PAT was no good. Patterson helped take Winston Academy into overtime with another 3-yard touchdown run. The Jay McMillian kick was good.
Both Winston Academy and Marshall had 1-yard touchdown runs in overtime. Scott Patterson for Marshall and Seth Adams for Winston.
The Winston PAT failed making the final score 26-27.
The leading rusher for Winston was Scott Patterson. Patterson had 106 yard for 21 carries.
Seth Adams lead Marshall in yardage with 63 yard for 12 carries.
Wayne Academy 32
W. Memphis 6
Wayne Academy (11-1 ) faced a 10-2 West Memphis Christian team winning 32-6 in prep playoffs Friday night.
Wayne Academy placed its first points on the board with a 18-yard run by Jacob Ferguson.
The PAT by Jaret Duval was good. The score was 7-0 going into the locker rooms at half.
Wayne Academy came out strong in the second half with a 30-yard touchdown run by Cory Cochran. The point after failed.
Wayne Academy scored again on a Matt Brown 6- yard touchdown run. The two point conversion failed.
West Memphis answered with a 65-yard touchdown catch to Ben Edelmen. The point after failed.
Wayne would continue to control the game. Wayne Academy scored on a 10-yard Matt Brown run. The point after failed.
Cory Cochran scored the final points on a 23-yard run making the final score 32-6 with Wayne Academy in the lead.a
Matt Brown Lead Wayne Academy with 104 -yards on 16 carries.