Saturday, September 13, 2008

Highlands Blasts Covington Holmes 70-6

2008 Week Three: Highlands 70 Covington Holmes 6
Date/Time: Friday, September 12 at 7:00PM
Location: Covington Holmes

Highlands began district play in stunning fashion, defeating Covington Holmes 70-6 in week three. The Bluebirds scored ten touchdowns in the contest. Highlands scored 42 points off of seven Holmes turnovers. Running back Clint Crawford ran for three touchdowns, while Oliver Head and Travis Alford each added two more rushing scores for the 'Birds. Quarterback Tony Guidugli passed for 222 yards, threw two touchdown passes and ran for a touchdown. Placekicker Adam Weinel was perfect on all seven of his extra-point attempts. Covington Holmes, coached by Highlands alumnus and former Highlands football star Steve Lickert, entered the contest with a record of 2-0 before falling to the Bluebirds.

Also, the Highlands JV squad defeated the Covington Holmes JV team 51-0. The game was played at Highlands on Saturday, September 13 at 10:00AM. The Highlands freshman team remained perfect on the season, coming from behind to defeat Covington Catholic's freshman team 28-21. The game was played at Highlands on Thursday, September 11 at 6:00PM.

Highlands' 2008 freshman record to-date: 2-0. Highlands' 2008 JV record to-date: 2-1. Highlands' 2008 varsity district record to-date: 1-0. Highlands' 2008 varsity overall record to-date: 2-1.

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