Stories by Jake Miniard

Saturday, Nov. 5, 2011

Aiken holds on against South Aiken

Aiken senior Aaron Griffin ended his career against the Thoroughbreds by leading the Hornets in total yardage for the night. He finished with 86 yards and one touchdown.
By Jake Miniard

Friday, Oct. 28, 2011

White Knoll tops South Aiken

Any hopes South Aiken had of making the playoffs likely died Friday with a 40-19 loss to White Knoll.
By Jake Miniard

Friday, Oct. 21, 2011

Mustangs suffer fifth loss in a row

The Bearcats effectively alternated two quarterbacks in a fast-tempo offense that seemed to have Midland Valley on its heels most of the evening.
By Jake Miniard

Friday, Oct. 7, 2011

Midland Valley falls to Dreher

Dreher’s Joshua Wilkins hauled in a 40-yard TD reception with 6:05 left that won the game for the Blue Devils.
By Jake Miniard

Saturday, Oct. 1, 2011

Knights too much for Hornets

Julian Dixon caught a 61-yard touchdown pass midway through the first quarter that was the first of many big gains for the Knights.
By Jake Miniard

Saturday, Sept. 24, 2011

Warhorses survive rally

With 6:51 in the third quarter, Barnwell’s Octavius Baynes hauled in a 19-yard pass in the corner of the end zone. The play wound up providing the winning points.
By Jake Miniard

Saturday, Sept. 17, 2011

Midland Valley beats Silver Bluff

Midland Valley’s Bobby Brown returned a punt 65 yards halfway through the fourth quarter that sealed the victory.
By Jake Miniard

Saturday, Sept. 10, 2011

Aiken tops Midland Valley in OT

After losing 32 yards on three consecutive plays in overtime, Aiken's Demarcus Chestnut found a wide-open Royal Purnell, who found the end zone to help the Hornets to the victory.
By Jake Miniard

Saturday, Sept. 3, 2011

Fox Creek beats Blackville-Hilda

With 5:21 left in the first half standout quarterback Marty Williams rolled out to complete a pass to Quadre Castleberry for a 30-yard touchdown.
By Jake Miniard

Saturday, Aug 27, 2011

North Augusta tops Midland Valley

Although the Yellow Jackets played sloppy for 3½ quarters, back to back touchdowns late in the fourth sealed up their victory.
By Jake Miniard

Saturday, Nov. 13, 2010

Berkeley runs past Midland Valley

Berkeley executed its winged-T offense to near perfection in its 35-7 victory over Midland Valley.
By Jake Miniard

Saturday, Nov. 6, 2010

Hornets outplay crosstown rival

Aiken's Devontai Pope clearly wanted to finish the season with a bang as he racked up more than 200 yards rushing before the half. He finished with 272 yards and four touchdowns.
By Jake Miniard

Friday, Oct. 29, 2010

Tankersleys help Dogs remain perfect in region

With 9:06 left in the fourth quarter, Silver Bluff's Codarius Tankersley ran an interception 51 yards to the Barnwell 3-yard line.
By Jake Miniard

Saturday, Oct. 23, 2010

Miscues, fake punt erase Hornets' big early lead

Aiken was up 21-0 in the second quarter when Lexington pulled off a fake punt that led to a touchdown. The play rejuvenated Lexington, which went on to win 42-27.
By Jake Miniard

Saturday, Oct. 16, 2010

Miller, Wildcats run over winless Thoroughbreds

Lexington's Kevin Miller ran for 202 yards as the Wildcats beat South Aiken 49-21 Friday night.
By Jake Miniard

Friday, Oct. 1, 2010

'Dogs prevail despite blunders

The Bulldogs held their composure despite an otherwise less-than-stellar performance, beating Swansea 28-10.
By Jake Miniard

Saturday, Sept. 25, 2010

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