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Donquell Green fires Burke County

Burke County 43, Wayne County 13

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BURKE COUNTY 43,  WAYNE COUNTY 14

JESUP, Ga. — Donquell Green rushed for 154 yards as Burke County stopped Wayne County 43-13 for the Region 3-AAAA championship on Friday night.

The Bears (9-1), who won the Class AAA title last year before moving up in class, open the state playoff Friday, playing host to Perry.

Wayne Co. 7 7 0 0 – 14

Burke Co. 20 15 8 0 – 43

  W B
First Downs 9 16
Rushes-Yards 136 424
Passing Yards 80 75
Comp.-Att.-Int. 14-23 5-7
Fumbles-Lost 2-1 1-0
Punts-Yards 5-43 2-36
Penalties-Yards 5-25 6-55

INDIVIDUAL STATISTICS

RUSHING–Wayne County: Malique Jackson 9-38, Chris Cohen 7-33, Levontae Larry 1-1, Austin Bailey 3-43, Christian Mackey 2-21. Burke County: Donquell Green 15-154, Reginald Grubbs 10-57, Antonio Harold 14-96, Malik Lee 6-56, Keviuan Crumbley 5-32, Caleeb Roberson 1-6, Tom Ellison 1-2, Boisey Lewis 6-17, Jocquez Habersham 2-4.

PASSING–Wayne County: Jackson 14-23 80. Burke County: Green 4-6 52, Harold 1-1 23.

RECEIVING–Wayne County: Krenwick Sanders 6-29, Jacquin Stovall 3-11, Clayton Coatney 1-2, Cohen 3-25, Kelan Blash 1-13. Burke County: Grubbs 1-2, Jermaine Baxley 1-7, Untorrey Thomas 1-23, Crumbley 1-36, Ellison 1-7.

Record: Burke County 9-1. Next: Perry at Burke County, Friday, 7:30 p.m, first round of Class AAAA state playoffs.


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