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Ground game carries Brentwood past Gatewood

Brentwoood 37, Getewood 7

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BRENTWOOD 37, GATEWOOD 7

In Eatonton, Ga., Nick Pullen and Hunter Morrison both went over the 100-yard mark in rushing as Brentwood romped past Gatewood in a GISA Class AA second-round playoff game.

Pullen had 129 yards rushing and scored on runs of 37 and 15. Morrison rushed for 101 yards and scored on a 26-yard run.

Garrett Riggs rushed for 69 yards and had touchdown runs of 15 and 10 yards.

Brentwood, 7-5, had 323 yards on the ground.

Brentwood 21 0 16 0 – 37

Gatewood 0 7 0 0 – 7

First Quarter

B–Garrett Riggs 10 run (Tory Mimbs kick), 10:37

B–Hunter Morrison 26 run (Mimbs kick), 6:39

B–Nick Pullen 15 run (Mimbs kick), 1:51

Second Quarter

G–Drake Thomas 11 pass from Cal Taylor (Trevor Bowden kick), :42

Third Quarter

B–Safety, 10:19

B–Pullen 37 run (Mimbs kick), 5:42

B–Riggs 15 run (Mimbs kick), 1:06

  B G
First Downs 18 7
Rushes-Yards 39-323 27-74
Passing Yards 32 55
Comp.-Att.-Int. 3-8-0 4-13-1
Fumbles-Lost 1-0 2-1
Punts-Yards 2-26 4-25.8
Penalties-Yards 5-66 0-0

INDIVIDUAL STATISTICS

RUSHING–Brentwood: Pullen 11-129, Morrison 11-101, Riggs 8-69, Joiner 1-0, Drew Still 4-12, Andrew McNeely 2-11, Dillon Everett 1-1, Bo Brooker 1-0. Gatewood: Sam Trammell 3-5, Taylor 16-2, Thomas 2-48, Bowden 6-19.

PASSING–Brentwood: Joiner 3-8-0 32. Gatewood: Taylor 4-13-1 55.

RECEIVING–Brentwood: Eric Smith 2-14, Riggs 1-18. Gatewood: Cline Wooten 2-52, Bowden 1-0, Thomas 1-11.

Records: Brentwood 7-5. Next: Brentwood vs. TBD in third round.


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