Originally created 08/30/97

Sumter has big second quarter for 36-7 win



AIKEN - Aiken scored first, but it was all Sumter the rest of the way Friday night.

Sumter struck for 27 second-quarter points en route to the 36-7 victory over the Hornets.

Aiken's touchdown came in the first quarter, on Pat Sapp's 40 yard interception return.

Sumter 0 27 7 3- 36

Aiken 7 0 0 0- 7

Aiken- Pat Sapp 40 interception return (Chris Gratop kick)

Sumter- James Rembert 13 run (Tim Chorey kick)

Sumter- Rodrick Washington 26 run (Chorey kick)

Sumter- Bryan Merrick 4 pass to Brian Barboza (Chorey kick)

Sumter- Merick 3 pass to Barboza (kick blocked by Marcus Simpkins)

Sumter- Merick 21 pass to Cedric June (kick blocked by Simpkins)

Sumter- Chorey 35 FG

Next- Aiken at Silver Bluff, Friday 8 p.m.; Sumter hosts Berkley-Stags.