Originally created 09/12/98

Lakeside slips past S. Aiken



AIKEN -- Tim Paige scored two touchdowns and Brian Batten had 122 all-purpose yards and two touchdowns as Lakeside defeated South Aiken, 28-20, in a borders' war game at Aiken High School.

Paige scored on runs of 14 and 1 yards, while Batten had a 65-yard run and caught a 27-yard pass from Blake Elder. Batten caught five passes for 65 yards and one touchdown and ran four times for 57 yards and one touchdown. He also blocked a field goal as the Panthers improved to 1-1.

South Aiken (0-3) quarterback Tommy McCullough was 9-for-15 for 209 yards, two touchdowns and one interception. Wideout John Boyd caught four passes for 127 yards and one touchdowns for the Thoroughbreds.