Friday, September 15
Thomas-Michelfelder Field - Holly Pond
3A, Region 6
SERIES: Susan Moore 30-10
2016: Holly Pond 34-28
LAST WEEK: Holly Pond lost to J.B. Pennington 48-20
Susan Moore defeated Winston County 35-20
HOLLY POND: 2-1, 0-1
SUSAN MOORE: 1-1, 0-0
REGION STANDINGS: Fultondale 1-0, J.B. Pennington 1-0, Locust Fork 1-0, Susan Moore 0-0, Holly Pond 0-1, Vinemont 0-1, Hanceville 0-1.
FLASH NOTES: Holly Pond has enjoyed winning at home for Mike Bates, taking five opponents down in their last seven outings.
This is the Broncos' third game in four early assignments on campus. A chance to get the record in the region even at 1-1 is what this team wants. They played Pennington well last Friday for the first half, before the Tigers pulled away, outscoring the Broncos 26-6 in the second half after the score was 22-14 at halftime.
It has been 20 plus years since the Broncos defeated Susan Moore at Holly Pond. Susan Moore is 7-1 in its last eight games with the Broncos.
The Bulldogs were in Cullman County for a jamboree with Good Hope August 24. They struggled in the varsity segment, trailing 28-0 at the half. They have made strides since, falling to West End 21-19 and outscoring Winston County last Friday 35-20.
Holly Pond has outscored the opposition at home this season 62-24.