The Gators took a 27-0 lead into halftime and never looked back on the way to a 34-14 victory over the Cobras on Thursday night at Curtis Park. Goleman (3-6, 3-5) and South Miami (2-6, 2-5) both entered the game eliminated from playoff contention in District 16-7A.
South Miami running back Don Davis sustained an injury to his left arm early in the first quarter. Davis left the field on a stretcher and was taken by ambulance to Jackson Memorial Hospital. Davis was leading the Cobras with 16 yards on four carries when the injury occurred.
Daryn Jones: Rushed for 22 yards and a touchdown on six carries. Jones completed one 19-yard pass to Richard Greenwood for a touchdown and ran in a two-point conversion for the Gators.
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Derrick Hall: Scored a 56-yard touchdown on his first carry of the game for Goleman, and finished with a team-high 89 rushing yards on seven carries.
THEY SAID IT
“My team worked hard and we put more points on the board. We are coming together even though we are young.”