By Sam Poe
Monday, September 2, 2013 | 12:09 AM
The Haleyville LIons opened their season Friday night against Oak Grove, and Haleyville defeated the Tigers 48-30. The Lions earned 429 yards of total offense while holding Oak Grove to only 258 yards for the night. Team rushing stats were 187 yards on 15 runs with 2 touchdowns, and team passing stats were 242 yards on 13 throws with 2 touchdowns. Blake Wilkes was the only quarterback for the night and completed 13 of 21 passes for 242 yards and 3 touchdowns with one turnover on a fumble. Other individual stats are listed below and are in no particular order.
-Brady Sherill: 59 yards on 2 runs with 1 touchdown and 35 yards on 3 receptions with 2 touchdowns as well as an 97 yard kickoff return for a touchdown
-Heath Self: 121 yards on 6 runs with 1 touchdown
-Dillon Posey: 11 yards and a touchdown on 1 run and 61 yards on 3 receptions and a touchdown
-Jonas Dodd: 47 yards on one reception
-Dakota Rushing: 26 yards on 2 receptions
-Conner Kiser: 18 yards on 2 receptions
-Ben Richards: 55 yards on 2 receptions
Special thanks to Craig Wakefield for stats and to Billy Green for assistance with photos.
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