FFN Game of the Week: Central holds off Walker, 35-28

High School Football

Walker – The battle of the Wildcats is another one for the books, as Central holds on to win 35-28 over Walker at Wildcat Stadium.

The Walker Wildcats (1-5, 0-3 in District 4-5A) put up a fight while still searching for their first district win in 2020. Central (5-1, 2-1) rebounded from a tough defensive battle with Scotlandville in week 5.

Hunter Bethel sparked Walker’s offense after a quarterback change for the Wildcats in the first quarter. Walker led 21-14 at halftime.

Central scored the first 21 points of the second half before Walker scored late to make it a one-score game.

CHS’s Junior quarterback Johnathan Swift completed 7-13 passes for 94 yards, rushed for 114 yards and scored 2 touchdowns. Senior running back Pierce Patterson lead Central with 139 yards and 2 touchdowns on 23 carries.

For more on our Game of the Week and a postgame interview with Central Head Coach Sid Edwards, click the video provided.

Copyright 2020 Nexstar Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Latest BRProud Articles

More Local News

Stay up to date with the latest news by downloading the BRProud App from the App Store or Google Play.

Trending Stories