EASTERN - The Prestonsburg Blackcats claimed the Floyd County C-Team title with a hard fought 6-0 win over Betsy Layne on Saturday at Allen Central’s Don Daniels Field.
Late in the first quarter, Prestonsburg running back Colby Fugate took a handoff and race for a 35-yard touchdown. The Betsy Layne defense stepped up and stopped the two-point conversion following Fugate’s scoring run.
After swapping multiple possessions with Betsy Layne, Prestonsburg packed the 6-0 advantage lead into halftime.
With two minutes remaining, Prestonsburg appeared ready to score when the Betsy Layne defense forced a fumble on the three-yard line.
With 22 seconds left and Betsy Layne looking to convert on a fourth-and-10 from the 40-yard line, Prestonsburg defender Luke Hyden stopped a sweep attempt and sealed the win for the Bobcats. Prestonsburg took over and ran out the clock to win 6-0 and claim the Floyd County Championship.
A breakdown of the Prestonsburg roster (players and coaches) follows.
Prestonsburg C-Team Football: 1-Jonathan Martinez; 3-Carson Poe; 4-Jayden Porter; 10-Nick Garrett; 11-Matthew Marsillett; 12-Ryan Rose; 20-Damen Jewell; 23-Carter Akers; 25-Nate Marsillett; 26-Ryan Meade; 29-Luke Hyden; 33 Austin Buchanan; 38-Trenton Bardi; 40-Eric Armstrong; 41-Isaac Gollihue; 45-Owen Greene; 53-Trey Banks; 55-Loren Stephens; 58-Jonathan Blackburn; 59 Adam Blair; 60-Jacob Briggs; 61-Braydon Combs; 66-Braxton Collins; 68A-Will Gullett; 68B-James Maines; 70-Drew Butcher; 72-Sampson Allen; 75-Colby Hicks; 78-Mitchell Ramsey; 79-Cole Porter; 89-Colby Fugate; 92-Dakota West. Coaches: Pete Greene (head coach), Chris West, David Garrett, Brent Rose, Jim Tom Allen, Tommy Poe.