ShareThis Page
Brashear clinches playoff spot |

Brashear clinches playoff spot

| Friday, October 26, 2001 12:00 a.m

Will Northington rushed for 137 yards, including a 70-yard touchdown run with 1:40 remaining, to help the Bulls clinch fourth place in the City League with a 20-6 win over Oliver.

Brashear (5-4) will play Perry (8-0) in the City League semifinals at 7 p.m. next Friday. The Bulls also will represent District 8 in the PIAA Class AAAA playoffs because the other playoff-bound City schools are in Class AAA.

Melvin Daniels added 102 yards on seven carries, including a 71-yard scoring run in the second quarter, as Brashear had 310 yards total offense. Oliver (4-5) was led by Denny Ray Robinson, who completed 7 of 15 passes for 151 yards and tossed a 55-yard touchdown pass to Jason Harris in the first quarter.

  • Carrick 36, Langley 6 – Senior quarterback Brian Martin rushed for three touchdowns as Carrick (1-8) got its first victory of the season on Thursday afternoon at George K. Cupples Stadium in City League football.

    Junior running back Kory Parker added two touchdowns for Carrick, which held Langley (1-8) to 26 rushing yards and forced four turnovers.

    Categories: News
  • TribLIVE commenting policy

    You are solely responsible for your comments and by using you agree to our Terms of Service.

    We moderate comments. Our goal is to provide substantive commentary for a general readership. By screening submissions, we provide a space where readers can share intelligent and informed commentary that enhances the quality of our news and information.

    While most comments will be posted if they are on-topic and not abusive, moderating decisions are subjective. We will make them as carefully and consistently as we can. Because of the volume of reader comments, we cannot review individual moderation decisions with readers.

    We value thoughtful comments representing a range of views that make their point quickly and politely. We make an effort to protect discussions from repeated comments either by the same reader or different readers

    We follow the same standards for taste as the daily newspaper. A few things we won't tolerate: personal attacks, obscenity, vulgarity, profanity (including expletives and letters followed by dashes), commercial promotion, impersonations, incoherence, proselytizing and SHOUTING. Don't include URLs to Web sites.

    We do not edit comments. They are either approved or deleted. We reserve the right to edit a comment that is quoted or excerpted in an article. In this case, we may fix spelling and punctuation.

    We welcome strong opinions and criticism of our work, but we don't want comments to become bogged down with discussions of our policies and we will moderate accordingly.

    We appreciate it when readers and people quoted in articles or blog posts point out errors of fact or emphasis and will investigate all assertions. But these suggestions should be sent via e-mail. To avoid distracting other readers, we won't publish comments that suggest a correction. Instead, corrections will be made in a blog post or in an article.