Blue Devils tame Tigers 38-16

Published: Friday, November 2, 2012 at 11:46 PM.

Chipley was able to drive for 17 yards on their next possession before Holmes County’s Franklin Russ picked off a Jordan Finch pass deep in the Blue Devils’ territory.

Miles carried the ball 24 yards on the first play, then Kodi Russ scrambled 20 more yards to put the Blue Devils at the Tigers’ 31-yard line. Miles’ sweep left was good for15 more yards, then Kodi Russ was able to finish the drive with a 16-yard run. The two-point attempt failed, but the Blue Devils were up 30-16 and the weren’t looking back.

On their next possession, the Tigers earned 45 yards on five tries before another fumble gave the Blue Devils the ball, which they were able to drive back into the end zone, moving 46 yards on 8 plays before Miles scored with 7:39 left to play in the game. Kodi Russ broke up the middle to add the final two points of the night.

In their final drive of the night, Chipley was able to march from midfield to the 3-yard line before a final fumble ended their play for the evening.

Holmes County hosts Marianna Friday for the Blue Devils’ homecoming, while Chipley travels to Graceville. Kickoff is at 7 p.m.

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