The Altavista Colonels rolled into town on a rainy Friday night undefeated and was looking to stay that way. Rustburg wasn’t having it. With an impressive game, Rustburg walks away with the victory.
In the 1st quarter Jaylin Jones had a 1-yard run and a blasting 39-yard run while Rustburg’s defense shut down the Colonels offense. “We got a good push from the line” said Jones. “Our running backs and line backers were flying downhill.”
Tre Tucker added two more touchdowns before half with Rustburg leading at the half 27-0. Tre Tucker had 14 carriers for 100 yards and two touchdowns.
Rustburg’s Defense continued to stand strong as The Devils offense didn’t quit scoring three more touchdowns in the 3rd quarter and one more in the 4th. With the final being Rustburg 54 - Altavista 0.
Rustburg defense help Altavista to 18 total yards of offense for the whole game. “We have to work hard and make sure we come out and play for each other “Jones said. “It all starts with a good film session on Monday”
Rustburg travels to Amherst @7 p.m. on Friday night.