Rebel Yell Sports: Rebel News: West Monroe vs Huntington Recap

Wednesday, September 12
West Monroe vs Huntington Recap

West Monroe 51  Huntington 14

West Monroe had 245 yards rushing and 174 through the air.Total yards 419.

West Monroe averaged 7.4 yards per play and 19 first downs.

LaDarius Abrams had 3 rushing td's and 1 reception for a td.

LaDarius had 113 yards rushing.

Shelby Aulds was 8 for 17 and 174 yards and a td. Shelby also had 2 punts that averaged 43. yards per punt. His longest was a 45 yarder.  The Rebels had 3 turnovers compared to 2 for Huntington. The Rebels had only 48 yards in penalties and look to be getting better game by game.

Mario Wiley, Mychael Manning, D.J. Banks and LaDarius Abrams were all on the receiving end of Shelby's passes. 

West Monroe mixed up the offense real well tonight by rushing the ball 39 times and passing it 18 times.  West Monroe held the edge on the time of possesion by 24:36-23.24.  The offensive line played a great game and look at mid-season form.

Jonathan Clingen was 6 for 7 on extra points and made a 36 yard field goal and just barely missed a 43 yarder.

The starting DeFense held Huntington scoreless with the only td coming on a 95 kickoff return and another late in the game on the reserves.

The Rebels DeFense was leadby Blake Brassel who blocked a punt and returned a fumble recovery 18 yards for a touchdown. Blake also had 7 total tackles on the night and one of them for a loss.

Caleb Clowers, Barkavious Mingo and Robert Lay each recorded 4 tackles for the Rebels.

Zach Kirksey,  Les Aulds, Logan Lee, Jordan Allen, Tyler Burdeaux, Tyler Glynn, Justin Brodnax and Jordan Pleasant were also in on alot the action with 3 tackles each.

Jordan Pleasant had a blocked punt and and a tackle for a loss.