September 25, 2009
Monticello traveled to Orange in our Friday Night EndZone Game of the Week, with both teams looking to get back to .500 on the year. The Hornets snapped a seven game losing streak to the Mustangs, winning 35-14. Orange improves to 1-0 in the Jefferson District, while the Mustangs fall to 0-1 in the district, seeing their 16 game district winning streak come to an end.
Western Albemarle entered the evening undefeated, and stayed that way with a 34-21 win over Fluvanna. The Warriors are now 4-0 on the year. The Flucos fall to 1-3.
William Monroe hosted Louisa in both teams' Jefferson District opener. The Lions jumped out to a 56-0 lead by halftime and went on to win by that count.
Charlottesville won for the second week in a row and improved to 1-0 in the Jefferson District by topping Goochland, 23-6. The Knights are now 2-2 on the season. Benj Wilhelm completed six of eight passes for 120 yards and two touchdowns, both to Adrian Thurston. Thurston had six receptions on the night for 126 yards and the two TDs. The Knights host William Monroe next Friday.
Madison improved to 4-0 with a 28-20 win over Luray on the road. The Mountaineers will travel to Page next Friday night.
Albemarle traveled to North Stafford to open its Commonwealth District schedule. Things did not go as planned for the Patriots, as they fell, 50-0. Albemarle falls to 0-4 on the year.
Buckingham remained undefeated by topping Chatham, 31-8. The Knights are now 5-0 on the year, and host Manassas Park next week.
Nelson and Central were set to kickoff on Friday, but had their game postponed. That contest will be made up on Tuesday.
Saint Anne's Belfield earned its first victory of the season with a 28-0 shutout win over Trinity. Aaron Clark had two rushing touchdowns to pace the Saints, who improve to 1-2 on the season.
Covenant traveled to Liberty Christian, but returned on the losing end of a 57-17 score.
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