The One Two Punch: Corrigan's potent offense is powered by running backs Keegan Mitchell (10) and Malyk Johnson (2).
Corrigan-Camden Bulldogs Hammer Kountze Lions, KOUNTZE, September 20, 2014 - The Corrigan-Camden Bulldog Varsity Football Team went into Kountze on Friday night (09/19/14) and laid waste to the Kountze Lions by a score of 74 to 40. The Bulldog running attack featuring the one two punch of senior, running back, Keegan Mitchell and junior running back, Malyk Johnson was just too much for the Kountze defense. Needless to say, it's a team sport, and the blocking of the Bulldog offensive line, combined with Mitchell and Johnson's hard running is what makes the Bulldog offense so special. So far this year, the Bulldogs have been averaging around 60 points per game, and that's great, but there's always room for improvement.
Defense Needs to Tighten Up...
The Bulldog defense surrendered 40 points to the Kountze Lions. That's not good. It's easy to forsee the Bulldogs storming through the regular season undefeated and making it look easy as they score almost at will every week and winning mostly with lopsided scores, but, when they get into the playoffs, they're probably going to run into a team with a solid defense that won't let the score get lopsided, and a Bulldog defense that allows a lot of points could crash their dreams of a third state title.
7:53 Malyk Johnson 34 yard TD run, Dogs make 2 pt conversion: Dogs 8, Lions 0
7:33 Lions make TD run miss 2 point conv: Dogs 8, Lions 6
4:11 Johnson 4 yard TD run miss 2 point conv: Dogs 14, Lions 6
10:39 QB LaKendrick Moore 9 yard TD run on QB keeper with 2 point conv.: Dogs 22, Lions 6
7:35 Johson 84 yard TD run missed 2 point conv: Dogs 28, Lions 6
00:46 Johnson 35 yard TD run with 2 point conv: Dogs 36, Lions 6
00:30 Lions short TD pass with 2 point conv: Dogs 36, Lions 14
11:08 Mitchell 2 yard TD run missed 2 point conv: Dogs 42, Lions 14
8:32 Johnson 11 yard TD run with 2 point conv: Dogs 50, Lions 14
5:53 Lions TD pass with 2 point conv: Dogs 50, Lions 22
2:20 Jyvon Burch, 33 yard TD run with 2 point conv: Dogs 58, Lions 22
3:31 Sammy Martinez 7 yard TD run with 2 point conv: Dogs 74, Lions 34
3:14 Lions TD pass missed 2 point conv: FINAL SCORE: BULLDOGS 74, LIONS 40
It was a lot of fun covering the Corrigan-Camden Bulldogs. Coach Seven Armstrong and his staff have consistently put out good hard nosed football teams that have kept the tradition of Corrigan style football. Next week the Dogs will be in Diboll in what will probably be another slaughter (hopefully).
Willie P. Openshaw, Editor
This highlight reel is chock full of great plays from both the offense and defense. The Willster really outdid himself on this one! If you happen to run into the Willster, give him a word of thanks for his hard work that he puts into the highlight reel! Enjoy!
The 2014 Corrigan-Camden Bulldogs have a lot of swagger.
Captains for the Bulldogs: (L-R) Keegan Mitchell, LaKendrick Moore, Calvin Burks, Dylan Parker
Keegan Mitchell deflects a would be tackler as he gains yardage for the Bulldogs.
Malyk Johnson in the endzone for a Bulldog TD (the scene would repeat itself over and over).
Many of the Bulldogs' shorter touchdowns were set up by Mitchell's long runs.
Junior, Malyk Johnson runs fast, hard, and elusive.
The Corrigan-Camden defense bulldogs a Lion ball carrier.
Running back Keegan Mitchell has major speed as he heads down the sidelines.
Jaylon Williams (3) deflects a Lion pass in the first quarter.
Bulldog defenders force the Lion QB to attempt a layup.
Malyk Johnson runs for the Dogs.
Johnson, in the endzone again for the Bulldogs.
Keegan Mitchell crosses the goal line for the Bulldogs.
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