Washington Tops JH Rose For First Time In 38 Years

The Pam Pack improves to 5-3 with a 33-30 win over the visiting Rose Rampants. It was 38 years in the making but Sport Sawyer's crew took an early lead and then the defense held tough as Washington pulled out the win to drop JH Rose to 3-5 for the season.

Washington started the scoring with a 39-yard Austin Thompson to Michael Moore touchdown hookup. Later in the first quarter, Thompson tossed a 12-yard strike to Dakuan Spencer.

Rose got on the board late in the first on a 2-yard Jamal Satchell run. Spencer put the Pam Pack up 20-7 with his second touchdown of the day and it looked like the rout was on.

The Rampants quickly got back in the game with a pair of quick touchdowns from Dontrell Harris and Xaine Cosby. At the half Rose had a 21-20 lead.

Tony Turnage's first run of the day was a huge one as he picked up a 78-yard touchdown run . Rose reclaimed the lead on a 13-yard Jordin Staton toss to Dontrell Harris. Washington scored the game's final touchdown late in the third quarter on a 14-yard Austin Thompson quarterback keeper. Thompson had a huge day with 276 yards passing, a pair of touchdown throws and one on the ground.

The Pam Pack Defense held tough in the fourth quarter, keeping Rose out of the end zone to hold on for their fifth win of the season.


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