Wallace-Rose Hill Wins 1A State Title

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) -- Omar Carr's two-point conversion run in overtime Saturday lifted Wallace-Rose Hill to a 38-to-37 win over Mt. Airy in the Class 1-A North Carolina High School Athletic Association championship.

Carr finished with 117 yards rushing for the Bulldogs (14-2), who won their first title in Class 1-A. Wallace-Rose Hill won the 2-A title in 1994.
Luke Wheeler and Andy Temoney each ran for two touchdowns and Tyler Hull hit a 33-yard field goal for the Granite Bears (15-1), who rallied from an 11-point deficit early in the third quarter to lead 30-to-27 with 11 minutes left in the fourth quarter.

But the Bulldogs forced overtime on Jose Flores' 38-yard field goal with 2:08 left.


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  • by margarita Location: P-VIKES on Jan 7, 2010 at 09:25 AM
    congrat dogs i happy for ya but p high is ready for ya again next years but once again congrat
  • by Rev. Dan Location: Mount Airy on Dec 14, 2009 at 08:53 AM
    Congratulations to WRH. Let's not forget that it was a great game, and could have gone either way. We are proud of our Mt. Airy Bears for their quality of play, sportsmanship, and, mostly, the maturity and dignity they showed in this great competition.
  • by Kayla Location: Wallace on Dec 14, 2009 at 06:43 AM
    Proud to be a dog! Way to go :)
  • by TarHeel Location: Ayden on Dec 13, 2009 at 07:18 PM
    As an alum of Warsaw Kenan ( James Kenan ) never thought I would pull for WRH. Congrats Bulldogs.
  • by Sammy Location: Beulaville, NC on Dec 13, 2009 at 11:11 AM
    I can still remember that foggy night in 1994. These memories will last a lifetime! Way to go DOGS!
  • by WHS Tiger Fan Location: Williamston on Dec 13, 2009 at 04:28 AM
    Congratulations Bulldogs.
  • by barry Location: Edenton on Dec 13, 2009 at 04:05 AM
    " great win WRH ...." Congradulations Guys Blalocks Happy
  • by tonya smith Location: fayetteville nc on Dec 12, 2009 at 07:22 PM
    GO DOGS!!!!!! I'M SOOOOO PROUD OF YOU GUYS!!!!!!!
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