South Lamar hands Lynn lopsided region loss
by Clayton Mehearg
Sep 21, 2013 | 579 views | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend | print
LYNN — The Lynn Bears fell to South Lamar on homecoming, 42-19 Friday night.

The South Lamar Stallions opened the scoring with 8:16 left in the first quarter on a 20-yard TD run for a 7-0 lead.

South Lamar scored again with 7:16 left in the first on an 11-yard TD pass to make the score 14-0. The score was set up by a fumble by Lynn.

With 4:05 left in the first quarter, South Lamar intercepted a Lynn pass and returned it 13 yards for another score to make the score 21-0 with 4:05 remaining in the first quarter.

Lynn got on the board with 11 seconds left before the half on a one-yard pass from Chance Henson to Ben Cagle to cut the gap to 21-7.

South Lamar opened the scoring in the third on a 33-yard TD run to make the score 28-7 with 5:24 in the third.

The Bears got their second TD of the night on an 18-yard pass from Henson to Jeremy Tittle, bringing Lynn within 28-13. With 10:01 remaining in the fourth the Bears scored again when Henson hit Cagle, for the second time, on a 17-yard pass making the score 28-19.

Lynn got no closer.

After another interception by the Bears, the Stallions scored on a 31-yard run with 5:57 left in the fourth to push the lead back to 35-19.

South Lamar finished the night’s scoring with 1:39 left in the game on a 27-yard TD run.

The Bears were led in rushing by Chance Henson, who was in for the injured Brody Meeks. He finished the night with 90 yards on 17 carries. He also threw three touchdown passes.

The Bears (1-3, 0-3) travel to Cold Springs next week.