Spring Valley smashes Greenbrier East, 48-21
LEWISBURG, W.Va. -- Spring Valley had no trouble continuing its winning ways Friday night.
Spring Valley (3-2) put up more than 500 yards rushing for the third game in a row and avenged a loss last season to Greenbrier East, 48-21.
After spotting Spring Valley a 7-0 lead to open the game, the Spartans (1-4) threatened to score. However, quarterback Isaiah Kinder was stopped short on fourth down deep in Spring Valley territory. On the next play, Timberwolves' running back Ryan George carried up the middle for a spirit-crushing 92-yard touchdown.
After allowing yet another TD -- Spring Valley's third on four possessions in the game -- the Spartans showed signs of life. Following a botched onside kick attempt, Isaiah Kinder connected with Cole McClain on a 39-yard pass. That set up a touchdown run by Kinder to keep the game close, but it last too long as Spring Valley had a 28-7 halftime lead.
Spring Valley tacked on two scores in the fourth quarter.
The Timberwolves ran the football 57 times for 559 yards, an average of 9.8 per attempt.
George rushed for 202 yards and three touchdowns on 12 carries. Elijah Wellman had 15 carries for 157 yards while Billy Evans ran eight times for 71 yards and scored twice. Adam Page picked up 66 yards on five attempts and score one touchdown.