Powell dominated Oak Ridge offensively in a matchup of the top two teams in the region on Friday.
On their way to the 38-7 win, the Panthers (6-1, 3-0 Region 3-5A) passed and ran for 387 yards total.
The Wildcats (2-4, 2-1), meanwhile, were held to just 83 yards.
“We obviously still have a lot of work to do offensively,” Oak Ridge coach Joe Gaddis told his team after the football game.
Oak Ridge’s one touchdown was scored on a fourth-down interception picked off in the middle of the field and returned 71 yards by junior Jayden Williams.
Powell’s touchdowns included a two-yard run by a top national prospect, senior defensive lineman Walter Nolen, who is listed as 6-foot-4 and 325 pounds.[Read more…]