Third quarter trips up Fort Mill in loss to Dutch Fork

Herald correspondentSeptember 1, 2012 

— Dutch Fork used a 21-point third quarter to run past a tuckered-out Fort Mill squad, 35-14, on Friday to even the Yellow Jackets’ record at 1-1.

Fort Mill dropped two could-have-been touchdown passes on its first drive, and the Silver Foxes (1-1) never let the Jackets forget it. Dutch Fork scored in a variety of ways, including a 59-yard punt return and a double-pass for a score, and the Jackets’ run-based offense couldn’t catch up.

Rylan Wells ran for one touchdown but never got his passing game in gear. Poor punting and a lost fumble also contributed to the defeat. Dutch Fork’s Jordan Berry, meanwhile, was firing on so many cylinders that they could have added a couple.

Berry caught the double-pass touchdown, when Derek Olenchuk screened to Drew Williams, who tossed a 48-yard pass to a wide-open Berry, and also sprinted for the punt return touchdown. Berry ended with seven catches for 150 yards.

Wells found a target in Josh Lafoe (four catches, 66 yards), but the dink-and-dunk Jackets couldn’t keep up with the Foxes’ big-play potential. Dutch Fork’s relentless pass-rush turned several attempted Fort Mill throws into Wells scrambles.

Note: The game was played in Chapin due to new turf being installed at Dutch Fork’s home field.


Fort Mill077014
Dutch Fork7721035


DF–Matt Colburn 2 run (Tyler Bass kick)

DF–Jordan Berry 48 pass from Drew Williams (Bass kick)

FM–DeRyan Sanders 31 run (Rylan Wells kick)

DF–Walter Roberson 10 run (Bass kick)

DF–Berry 59 punt return (Bass kick)

FM–Wells 33 run (Wells kick)

DF–Trey Gregg 3 run (Bass kick)


Fort MillDutch Fork
First downs1313
Passing yards133197


RUSHING–Fort Mill: Tone Godbolt 9-41; Rylan Wells 9-54; DeRyan Sanders 8-30; Malik Long 6-25; Chandler Kryst 1-1. Dutch Fork: Trey Gregg 10-47; Matt Colburn 6-46; Derek Olenchuk 1-18; Walter Roberson 4-74; Marquis Spearman 2-4

PASSING– Fort Mill: Wells 12-17-133-1. Dutch Fork: Olenchuk 10-22-149-0; Drew Williams 1-1-48-0; Tate Fant 1-1-(-3)-0

RECEIVING– Fort Mill: Sanders 3-24; Breshon Simpson 2-27; Kryst 3-16; Josh Lafoe 4-66. Dutch Fork: Brigman German 2-32; Jordan Berry 7-150; Gregg 1-8; Roberson 1-7; K.J. Williams 1-(-3)

RECORDS– Fort Mill 1-1; Dutch Fork 1-1

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