Newberry rushes past Indian Land in Class AA playoffs

Staff reportsNovember 3, 2012 

— Tysheen Nance led a balanced Newberry offensive attack as the Bulldogs opened the Class AA Division I playoffs Friday night with a resounding 42-13 win against the Indian Land Warriors.

Nance carried the ball nine times for 101 yards and scored three touchdowns. As a team, the Bulldogs had 163 yards on 39 carries.

Newberry also got a pair of touchdown passes from quarterback Khalil Sheppard. He connected twice to Jalin Alexander. Jose Lozano kicked six extra points.

Indian Land got its first touchdown on a 1-yard run from Dalton McGuirt to cut the lead to 21-6 during the second quarter. Newberry answered with 21 points.

Indian Land’s final touchdown came on an 8-yard run by Austin Gordon. Shea Rodgers kicked the extra point.

The Bulldogs (8-3) will play at Columbia next week. The loss ended Indian Land’s season at 1-10.

Newberry 42,

Indian Land 13

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Scoring Summary

N - Tysheen Nance 21 run (Jose Lozano kick)

N - Nance 16 run (Lozano kick)

N - Jalin Alexander 30 pass from Khalil Sheppard (Lozano kick)

IL - Dalton McGuirt 1 run (kick failed)

N - Alexander 31 pass from Sheppart (Lozano kick)

N - Nance 20 run (Lozano kick)

N - Cohanskie Goodson 3 run (Lozano kick)

IL - Austin Gordon 8 run (Shea Rodgers kick)

Compiled by Sam Copeland

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