North Delta overpowered by Pillow
By Brad Greer
North Delta had a hard night Friday as they went ahead 3A Pillow Academy and fell 42-14.
North Delta (0-1) got on the board with 5:17 remaining in the first half as quarterback Hays Hudson tossed a five-yard touchdown pass to Hunter Baker. Sophomore quarterback Will Kidder one-yard plunge with 9:08 left in the fourth quarter accounted for the other North Delta score.
Bay Bennett scored on touchdown runs of 50 and 27 yards to lead Pillow Academy to a 42-14 victory over North Delta Friday night in Greenwood.
The Mustangs (1-0) led 21-7 at intermission before blowing the contest open in the third quarter.
The Green Wave hosts Magnolia Heights next Friday night at 7 p.m.