Bulldogs fall to Collinsville


Photo: Gaston High’s Joel Hester (2) hands off to Kobe Harris blocking during the Bulldogs’ 48-12 loss in high school football on September 23. (Chris McCarthy/Messenger0 

Gaston fell to Collinsville, 48-12, on September 23.
For the Bulldogs (1-4, 0-2), Kobe Harris (pictured above) finished with 181 all-purpose yards. He rushed for 101 yards and a touchdown on 15 carries and returned a kickoff 80 yards. Keller Skaggs caught a touchdown pass.
Nemo Samples led the way defensively with seven tackles, while Kyle Fitts had four. Fitts also had a sack, while Layden Staton had an interception.
Gaston returns to Class 2A, Region 6 play this Friday (Sept. 30) at home against Holly Pond.

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