- Mountain Heritage 41
- Mitchell 27 FINAL
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10:10: Game over.
10:08: Heading down to get interviews. This score should stand.
10:06: INTERCEPTION. Weston Deyton makes a game-clinching interception with 1:10 to go. That should do it.
10:05: Mitchell has the ball at the Mountain Heritage 49.
10:04: This result will leave Hendersonville in first place in the Western Highlands Conference with a 4-1 league record. Mitchell and Mountain Heritage will be a half-game back at 3-1.
10:00: Turnover on downs. Mitchell ball with 2:03 to play.
9:59: Fourth down for Mountain Heritage the 25-yard line.
9:57: First down and goal for Mitchell. Ball on the Mitchell 9.
9:55: Ball now down at the Mountaineers’ 12-yard line.
9:53: Mitchell turns the ball over on downs at its 26-yard line. That should be the ballgame.
9:50: Cougars forced to punt. Mitchell has the ball on its 45-yard line with 5:28 remaining.
9:48: Third down and 13 for Mountain Heritage at its 27-yard line with 6:28 to go.
9:45: Mountain Heritage converts a big third down. Ball is on the Cougars’ 31-yard line with 7:38 to go in the game.
9:42: TOUCHDOWN MITCHELL. Ben Young throws a 5-yard touchdown pass to Alex McKinney with 9:05 to go. Extra point kick is never attempted after a player slips.
9:38: Mitchell has good field position after the kickoff. Ball is on the Mountain Heritage 36.
9:35: Trey Robinson had to be helped off the field with a left leg injury. Appers to just be a cramp.
9:33: TOUCHDOWN MOUNTAIN HERITAGE. Trey Robinson throws an 8-yard touchdown to Cole Burleson with 11:08 to go in the ballgame. Trey Robinson adds the two-point conversion on a run.
9:30: Second down and goal from the 8-yard line.
9:28: End of the third quarter.
9:26: A 13-yard run by Trey Robinson. First down at Mitchell 30.
9:25: Mountain Heritage converts a fourth down and 2 at the 50-yard line. First down at the Mitchell 43.
9:22: INTERCEPTION. Michael Bingham comes up with the pick for Mountain Heritage. Cougars ball on their 42-yard line.
9:20: Mountaineers are on the move.
9:16: Cougars go three and out. Mitchell has the ball on its 42-yard line with 5:31 to go here in the third quarter.
9:12: Touchback. Mountain Heritage will have the ball on its 20-yard line.
9:10: TOUCHDOWN MITCHELL. Jake Robinson rushes for a 3-yard touchdown with 9:05 to go in the third quarter. Ben Bonner tacks on the extra point.
9:08: First and 10 at the Mountain Heritage 22.
9:06: Mitchell has the ball first in the second half. Ball is at the 46-yard line.
8:45: End of the second quarter.
8:41: TOUCHDOWN MOUNTAIN HERITAGE. Ben Young throws an 80-yard touchdown pass to Tre Carson with 27.4 seconds to go in the second quarter. Jake Robinson scores on a 2-point conversion run.
8:38: Mountain Heritage goes three and out and will punt with 46.5 seconds to go in the second quarter.
8:35: Great field position for Mountain Heritage. Cougars have the ball at the Mitchell 45-yard line with 1:39 to play.
8:30: TOUCHDOWN MITCHELL. Ben Young throws a 31-yard touchdown pass to Tre Carson, Two-point conversion pass fails.
8:28: Mountaineers now at the Cougars’ 26-yard line.
8:27: First and 10 at the Mountain Heritage 41-yard line.
8:23: Mountaineers at midfield, trying to get into Mitchell territory for the first time tonight.
8:22: Mitchell takes over on its 22-yard line.
8:18: TOUCHDOWN MOUNTAIN HERITAGE. Trey Robinson rushes for a 2-yard touchdown with 5:25 to go in the second quarter. Trey Robinson makes the first point-after kick attempted tonight by the Cougars.
8:17: First and goal at the Mitchell 2 after a quarterback keeper by Trey Robinson.
8:14: Another punt for Mitchell. Mountain Heritage gets the ball at the 32.
8:12: Mitchell ball on its 35-yard line.
8:10: TOUCHDOWN MOUNTAIN HERITAGE. Trey Robinson throws a 24-yard touchdown pass to Cole Burleson with 9:02 to go in the second quarter. Two-point conversion pass fails.
8:07: First down and 10 after a quarterback keeper by Trey Robinson. Ball now at the Mitchell 24.
8:06: Cougars in Mitchell territory again. Ball on the Mitchell 40 with 10:13 to go here in the second quarter.
8:04: Good run by Dathan Robinson up to midfield. First down.
8:01: End of the first quarter.
7:59: Mitchell will have the ball on its 16-yard line.
7:58: Another three and out for Mitchell. And another punt.
7:54: After the kickoff and a penalty, Mitchell takes over on its 47.
7:53: Cole Burleson catches the two-point conversion pass.
7:52: TOUCHDOWN MOUNTAIN HERITAGE. Trey Robinson throws a 3-yard touchdown pass to Cole Burleson with 2:07 to go in the first quarter. Two-point conversion attempt upcoming.
7:50: First and goal.
7:49: Fourth down and 11 from the Mitchell 25. Cougars convert on a bullet from Trey Robinson to Alston Randolph.
7:46: FUMBLE. Mitchell loses the ball on the kickoff. Ball is recovered by Mountain Heritage’s A.J. Hensley on the Mitchell 24.
7:43: TOUCHDOWN MOUNTAIN HERITAGE: Alston Randolph catches a 72-yard touchdown pass from Trey Robinson with 4:45 to go in the first quarter. Another two-point conversion pass fails.
7:42: Mountaineers go three and out. Punting team is coming on.
7:41: After the kickoff, Mitchell has the ball on its 33-yard line.
7:39: That was a 10-play drive that went 63 yards in 4 minutes, 19 seconds.
7:37: TOUCHDOWN MOUNTAIN HERITAGE. Britt Burleson rushes for a 3-yard touchdown with 7:41 to go in the first quarter. Two-point conversion pass fails.
7:35: Third down and 1 at the Mitchell 4.
7:34: Estimates are right now that there is between 4,000 to 5,000 people here tonight. Temporary bleachers were brought in on the visiting side just for this game.
7:33: Fresh set of downs for Mountain Heritage after another Young completion. Ball is on the Mitchell 13.
7:32: Burleson catches Trey Robinson’s first pass attempt of the night. First down and 10 at the Mitchell 35.
7:30: And just like that, Mountain Heritage is at the Mitchell 44. Good first-down run by Britt Burleson.
7:28: Mountain Heritage will receive the ball first.
6:46: Mountain Heritage in black tops and black pants. Mitchell wearing white tops and purple pants. A reminder that the Mountaineers are the last undefeated football team left in Western North Carolina with an 8-0 record.
6:46: This place has been packed since about 5:45.
6:45: Greetings from Burnsville.