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Weir gets first victory

November 5, 2011
From staff reports , The Herald-Star

KIDWELL, W.Va. - Weir hit the road Friday looking for its first win of the season.

And, got it.

The Red Riders left with an 18-13 victory over Tyler Consolidated. Both teams finished the season 1-9.

Senior Hunter McLaughlin rushed for 58 yards and scored a touchdown to lead Weir.

Andy Marshall, another senior, added 30 yards and a touchdown for the Red Riders, who also scored a defensive touchdown when they recovered a fumble in the end zone.

The Red Riders totaled 115 yards on the ground

Fact Box

Weir 18, Tyler Consolidated 13

Weir0 6 13 0 - 18

Tyler Consolidated0 0 0 13 - 13

W - McLaughlin 4 run (kick failed)

W - Marshall 2 run (run failed)

W - Fumble recovery in end zone (kick failed)

T - Highley 4 run (kick failed)

T - Doak 51 pass from Lamasters (Casey good)

Rushing: Weir 31-115-2x (McLaughlin 15-58-1, Marshall 7-30-1, Piatt 9-27). Tyler 27-14-1 (Highley 17-29-1, Cline 5-9, Leasure 1-(-2), Doak 1-(-5), Lamasters 3-(-17).

Passing: Weir 2-8-13 (all by Larch). Tyler 3-5-116-1 (all by Lamasters).

Recieving: Weir 2-13 (all by Mills). Tyler 3-116-1 (Doak 2-76-1, Martin 1-40).

First Downs: Weir 4, Tyler 5.

Penalties: Weir 10-90, Tyler 6-60.

Fumbles: Weir 0-0, Tyler 1-1.

Jacob Highley scored on a 4-yard run and Alex Doak caught a 51-yar pass from Hunter LeMasters as Tyler Consolidated scored a pair of touchdowns in the fourth quarter.

LeMasters threw for 116 yards in the loss.