Little Bucs fall to the Taylor County Knights

Dawson Tenney carries the ball for Buckhannon-Upshur Middle School. Tenney would score the only points of the night in the Little Bucs loss to the Knights of Taylor County. Photo by ROBERTA HATCHER/The Record Delta

BUCKHANNON — The Buckhannon-Upshur Middle School Little Buccaneers hosted the Knights of Taylor County Middle School Thursday night in Mid-8 Conference action at Freal “Red” Crites Memorial Stadium.  The Little Bucs fall to 1-3 on the season and will next face the Elkins Hornets on Wednesday with kick off scheduled for 6:30 p.m. at home. 

The game was a battle of the defense in the first half.  Dawson Tenney scored the only touchdown of the game for the Little Bucs. Both teams headed into half time with one touchdown and no extra points.

The Little Buc defense would struggle the second half of the game. The Knights would go on to score three more touchdowns on the night. Final score of the evening was 6-28 with the Knights claiming victory.


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