The Rowan County Vikings traveled to Paintsville on Friday Night to take on 4A Power Johnson Central in a district match-up. Johnson Central (7-0) took a 28-0 lead into halftime and the Vikings were never able to recover as the Johnson Central defeated the Vikings 42-6.
The Vikings (4-5) put 6 on the scoreboard when Senior QB, Devin Helvey connected with Senior WR Dalton Martin for a TD pass. The Vikings had difficulty getting there ground game going as Johnson Central held the Vikings 123 rushing yards and 191 total offensive yards.
The Vikings are back in action at home this week taking on the East Carter Raiders. RCSHS will also be celebrating Senior Night and honoring the following; Football, Band and Cheerleading — hope to see you at the field!
RC vs. JC Stats
Total Yards – 191
Rushing Yards – 123 (Jeffery Master 50, Blake Carver 46, Fultz 14, Helvey 8, Stephens 5)
Passing Yards – 68 (Helvey 6/8 – 68 yards) Dalton Martin 4/60yards, Brady Madden 1/11, Masters 1/-3yards)
Turnovers – 2