Top Three: Coffield stays on top-plenty of offense Friday night

Published 6:41 am Tuesday, October 5, 2021

All three Beaufort County public high schools won big on Homecoming Friday so there are plenty of top performances to recount this week.


  1. Kenjray Coffield-the Southside senior tailback followed his 234 yard outburst against Swansboro with 210 more and a pair of touchdowns in the Seahawks 58-38 victory over Pamlico County to claim the Fossil Bowl for the first time in four years and stay undefeated at 5-0. He also caught a 40-yard pass and had four tackles, including one for a loss. Coffield has 723 rushing yards so far this season.


  1. Hayes Pippin-the Washington senior quarterback completed 10-14 passes for 254 yards and threw four touchdown passes to four different receivers as the Pack routed Farmville Central, 62-6. The Pack rolled up 655 total yards in the process. Pippin was also crowned Homecoming King at halftime.


  1. Mitch Godley-the Northside senior fullback rumbled for 147 yards and two touchdowns on just 13 carries in the Panthers 51-0 thrashing of East Carteret. Northside ran for 362 yards and seven touchdowns. He also made eight tackles from his linebacker position, including one for a loss.


Best of the rest-Northside: Fortino Beltran ran for 66 yards on four carries and scored twice, Carson Clinkscales had 65 yards and a touchdown, while Marcus Clayton had 59 yards and scored twice. Elijah Holloway and Gus Vansant each had a sack and Kasey Alligood intercepted a pass. Chase Tomaini was 7-7 on extra point attempts.

Southside: Jamie Corprew ran for 100 yards on 10 carries and scored a touchdown as the Seahawks totaled 547 yards on offense. Tequon (Tater) Moore had 96 yards rushing with a touchdown and scored again on a 16-yard reception. Moore also had four tackles, including one for loss. Fullback Keywon Campbell gained 82 yards, scored twice and made five tackles. Alex Moore recovered a fumble; Brandon Clark intercepted a pass and Xavier Hamm recovered an on-side kick.

Washington: Terry Moore ran five times for 123 yards and two touchdowns and caught an 88-yard pass for another score. Kentari Gibbs-Leathers had seven carries for 121 yards and scored twice. Ryan Spruil, William Reid and Messiah Ebron each caught a touchdown pass. Chris Carter intercepted his fourth pass of the season, Khamari Rodman recorded a pair of sacks, while Jonathan Richardson and Nazier McCall recovered fumbles. Gabe Davis and Ramel Knight each had five tackles.