NHS falls to Walton

News Staff Writer

This past Friday night, November 3, the Northview Chiefs traveled all the way to Walton County, but they fell short in the game. With a final score of 54-14, it was a difficult night for the Chiefs. Nonetheless, they are still headed to playoffs at Jay this coming Friday!
In the first quarter, Walton scored on the opening drive, making the score 7-0, with the good kick. Walton ended up scoring yet again in this quarter, Making the score 14-0. They scored for the third time, but the extra point was no good, leaving the score 20-0 at the end of the quarter.
In the second quarter of the ball game, Joe Wright scored a touch down for the Chiefs, making the score 20-7. Walton gained possession of the ball, but they fumbled, and it was recovered by Wyatt Scruggs for a 50-yard fumble return. Scruggs ended up scoring, making the score even closer at 20-14. Walton scored on the next drive, putting them up at 27-14. They scored 2 more touchdowns making the score 41-14 at the end of the first half.
In the third quarter, Walton scored again, which made the score 47-14. They scored their final touchdown of the night, making the final score 54-14.
In the last and final quarter of the game, neither team scored.
It was a tough night for the Chiefs, but they are ready to battle closer to home in Jay this week for the first round of playoffs. The game starts at 7; you won’t want to miss it!