Lord Botetourt beat the bees last Friday 15-9, the cavaliers were a preseason favorite destined to go 15-0 and be a powerhouse of 3A. The However the bees held their own being the obvious underdog, only giving up 162 total yards.
The Bees had many standout players in the dogfight, like junior Coty Campbell(Long snapper, and star linebacker) “We played with a mentality, its a physical and mental game and we came hungry.” Campbell finished the game with 3 tackles, and played a major role on special teams and defense.
On the other side of the ball things weren’t so hot.however players still stood out, like Jamie Rosser, who was the team’s offensive player of the week. “ it’s an honor to be named player of the week, I just have to continue to be great for my team. Even with the effort unfortunately, the bees still lost. However they showed character, and class, and grit, while earning respect from the opposing players.
They go on to play Patrick Henry High School Friday night, Patrick Henry is coming off a 35-42 loss against Hidden Valley.