...38. It was an interception. Gotcha, Stoppable
Jermaine thought. He weaved through the
stunned Middleton offense with ease. "And Jermaine Carr is off
to the races," the South Panola PA screamed. Only Ron stood
between him and the end-zone. Jermaine stiff-armed Ron to the ground
with ease. Ron looked only in dismay as number 13 crossed the end
zone for a touchdown, a 62-yard interception return for a score. The
Tigers' crowd erupted in thunders of cheers while the Middleton crowd
was silenced. "Unstoppable" has made his first mistake of
the night, and it cost his team six points. Ted Thompson, the Tigers'
kicker, added the extra point with 7:43 left in the first quarter.
The score was South Panola 7, Middleton 0. John figured to himself
Yep, it's going to be another blowout for the
Tigers. Barkin called Ron in from
the sidelines. "That was an unfortunate mistake that you
committed out there, Stoppable. But you gotta shake it off. You
cannot be making mistakes out there against them. Get out there and
show the crowds why you are called 'Unstoppable'" Barkin said
with a fiery passion in his eyes "Yes, sir" Ron barked as
he was ready to return the kickoff. Ted set the ball on the 40 as the
kickoff teams took their po...