The Dragons got both in a 42-23 victory Friday at Mustang-Panther Stadium to remain undefeated with two games left in the regular season. Carroll improved to 8-0 and 4-0 in District 7-6A. The Dragons return home Friday for their final home game of the regular season at 7:30 p.m. against Haltom.
Carroll trailed 20-7 in the second quarter and rallied behind the tackle-breaking effort of tailback Lil’ Jordan Humphrey and a shutdown defense. Humphrey rushed 35 times for 261 yards and four TDs. Humphrey had back-to-back scoring runs of 24 and 1 yards in the second quarter.
The Dragons trailed 23-21 at halftime, but held the Panthers scoreless in the second half. Humphrey scored two more TDs in the second half on runs of 39 and 3 yards.
Heritage was held to 200 yards and 13 first downs. Carroll amassed 492 yards and 354 on the ground. Dragon quarterback Ryan Agnew was 12-of-18 for 138 yards with one TD and two interceptions. Ryan McGiboney led the Dragons with eight catches for 75 yards and one 14-yard TD catch.
Carroll (8-0, 4-0) vs. Haltom (0-8, 0-4)
Date: Friday, Oct. 31
Time: 7:30 p.m.
Site: Dragon Stadium
Tickets: Purchase online here…Dragon Stadium: Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday from 8 a.m. – 4 p.m.; Friday from 8 a.m. – 12 p.m.; CSHS/CHS: Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday from 11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
Notes: Haltom lost to L.D. Bell 39-22 last week…Lil’ Jordan Humphrey has 1,221 yards rushing and 20 TDs this season.