GCMS football stays unbeaten with win over Ridgeview/Lexington

LEXINGTON — Mitch McNutt and Nathan Garard each rushed for a pair of touchdowns, as GCMS cruised to a 47-0 win at Ridgeview/Lexington last Friday night. 
 
McNutt’s score on the opening drive extended the Falcons (7-0) streak to seven straight-games they have scored on their first possession. The two trips to the end zone put McNutt at a total of 17 rushing touchdowns on the season. 
 
Garard also threw for a touchdown, connecting with junior Ryland Holt on a 9-yard pass that Holt brought in with one hand. That makes six-consecutive games with a passing touchdown for Garard and a three-game streak with a receiving touchdown for Holt. 
 
The GCMS defense gave up only 68 yards of total offense to the Mustangs (3-4). Luke Freehill and Josh Bleich led the Falcons with six solo tackles each, while Josh Hardman paced the Ridgeview/Lexington attack with 11 carries for 25 yards. 
 
GCMS 47, Ridgeview/Lexington 0
GCMS 20 13 14 0 —0
R/L 0 0 0 0 —0
Scoring Summary
G — McNutt 4 run (conversion failed)
G — Garard 14 run (Bleich kick)
G — Garard 17 run (Bleich kick)
G — Holt 9 pass from Garard (Bleich kick)
G — McNutt for 28 run (conversion failed)
G — Trantina 53 run (Bleich kick)
G — Dunham 3 run (Bleich kick)
Statistics
RUSHING — R/L, Hardman 11-25. Totals 31-60. GCMS, McNutt 7-92, Trantina 9-93, Schmitt 3-18, Garard 3-50, Kean 4-16, Dunham 2-10, Livingston 3-6, Jones 1-22, Harden 1-1, Elliott 1-3. Totals 34-312. 
PASSING — R/L, White 3-8-8. GCMS, Garard 2-3-42. 
RECEIVING — GCMS, Barnes 1-33, Holt 1-9. 
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