The Alexander Central Junior Varsity Football team moved a step closer to winning their second straight conference championship with a 40-20 win over St Stephens Thursday night in Hickory. It was the 21st straight win for the JV Football Program.
The Baby Cougars were led by freshman tailback Dayente Calhoun who riddled the Indains defense for 163 yards on 23 carries and two touchdowns. Daniel Morgan, Colston Yount, and Bryson Abernathey also scored for ACHS. Morgan’s score came on a 70 yard run. The defense was led by JaiKwaun Tilley who tallied 16 tackles on the night.
Alexander Central is now 8-0 and 5-0 in Northwestern Conference play. The Cougars will finish their season with two homes games including next Thursday against Hickory.