North Charleston, SC - - Despite a one-hour rain and lightning delay, the Palmetto Pigskin Blastoff held at Fort Dorchester High School was a big success. The annual event at Patriot Field drew over 5,000 fans through the turnstiles during the night.
This was the largest number of team's participating in the four years of the event. Ten teams, each playing two quarters, saw action in the pre season scrimmage with the proceeds going to support the Football Booster Club at
Results of each quarter were:
7, Fort Dorchester Spring Valley 0
FD-Durrell Barry 17 pass from Paul Cianciolo Matt Lugo kick 7-0
Spring Valley 7, West Ashley 2
Spring Valley got a four yard run from running back Billy Jackson as the Vikings came back to defeat the West Ashley Wildcats 7-2. West Ashley got on the board first as defensive end Akeam Lemar tackled the Viking quarterback in the end zone for a safety.
WA-Safety; Akeam Lemar tackled quarterback in end zone 0-2
SV-Billy Jackson 4 run Corey Seawell kick 7-2
Quarter 3: Stall 6, West Ashley 0
Stall's Robert Small rumbled 78 yards as the Warriors blanked the Wildcats 6-0 in third quarter action.
S-Robert Small 78 run Kick fail 6-0
0, Stall 0 St. John's
17, John's James Island Island 0
In a battle of the
JI-Kenneth Smalls 11 run Timmy Marlowe kick 7-0
JI-John Forrest 55 pass from Steven Tumbleston Daniel Fox kick 14-0
JI-Marlowe 14 FG