- Joel Rodgers
Haughton, La — The Griffins from North DeSoto traveled to Haughton Thursday night for a scrimmage against the Buccaneers and their high powered offense.
Haughton is led by a trio of standout receivers; Christian McWilliams, Tristan Sweeney, and Matthew Whitten. Junior quarterback Peyton Stovall delivers the passes, and the Bucs defense is nasty.
Haughton has really good coaching, great fans, and a growing community.
((See the highlights from the scrimmage by clicking here))
In walks North DeSoto, the Griffins are led by new head coach and 9-time state champion Dennis Dunn. The community of Stonewall continues grow and big things are ahead for North DeSoto. The Griffins are 4A, but on Thursday their defense looked 5A-ish. Holding Haughton scoreless during TWO 8-minute running clock periods.
The scrimmage was capped off with a 12:00 quarter.
North DeSoto 7
North DeSoto was dominate against the run. Led by defensive lineman Johnny Mitchell, the North DeSoto Griffin defensive will give people problems this year. The Griffins appeared strong, well coached, and ready to play. Their quarterback, K2, showed a good mix of talent, heart, and strength.
The 2019 season is going to be good for both these schools. bet.
See the highlights from the scrimmage by clicking here