High School Football

Jones runs for 370 yards in Thomas Heyward's win at Northwood Academy

sports@islandpacket.comOctober 26, 2013 

Thomas Heyward Academy rode Seth Jones to a 52-44 win at Northwood Academy on Friday night.

The senior running back carried 36 times for 370 yards and three touchdowns for the Rebels (7-3, 2-1 SCISAA Region 2-AA). He also ran for four two-point conversions and led the defense with six tackles.

"This win was huge," Rebels coach Nic Shuford said. "With what it means to seeding for the playoffs, we definitely needed that one."

Jared Rountree rushed 14 times for 113 yards and three touchdowns, while Zach Belger added 57 yards and a score on eight carries.

On defense, Davis Owens made four tackles and had an interception. Brodie Etheridge made six tackles, while Rountree and Belger added five apiece.

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