South Hunterdon football held on to the Battle of the Bridges trophy by blanking New Hope-Solebury, 31-0, on Thanksgiving morning in the snow and mud at South Hunterdon. The Eagles defense was suffocating, not allowing the Lions a first down all game. Shane Carey and Myles Johnson each ran in two touchdowns for South Hunterdon, which will now prepare for its NJSIAA Central, Group I final against Shore Regional next Saturday at Kean University in Union.
Central Bucks South football’s season ended on Friday at Garnet Valley, 35-15, in the first round of the District One Class AAAA tournament. Josh Adams had both touchdowns for the Titans: a one-yard run in the second quarter and another one-yard run in the fourth. He finished with 60 yards on 19 carries. Defensively, three Titans finished with double-digit tackles: P.J. Thompson with 13, Luke Kohler with 12 and Nate Norris with 11.
Central Bucks South football tumbled a few spots down the District One Class AAAA seeding order with a 14-10 setback at Souderton on Halloween. The Indians scored all 14 points in the first quarter. The Titans chipped away on a Kevin Witchey second-quarter five-yard touchdown run, and Tyler Fischer connected on a 25-yard field goal in the third, but it wasn’t enough. Playing without standout running back Josh Adams, CB South leaned on Witchey (18 carries for 90 yards) on the ground. Witchey was 20-for-30 passing for 145 yards. Nate Norris and Luke Kohler each had 10 total tackles in the losing effort.
It was a tough night for the Central Bucks South football team on Friday. The Titans, after going out in front, 7-0, on a Kevin Witchey to Josh Adams 61-yard TD hook-up, surrendered 55 straight at Pennsbury in a 55-7 Falcons victory. Justin Schrieber made 14 total tackles in the setback for the Titans.
Central Bucks South and Pennridge football combined for seven touchdowns on Friday night, all came on the ground. Joe Unangst scored three for the Rams, and Josh Adams scored three for the Titans. The difference? CB South quarterback Kevin Witchey’s 35-yard touchdown run on 4th and 15 about halfway through the second quarter, which turned the tide and helped the Titans to a 28-21 victory. Unangst finished with 228 yards on 29 carries, while Adams had 198 yards on 26 carries, including touchdown runs of one and 40 yards in the second half. Pennridge led, 21-14, at halftime.
Central Bucks South senior running back Josh Adams scored three touchdowns (two on the ground, one through the air) as the Titans football team defeated host Abington, 23-7, on Friday. Adams lugged the pigskin 35 times for 167 yards; he also caught a 30-yard scoring strike from Kevin Witchey in the first quarter. Witchey also did considerable damage on the ground, running for 89 yards on 16 carries. Mike Goldsworthy had two interceptions for the Titans; George Curtis had two sacks.
Central Bucks South football upped its record to 5-1 with a 52-36 victory at Neshaminy on Thursday evening. Senior QB Kevin Witchey (13 for 24 for 193 yards) threw two touchdown passes and ran in another and senior tailback Josh Adams ran for 253 yards on 32 carries and four scores – he also caught a TD pass – as the Titans ran their record to 3-0 in the SOL National. Austin Cannon caught five balls for 75 yards, including a touchdown. Luke Wiley paced the CB South D with nine total tackles.
North Penn football fell a whisker short of beating Central Bucks South on Friday night in Warrington. The Knights’ decision to go for the win in the closing minute of the fourth quarter led to a 28-27 setback. The Titans stuffed Nick Isabella’s failed two-point run to give CB South the narrow victory. Josh Adams was unbelievable for the Titans, rushing for 328 yards on 33 carries and three scores. CB South signal-caller Kevin Witchey tossed a touchdown pass of six yards to Troy Robertson for the Titans’ fourth and final touchdown. Luke Wiley led CB South with 12 total tackles. Teammate Justin Schrieber had a pick.
Central Bucks South football destroyed Bensalem, 42-0, on Friday. The Titans led at the break, 35-0. Josh Adams scored three first-half touchdowns and finished with 77 yards on just six carries. Senior quarterback Kevin Witchey completed eight of 10 passes for 76 yards and a score (to Austin Cannon). Mike Litzenberger led the defensive charges with six total tackles and a sack.
Josh Adams ran in six touchdowns as Central Bucks South football powered past Central Bucks East, 42-24, on Friday in Warrington. Adams, the senior standout headed to Notre Dame, finished with 150 yards on 23 carries. David Gressgott rushed for a pair of touchdowns for CB East. He ended with 26 yards on 15 carries. Connor O’Keefe threw for 231 yards and one score for the Patriots. Nate Norris led the Titans defense with 12 total tackles.