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Wright scores three times in WCMS rout
Darius Wright scored three touchdowns in the Pioneers 30-6 victory over Lancaster Christian on Tuesday night. Wright scored on offense, defense and special teams. - photo by Jeff Simmons
No person will relish the Warren County Middle School football team’s season-opening win over the Lancaster Christian Knights more than Darius Wright.Wright scored in each phase of the game to help the Pioneers open their 2011 campaign with a 30-6 blowout victory at home over the first-year Rutherford County school.Wright scored on a 10-yard run, 42-yard punt return and 35-yard interception return to complete a magnificent performance. Better yet, Wright did it in the first three quarters as he watched the final quarter from the sidelines as the Pioneers held a huge lead.The Pioneers didn’t take long to establish their dominance over Lancaster Christian, which was competing in its first middle school football game.Warren County won the opening toss and elected to receive. The Pioneers began their opening drive on their own 40, but it only took one play to advance across midfield.Rickie King started Warren County off with a 17-yard run.