By Robert H Kelly
Copyright 2011 TexSport Publications
TEXAS (December 14, 2011) Playing in front of a sold-out crowd at Fort Bend
Christian Stadium, the South squad jumped out to an early lead and never looked
back, downing the North team 21-6 in the SportsMarketingExperts.com bowl.
high school football players from around the Lone Star state gathered in
Sugarland for the only post season all-star game in Texas.
The South first
got on the scoreboard in the first quarter when quarterback Blake McKenzie
(Corpus Christi John Paul II) found Jason Groll (Cypress Community Christian)
open and connected on a 30-yard pass for a touchdown.
raised their lead to 14-0 on a second quarter pass from quarterback Grant
Robinson (Katy Faith West) to Chance Gray (Concordia Lutheran)
The North finally got on the scoreboard when quarterback
Earnest Evans (Westbury Christian) scampered 40-yards for the North’s lone
would add an insurance touchdown late in the game when Groll took the ball and
rushed five-yards for the final score of the game.
was actually a defense battle, as the South constantly put pressure on the
North’s offense; forcing six interceptions while recovering a fumble.
was well received by the players, fans, and sponsors and the second edition of
the game is scheduled for December 8, 2012 at Fort Bend Christian Stadium.
was the brainchild of Ronald Oswalt, who is the CEO of Sports Marketing Experts.