Bridgeport 35, Hillsboro 14 (November 23, 2001)
1st 2nd 3rd 4th Final
Bridgeport 8 6 14 7 35
Hillsboro 6 0 0 8 14

Nutshell Summary: 
  • The Bulls were seven point underdogs
  • Craig Bailey had two interceptions for the Bulls
  • Phillip Daugherty had a sub-par performance on completion percentage going only 13 of 32 
  • Daugherty threw, however, for 253 yards
  • Bridgeport had 352 yards in total offense
  • Oddly, both teams had identical statistics in that both: punted three times, had six penalties, and had two fumbles.
  • Shane Funk led Bull rushers with 86 yards on 20 carries
  • Ramey Herrera caught two balls for 111 yards while Joseph Krebs caught six for 66 yards
  • Hillsboro was threating on the Bull 15 yard line but fumbled the ball into the endzone where Cody Romine recovered it
  • Hillsboro tried to make it respectable with a touchdown with 28 seconds left
  • Hillsboro did have a 100 yard rusher: Richuel Massey with 147 yards on 25 carries
  • The Bulls have scored 34 points or more in their last seven games
  • The game was played in the afternoon at Waxahachie
  • The Bulls will play the Crane next week who defeated Muleshoe this week by a score of 22-0. According to the Freeze High School ratings, Crane (9-2) is #71 while the Bulls are #46.

How they scored:
H - Massey 5 yard run, XP failed
B - Ramey Herrera 89 yard pass from Phillip Daugherty, 2 pt. conv.
B - Joseph Krebs 7 yard pass from Daugherty, 2 pt. conv. failed
B - Daugherty 21 yard run, 2 pt. conv.
B - Shane Funk 3 yard run, 2 pt. conv. failed
B - Funk 24 yard pass from Daugherty, XP
H - Solorzano 13 yard run, 2 pt. conv.

From the Dallas Morning News:
WAXAHACHIE--Bridgeport spotted Hillsboro a 6-0 lead, then scored at least one touchdown in each quarter on the way to a 35-14 win in the Class 3A Division II Region I area playoff game Friday afternoon at Lumpkin Stadium.Junior quarterback Phillip Daugherty led Bridgeport (7-5) with 253 passing yards on 13-for-32. He threw for three touchdowns and ran for a fourth.Hillsboro (7-5) scored less than four minutes into the game on Richuel Massey's 5-yard run that ended a 45-yard drive. But Bridgeport went ahead 8-6 on an 89-yard Daugherty-to-Ramey Herrera pass, and 2-point conversion pass, and never trailed again. Daugherty also had a 7-yard scoring pass to Joseph Krebs in the second quarter and a 24-yarder to Shane Funk in the fourth. Daugherty and Funk also ran for touchdowns in the third period. Craig Bailey had two interceptions for Bridgeport, which forced five Hillsboro turnovers.Massey led Hillsboro's offense with 149 rushing yards on 25 carries. Quarterback Chad Cockerham added 113 yards passing.

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