Person 18, Williams 15

August 18, 2007 

— Person coach Gary Merrill led his Rockets to an impressive victory over Burlington Williams in the season opener.

It is Merrill's first year coaching at Person.

Merrill's Rockets ran for 208 yards and passed for another 87.

Person's balanced attack was led by Ed Alston's 92 rushing yards. Quarterback Tony Winstead completed six of 14 passes for 87 yards.

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Person 18,Williams 15

	PER	WIL

Rushes-yards 41-208 34-113
Comp-Att-yards 6-14-87 11-25-209
Person 0 12 0 6 18
Williams 7 0 8 0 15

SCORING SUMMARY
WIL: K.Worth 5 run (M.Moffitt kick); PER: T.Majors 18 run (kick blocked); PER: C.Reid 81 interception return (pass failed); WIL: M.Brant 40 blocked punt return (K.Worth pass from S.Adam); PER: T.Winstead 12 run (pass failed)
INDIVIDUAL STATISTICS
Rushing: PER: E.Alston 22-92, T.Majors 12-75, W.Timmons 2-10, T.Winstead 5-31, T.Winstead 5-31; WIL: S.Adam 6-(-25), J.Dodd 2-4, A.Hall 6-19, K.Worth 20-115. Passing: PER: T.Winstead 6-14-87-0; WIL: S.Adam 11-24-209-1, R.Powell 0-1-0-0. Receiving: PER: A.Arthur 2-48, T.Majors 1-6, Z.Oakley 2-29, Q.Williams 1-4; WIL: M.Decory 1-10, T.Foster 5-112, K.Worth 5-87.

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