Maiden Demolishes Lake Norman Charter On Homecoming
Posted: October 07, 2017
Tonight Maiden welcomed the Knights of Lake Norman Charter. I'n their first matchup against a Mecklenburg County School since 1986. And the second other than Charlotte Catholic (2-1 ) since at least 1972. It was homecoming for Maiden as well hoping to send the home fans happy after going only 1-2 On homecoming games the past 3 seasons. After the Knights drove into Maiden territory Maiden would make a 4th down stop. Maiden would drive the ball and QB Keygan Mayfield found Logan Hentschal to put Maiden ahead 7 to 0. With 724 left in the 1st quarter. After a 3 and out by the Knights. Maiden would find the end zone again as Kentrell Williams would run 42 yards 2 pointer good 15 to 0 Maiden. After another Knights 3 and out Keygan Mayfield would put the finishing touches on scoring a he ran a 29 yd Td to put Maiden ahead after 1 qtr. After another Knights 3 and out Keygan Mayfield would hit another qb keeper to put Maiden ahead 29 to 0 with 10:29 left in the 2nd quarter.. Later after a maiden turnover Jackson Newton would hit his WR and a few plays later would put the Knights on the board to make it 29 to 7. This time Maidens offense would not score as thier special teams did as Calab McDaniel would do a Calab Farley (Who was in attendance) and take the kickoff 95 yd to put Maiden ahead 36 to 7 with 3:06 remaining in the 2nd. After another Knights failed a fake punt on thier next drive. Keygan Mayfield would find Calab McDaniel to blow it open 43 to 7 Blue Devils. Mayfield would find Calab McDaniel again before halftime to make it 50 to 7. Ms Nailie Lawing was then crowded 2017 Homecoming Queen at halftime. During the 2nd half Maiden would in the backups but hb Lee Turner would get TDs of 2 and 6 yds to put the score at Maiden 64 Lake Norman Charter 7. The Knights would finally get on the board as time expired to make the final Maiden 64 Lake Norman Charter 14. With the win Maiden improves to 7-0 3-0 and tied for first in South Fork 2A with Newton Conover and East Lincoln. Lake Norman Charter falls to 3-4 0-3. Next week Maiden travels to North Lincoln in the Knights homecoming. Lake Norman Charter will host Newton Conover in Huntersville.