Hungry for a win after coming up short against Kings Mountain (4-0), the East Rutherford Cavaliers crushed East Burke 41-18 for their first Southern Mountain Athletic Conference (SMAC) victory.
Local sports reporters Jimmy Potts, Jacob Conley and Allen Strickland discuss this week's upcoming football games.
The East Rutherford Cavaliers could have a winning record and their first Southern Mountain Conference (SMAC) victory if they can get past East Burke.
They have bows, they have loud voices and they are full of Cavalier team spirit. The 21 members of the East Rutherford High School varsity cheerleading squad love supporting their teams and leading Cavalier fans.
Chase striker Nube Jimenez converted a penalty kick in the 71st minute as the Trojans overcame a stiff test from county rival East Rutherford 2-1 Monday night.
For the third straight game, fumbles were a factor for the East Rutherford Cavaliers and, this time, they were not able to overcome them, losing 21-14 to Kings Mountain.
The Kings Mountain Mountaineers walked away from East Rutherford with a win after scoring a late touchdown to take the lead.
The East Rutherford Cavaliers secondary will face one of their first true tests of the season tonight versus the Kings Mountain Mountaineers.
R-S Central (4-3) got two goals from senior Caleb Owens to pull away froM East Rutherford(1-4-1) in a 3-0 victory Wednesday.