Altavista falls to Susses Central in playoffs, 54-28

The Altavista Colonels battled the Sussex Central Tigers this past Friday night in the semi-finals of the Region 1B playoffs and suffered a 54-28 defeat on the road. 

The Colonels would strike first in this one putting together a 69 yard opening scoring drive as quarterback Jayllen Jones would turn on the jets on a 29 yard TD run to put the Colonels ahead 7-0. 

The Tigers would answer right back as their quarterback Tyree Rose would break off a huge run to set up deep in Colonels territory, running back Imir Clark would punch it in from 5 yards out for the score with Rose running in the two point conversion to put the Tigers in the lead 8-7.