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2004 Super Six State Championship Summaries


 
2004 Class 5A State Championship Game
Russellville vs. Homewood
Russellville
 Site  PF   Opponent  PA   WLT  OT    
13   Deshler 23 L  
50   Brewer W  
35   Hartselle 28 W  
41   Moody 36 W  
56   Curry 22 W  
42   Muscle Shoals 17 W  
41   Walker 14 W  
55   Cullman 21 W  
35   Athens 17 W  
42   Colbert County W  
34   Gadsden W  1st Rd
46   Parker 21 W  2nd Rd
28   Buckhorn 21 W  3rd Rd
42   Athens 14 W  Semi
21   Homewood 35 L  Finals
  
58113-2-0 282
Region Record  7-0
Homewood
 Site  PF   Opponent  PA   WLT  OT    
22   Shades Valley 12 W  
48   Sylacauga 14 W  
33   Chilton County W  
35   Hueytown 14 W  
38   Valley W  
43   Talladega W  
18   Briarwood 13 W  
34   Benjamin Russell W  
42   Shelby County 14 W  
14   Vestavia Hills 35 L  
34   St. Pauls 14 W  1st Rd
20   Charles Henderson W  2nd Rd
28   Pleasant Grove W  3rd Rd
38   Stanhope Elmore 22 W  Semi
35   Russellville 21 W  Finals
  
48214-1-0 199
Region Record  7-0
Game Summary
Buckhorn
7 7 0 7 -- 21
Homewood
0 21 14 0 -- 35
 
 Scoring Summaries: 
Russellville: Michael Abernathy 5 yd pass from Jeremy Helms (Chris Swinney kick) 5:32
Homewood: Steve Freeman 49 yd run (Michael Painter kick) 11:22
Homewood: Austin Hubbard 2 yd run (Michael Painter kick) 8:32
Russellville: Jeremy Helms 3 yd run (Chris Swinney kick) 3:34
Homewood: Austin Hubbard 1 yd run (Michael Painter kick) 0:22
Homewood: Tim Hawthorne 74 yd pass from Austin Hubbard (Michael Painter kick) 11:15
Homewood: Austin Hubbard 2 yd run (Michael Painter kick) 2:18
Russellville: Maurice McCulloch 3 yd run (Chris Swinney kick) 10:07
 
  Buckhorn Homewood
First Downs 24 14
Rush/Yards 39-181 34-167
Pass/Yards 202 212
Pass att/com/int 21-39-1 9-14-1
Total Yards 383 379
Fumbles/Lost 1-1 1-1
Punt/Avg.3-29.3 3-34.3
Penalties6-50 2-16
Time of Poss. 28:37 19:23
    
 
Individual Stats
 Russellville 
 Rushing  Att.  Yds.   TD 
Jeremy Helms18 83 1
Michael Abernathy10 52 0
Maurice McCulloch11 46 1
      
      
      
 Passing  Att/Comp/Int  Yds.   TD 
Jeremy Helms19-37-1 182 2
Jarrell NeSmith1-1-0 11 0
Maurice McCulloch1-1-0 9 0
     
     
     
 Receiving  No.  Yds.   TD 
Maurice McCulloch8 75 0
Michael Abernathy5 36 1
Craig Bullion3 43 0
Nick Woods118 0
Jarrell NeSmith1 14 0
Jeremy Helms1 9 0
Trenton Thorne1 4 0
Chris Trapp1 3 0
 
 Homewood 
 Rushing Att.  Yds.  TD 
Steve Freeman18 105 1
Austin Hubbard14 55 3
Tyler Robbins1 8 0
Laderrius Woods1 -1 0
      
     
 Passing  Att/Comp/Int  Yds.  TD 
Austin Hubbard9-14-1 212 1
      
      
      
      
    
 Receiving  No.  Yds.  TD 
Tim Hawthorne4 124 1
Asa Griggs316 0
Laderrius Woods1 58 0
Tyler Robbins1 14 0
     
     
     
     
 

Game MVP:
Records:  Buckhorn (13-2); Homewood (14-1)
Coaches: Perry Swindall, Buckhorn and Bob Newton, Homewood
Game: Played Friday, December 11, 2004 at Hoover Met
 
Summary:
             Homewood finished with a 14-1 record and defeated Russellville 35-21 for their fourth crown under Coach Newton. Homewood fell behind in the title game to Russellville 7-0 in the first quarter before scoring three touchdowns in the second to take a 21-14 lead at the end of the first half. The Patriots scored twice more in the third quarter to put the game away.
            Austin Hubbard scored three touchdowns in the championship game and threw for another.
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