Brookstone 35, Hawkinsville 21: McCluskey rushes for 266 yards on 29 carries to lead Cougars to victory

From staff reportsOctober 13, 2012 

HAWKINSVILLE, Ga. -- Brookstone's Madison McCluskey rushed for 266 yards on 29 carries Friday night and scored four touchdowns as the Cougars defeated Hawkinsville 35-21 in a Region 4A matchup.

"I feared a letdown after the Pacelli game, but the way we came out and played in the first half I was very pleased," said Brookstone coach Brad Dehem.

Brookstone led 28-7 at halftime and scored 21 points in a fast and furious second quarter, which included an 82-yard touchdown run by McCluskey and a 38-yard touchdown pass from Duncan Fletcher to McCluskey.

Fletcher was 14 of 21 for 180 yards with one passing touchdown and one rushing touchdown. Brookstone (4-2) had 478 offensive yards, while Hawkinsville (1-5) managed 220.

Friday at Hawkinsville

Brookstone 7 21 0 7--35

Hawkinsville 7 0 0 14--21

Next: Brookstone at Schley County 7:30 p.m. Friday.

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