Gaines Leads Frostproof Past Avon Park
Sat. September 01, 2012 at 12:17 a.m. | By Polk Preps Staff
By DICK SCANLON
AVON PARK | Freshman quarterback Xavier Gaines ran for two touchdowns and passed for another in Frostproof’s 27-0 season-opening victory over Avon Park on Friday.
The Bulldogs held Avon Park to minus-7 yards of offense in the first half and turned a couple of turnovers into a 21-point second quarter. Trevis Harrinton’s interception set up Gaines’ 32-yard touchdown pass to Reggie Allen with 19.2 seconds left in the half.
Gaines completed 7-of-16 passes for 134 yards in his high school debut and the Bulldogs outgained the Red Devils, 263 yards to 45.
Frostproof plays at Sebring next week.
Frostproof 0 21 0 6 - 27
Avon Park 0 0 0 0 - 0
F – Kaleel Gaines 4 run (Lamar Bobb kick), 11:41.
F – Xavier Gaines 1 run (kick failed), 6:42.
F – Safety. Ball snapped out of end zone, 6:05.
F – Reggie Allen 32 pass from Xavier Gaines (kick failed), 19.2.
F – Xavier Gaines 2 run (kick failed), 8:40.