Lightning varsity going to Super Bowl

Published 8:08 pm Friday, November 4, 2016

The Lunenburg Lightning varsity football team defeated Buckingham 13-7 Saturday to advance to the James River Southside Youth Football Association Super Bowl against Emporia at Park View High School in South Hill on Saturday at 1 p.m. Pictured at right are, from left, Tyler McGrath, Xavier Moore and Jamari Moore, holding the trophy after Saturday’s Southside Division Championship win. Jamari Moore scored both of his team’s touchdowns through the running game in the first half. Making key stops on defense for the Lunenburg Lightning was Cameron Kates, Jeb Jenkins, Bryce Davis and Tyler Banks.