It was a wet field and a rainy night in Minden on Friday. The sloppy conditions played perfectly into Haynesville’s hands as they defeated the Tide 14-2.
The first half was a defensive struggle, but both teams kept the ball on the ground for the most part, which is the Golden Tornado’s specialty.
Late in the first half, Minden defensive back Jacareon Lathan lept a few feet in the air to intercept a Haynesville pass. As he came down, he squirmed his way through the crowded area and broke a number of tackles on his way to returning the interception for a