Wheatmore vs Asheboro Football

The Wheatmore Warriors pulled off a 24-21 victory over the visiting Asheboro Blue Comets after a last second field goal. The Warriors took an early lead and led 7-0 at the end of the first quarter. Asheboro shut down the Warriors in the second quarter and scored two touchdowns for a 14-7 lead at halftime. Wheatmore tied the game at 14 all by the end of the third quarter and then took a 21-14 lead in the fourth. The Blue Comets responded and tied the game at 21 all with just under three minutes remaining. Wheatmore had the ball on the 5-yard line and tried for a field goal with 11 seconds left. The field goal was good, giving them a 24-21 lead. Wheatmore is still undefeated on the season at 5-0.