Hurricane Barket Hits Communications Tech
PHILADELPHIA: The forecast for Friday Evenings PIAA Class A First Round between Schuylkill Haven and Communications Tech called for a clear cold however a Hurricane hit the South Philadelphia Super Site. The Hurricane was named Zach Barket. All Barket did was rack up 256 yards on 29 carries to pace the Hurricanes to a 43-0 victory over the Communications Tech Phoenix.
Heading into the game Barket already owned the record for most touchdowns in a season with 57 and needed 295 yards to break Austin Scott single season record of 3846. “Right now I got some good personal accomplishments but as a team we still got a few more games to go” is what Barket would say about his season thus far.
After a carrying the Hurricanes to the Phoenix 47 yard line Barket would fumble the ball which was picked up by CT’s Kyle Tubbs at their own 33 yard line. The Hurricanes defense responded forcing the Phoenix to attempt a Punt however Tyler Swoyer blocked the kick forcing the ball to go back to the CT 2 yard line. On the ensuing play Hurrican Barket hit a place he’s been so many times before and that’s the end-zone. Mike Georgevic would add the extra point giving the Hurricanes the 7-0 lead.
On the second play of the second quarter Barket would strike again this time he would strike from 74 yards out. Georgevic would add the extra point giving the Hurricanes the 14-0 lead.
On next Hurricane drive Barket would again carry the Hurricanes down and looked like he was going in for his third touchdown but he would cough up the ball lucky Zack Faust would fall on it for the Hurricanes. Barket would power his way in for the two point conversion giving the Hurricanes the 22-0 lead. “
Barket would close out the scoring in the first half with his one yard plunge. Georgevic would add the extra point giving the Hurricanes the 29-0 halftime lead.
Barket would put an end to his night with a 34 yard touchdown run. Georgevic would add the extra point giving the Hurricanes the 36-0 lead. After the game Barket showed a little disappointment with himself “I don’t think I had my best game by far here they (Phoenix) defense did a good job containing me for the most part.
Barket will need 39 yards to break the rushing record and his undefeated Hurricanes will take on Riverside. Next Friday night.
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