Updated: Warrior football wins opener, 24-8
****Please see the Sports section for a full game report****
PCHS running back Jesse Hoke rushed for 264 yards and three TDs on 35 carries Friday night to lead the Warriors to a 24-8 road victory at Tucker County.
Tucker took an 8-0 lead in the first quarter after the Warriors fumbled the ball away on the first play from scrimmage, but the Warriors settled down and took control for the rest of the game.
Zach Chestnut intercepted a pass in the fourth quarter, ending a sustained Tucker drive and allowing the Warriors to take time off the clock.Seth Doss and Evan Rose had big games on defense.
Hoke was named WV MetroNews Glenville State College Player of the Week.
See Thursday's edition of The Pocahontas Times for a complete game recap.
Update: Post-game comments from line coach Steve Tritapoe and head coach Mike Knisely.