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Leeburg Yellow Jackets vs. Apopka Blue Darters, High School Football Game

Grigsby Shines As Yellow Jacket Ground Gainer

Leesburg Fumble Gives Blue Darters Touchdown

Sports Staff
Leesburg Commercial-Ledger
Saturday, September 12, 1954

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Sure, The Yellow Jackets took a pasting Friday night. And the score was 23-7 to leave no doubt in the
mind of the most rabid Yellow Jacket fan that as of that two hour period on that one night Apopka Blue
Darters could score more points than the Yellow Jackets.

The Jackets Made ten first downs to six for Apopka. They gained more yards passing. They completed
more passes. End Mahan did as pretty a job of blocking as you would see in any game. That's all to the
good. Grigsby had a great night for himself with 79 yards to this credit, with the help, of course of good
blocking. But Reid got help to chalk up 109 yards. Apopka's punt average was 11 yards better than
Leesburg. Yellow Jackets were penalized 35 yards more than Apopka and they lost 3 fumbles to but 1
lost by the Blue Darters. Yellow Jackets intercepted no passes while Apopka stole 1. All that is not to
the good.

HERE'S THE PLAY PICTURE

Before the Yellow Jackets had their knees limbered up, the Blue Darters were on their way. In the first
few minutes of play, Reid of Apopka went over for the big count two plays form the 30. Stone's perfect
kick between the posts added the extra.

A couple of minutes later Blue Darters added a safety by blocking an attempted Leesburg punt in the
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