Spain Park blanks Hillcrest

The Spain Park Jaguars closed out the regular season Friday with a 24-0 shutout at Hillcrest-Tuscaloosa.

Eli Smith and James Willis both scored on short touchdown runs in the first quarter to help the Jags jump out to a 14-0 lead. Trey Del Greco added his sixth field goal of the season in the second quarter from 34 yards out to make the score 17-0 entering halftime. Willis collected a second touchdown in the fourth on a 25-yard pass from Hunter Walker.

Walker got the start in place of Cody Wells, collecting more than 150 yards passing on the night.

Spain Park (9-1) hosts Buckhorn (7-3) in the first round of the Class 6A playoffs Friday.

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