Rockets finish preseason strong

Posted on Tuesday, August 6, 2013 at 11:14 am

josh petersonEverything seems to be going according to script for the Westwood Middle School Rockets during the football preseason.

Before the first set of pads went on Westwood reached the semi-finals of a 7-0n-7 passing camp. Then on Friday the Ro

Austin Harmon carries the ball for Westwood against Moore County Saturday. (Photo provided)

Austin Harmon carries the ball for Westwood against Moore County Saturday. (Photo provided)

ckets put on a showing at the annual Blue-White game and followed that with a 14-0 win over Moore County in the Cascade jamboree Saturday night.

For coach Chad Dyer and the rest of the Rockets, the games can’t start counting

soon enough.

“We have had a great preseason,” explained Dyer, who is hoping to lead the rockets to a bounce-back season from a 2-6 mark a year ago.

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