October/19/12: MCHS Varsity Football vs Strasburg Rams. Madison loses to Strasburg 35-19. The Varsity Football team hosted undefeated Strasburg on Friday on Senior night. The Rams proved why they are a top 5 team in the state with a 35-19 win.
Madison would score first in the game on a 27 yard pass from James Graves to Logan Carpenter to give the Mountaineers a 7-0 lead. Strasburg would score on back to back possessions to go up 14-7 before Madison would score on a Graves 1 yard run. The PAT was no good giving Strasburg the 14-13 lead. Following a Strasburg touchdown, Carpenter would score on a 1 yard run but the 2 pt conversion failed giving Strasburg the 21-19 lead at halftime. The 2nd half was all Strasburg as they tacked on 2 more scores and kept the Mountaineers out of the end zone the entire half.
Logan Carpenter had another solid game rushing for 87 yards on 19 carries and a touchdown.
James Graves was 8-18 passing for 105 yards with a touchdown and an interception. Sam Taylor caught 3 passes for 21 yards to lead the receiving corps.