SUFFOLK, Va. - The road back to the regional finals started tonight for Nansemond River, as the Warriors shut out the Kecoughtan Warriors 39-0.
Kevin Johnson got Nansemond River off to a fast start with an interception of Kecoughtan's Jonathon Melvin on the first drive of the game. He then scored a rushing touchdown on the first offensive play.
On the next Kecoughtan drive, Johnson showed off his All-American track speed with a scoop-and-score fumble recovery that put Nansemond River up 14-0.
The Warriors will travel to Chesapeake to face No. 1 seeded Indian River next Friday.