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COVINGTON –– Austin Pack and Terrance Mazon combined for 224 passing yards and Steven Peoples topped 100 yards rushing in his first action in the backfield as Galax rolled over Covington 34-6 in a nondistrict game Friday at Casey Field.
Pack started for the Maroon Tide and completed 6-of-7 passes for 99 yards, including an 11-yard toss to Deion George for the game’s first score.
Following a 5-yard Troy Helton TD run for Covington (3-5) that tied the game at 6-6, George hauled in a 26-yard scoring pass from Mazon to put Galax (5-3) in front to stay.
Jerad Brown scored from 3 yards out and Jacob Fisher collected a 30-yard touchdown pass from Mazon as Galax took a 28-6 lead at the half.
Mazon capped the scoring with a 3-yard run in the third quarter.
Mazon was 10-of-15 for 125 yards and Peoples had 13 carries for 109 yards. George had five receptions for 68 yards.
Galax.............6 22 6 0––34
Covington......0 6 0 0–– 6
Gal–George 11 pass from Pack (kick failed)
Cov–Helton 5 run (kick failed)
Gal–George 26 pass from Mazon (Pack pass from Mazon)
Gal–Brown 3 run (Brady kick)
Gal–Fisher 30 pass from Mazon (Brady kick)
Gal–Mazon 3 run (kick failed)