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Jackets whip Salem in season opener

The Enterprise Yellow Jackets were winners Friday night in the debut of head coach Trey Woodard as they whipped the Salem Wildcats 31-6 on Harry Cole Field.

The Jackets used a punishing ground attack as they rushed for a combined 349 yards in the win. Senior Dylan Vaughn gained 127 yards on the ground to lead EAC.

Enterprise also got a 77-yard fumble return for a score by Brodie Harris. Senior quarterback Donavin White hit Tre Baker for a 32-yard touchdown pass.

Jordan Stephens led the Enterprise defense with 13 tackles. Junior defensive back Lawson Chemin added 12 stops

Salem didn’t score until there was 3:21 remaining in the game as the Jackets won their first game since beating Salem in week one of the 2017 season.

Enterprise travels to Sebastopol next week to take on the Bobcats.