Dynamic backfield leads Twin Valley football to win over Lower Dauphin

Sep. 2—Twin Valley's backfield tandem of Evan Johnson and Drew Engle put up another strong performance on Friday night as the Raiders defeated Lower Dauphin 24-21 in a non-league football matchup.

Johnson finished with 185 yards and two touchdowns on 24 carries, while Engle rushed 15 times for 190 rushing yards and one touchdown for Twin Valley (2-0).

A 3-yard touchdown run by Carter Buton pulled the Falcons (1-1) within three points with 4:12 left, but Twin Valley was able to prevent Lower Dauphin from getting any closer.

Johnson scored his first touchdown in the first quarter on a 49-yard run and Engle scored in the second on a 2-yard score. Johnson broke a 14-14 tie with a 3-yard touchdown run in the third quarter.

A 36-yard field goal from Sam Frey in the fourth quarter proved to be the difference for the Raiders.