Turnovers Doom Tyler Lee in 34-7 Loss to Rockwall-Heath
ROCKWALL -- Tyrus Fort rushed for 110 yards and two touchdowns, and Rockwall-Heath forced four turnovers in its 34-7 win over Tyler Lee in Friday night's District 11-6A opener for both teams.
Lee (2-2, 0-1) outgained the Hawks (3-1, 1-0) on the night, 364-318, but lost three fumbles and threw one interception in dropping its second consecutive game.
Fort, who did his damage on just seven carries, scoring on runs of 54 and 40 yards -- the first of which gave Heath a 13-7 lead in the second quarter.
Red Raiders quarterback Chance Amie passed for 197 yards and Lee's lone touchdown -- a 19-yarder to Isaiah Davison that gave Lee a 7-0 lead in the second quarter. He also finished with a team-best 77 rushing yards on 16 attempts. Davison caught five passes for 96 yards.
Lee returns to action next Friday night at home against Longview.