New Deal Lions vs. San Saba Armadillos
New Deal 35, Sana Saba 6
New Deal took a 7-0 lead at the 3:59 mark of the 1st quarter on a 26-yard touchdown pass from Jett Whitfield to DK Blaylock and would never look back.
Early in the second quarter, following a Derrick Delacruz interception of a Sean O’Keefe pass, the Lions pushed the lead to 14-0 on a 10-yard run from Whitfield.
Late in the 2nd quarter San Saba would crack the scoreboard on a 21-yard touchdown pass from O’Keefe to Joseph Watson with 1:41 remaining in the 1st half.
The Lions took the 14-6 lead into halftime time.
The second half would be all Lions. Whitfield scored on runs of 9 and 15 yards in the 3rd uqarter to push the lead to 28-6.
Whitfield would add a 3-yard touchdown run in the 4th quarter to produce the final score of 35-6.
Whitfield led the Lions in rushing (33 carries for 214 yards and 4 TDs) and passing (10 of 14 for 134 yards and 1 TD).
O’Keefe led the Armadillos in rushing (9 carries for 70 yards) and passing (8 of 19 for 69 yards and 1 TD).
Mason Punchers vs. San Augustine Wolves
Mason 52, San Augustine 8
The Mason Punchers scored the first 52 points o f the game and cruised to a 52-8 victory over the San Augustine Wolves.
Mason scored first on a 1-yard run from Jack Cockerham with 4:51 remaining in the 1st quarter and again on a 4-yard run from Klay Klaerner with 1:34 remaining in the 1st quarter to lead 14-0 at the end of the first quarter.
Klarener would add 2 rushing touchdowns (2 yards, 41 yards) and Cockerham would a rushing touchdown (17 yards) to push the Puncher lead to 35-0 at the half.
Klaerner added a 8-yard touchdown run for the only score of the 3rd quarter to push the Puncher lead to 42-0 at the end of the 3rd quarter,
Jase Eckert got in on the action for the Punchers with a 8-yard touchdown run with 11:21 remaining in the 4th quarter. Kyle Montoya added a 42-yard field goal with 7:07 left in the game to make the Mason lead 52-0.
San Augustine cracked the scoreboard an 11-yard pass from DelMarquis Barnes to Justin Jenkins with 2:41 remaining in the game to produce the final score of Mason 52, San Augustine 8.
Klaerner led the Puncher attack with 212 yards rushing on 16 carries with 4 touchdowns. Cockerham added 95 rushing yards on 9 carries with 2 touchdowns.
Tijay Thomas led the Wolves with 77 yards rushing on 15 carries. Barnes was 5 of 6 passing for 50 yards and 1 touchdown.