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Week 6 HS football 4A roundup: Frisco Centennial takes down Frisco Liberty; The Colony rushes for 522 yards
FRISCO — Frisco Centennial (5-1, 2-1) scored 23 consecutive points in the second half to defeat Frisco Liberty, 33-10.
Centennial tailback Kamari Burnett scored touchdowns on runs of 2 and 3 yards, and Kelly Cordova added another rushing touchdown when he scampered 57 yards in the second half.
Cordova rushed for 148 yards on only six carries.
Senior quarterback Lamar Jordan threw one touchdown pass and ran for 74 yards.
As a team, Centennial ran for 290 yards.
The Centennial defense allowed only 245 yards. Senior Kevin Smith had a terrific night with three sacks and four tackles behind the line of scrimmage.
Running back Alonte Ryan scored on a 63-yard run for Liberty (2-4, 0-3) and finished with 109 yards on 17 carries.
The Colony 49, Frisco Heritage 28
FRISCO — The Colony pounded out a season-high 522 yards rushing to defeat Frisco Heritage in District 9-4A action at Frisco ISD Memorial Stadium.
The Colony (4-2, 2-1 in 9-4A) rebounded well from last week’s tough home loss to Frisco, getting big games on the ground from Bryan Hammond and Mahlieke Boseman.
Hammond rushed for a game-high 234 yards and three touchdowns, including a 75-yard scoring run. Boseman finished with 149 yards and two scores on 19 carries.
Trevor Briggs and Alec Gibbons added rushing touchdowns for The Colony.
Frisco Heritage (1-5, 0-3) trailed for most of the contest but stayed close thanks to quarterback Twayne Blackwell. The sophomore had a hand in all four touchdowns for Heritage.
Blackwell finished with 166 yards rushing and three touchdowns, while adding a 10-yard touchdown pass to Tyler Stuhan early in the second quarter.
West Mesquite 26, North Forney 7
FORNEY — West Mesquite’s defense allowed only 172 yards and didn’t surrender a completed pass until the game’s final minutes as the Wranglers defeated North Forney (2-4, 1-2) at City Bank Stadium.
Quarterback Chason Vigil threw for 201 yards and a touchdown and added 56 yards rushing for West Mesquite (5-1, 3-0 in 10-4A). Vigil found Jakeelin Hankins on a 25-yard scoring strike to make it 16-0 early in the second quarter.
Rashaan Reason paced the West Mesquite rushing attack with 53 yards and two touchdowns.
Brendon Lyons scored the only touchdown for North Forney on a 9-yard recpetion from Armani Watts with a little more than three minutes left in the game.
Carr. N. Smith 49, Terrell 20
TERRELL — Cole Brewer passed for three touchdowns and ran for two as Carrollton Newman Smith ended a three-game losing streak with a win over Terrell (0-6, 0-3 in 10-4A).
Brewer finished with 140 yards rushing and 194 yards passing as Newman Smith (3-3, 1-2) led 35-0 at halftime.
Forney 44, Carr. Creekview 21
CARROLLTON — Forney scored 20 points in the last 4:09 of the second quarter to pull away from Carrollton Creekview at Standridge Stadium.
Forney senior Clayton Chadwick tallied 268 total yards — including 173 on the ground — and most came during the Jackrabbits’ torrid finish to the first half.
Chadwick scored on an 83-yard touchdown run in the second quarter, then caught a 74-yard pass from Jack King for another just more than over a minute later.
King threw for 174 yards and one score, and Darris Jenkins added three touchdowns.
WF Rider 26, Lake Dallas 7
CORINTH — Even without injured Ohio State pledge J.T. Barrett, Wichita Falls Rider cruised to a relatively easy victory over Lake Dallas in District 5-4A action.
Barrett, Rider’s senior quarterback, tore his ACL last week. In his place Rider (5-1, 3-0) started backup quarterback Chase London and mixed his passing with a old offensive relic, the single wing formation. Rider rushed for 242 yards, with Domanic Thrasher rushing for 144 yards and two touchdowns.
Lake Dallas (3-3, 1-2) gained 253 total yards, with Tony Green leading the way with 91 yards rushing.
Denton 28, Wichita Falls 19
WICHITA FALLS — Denton rallied from a halftime deficit to claim its first district win in 5-4A action.
Sherman 49, Wylie East 38
SHERMAN — Dru Smith passed for 349 yards and five touchdowns as Sherman held off Wylie East for a 49-38 victory at Bearcat Stadium.
Quan Jones had five receptions for 145 yards and two touchdowns in the first half, helping Wylie East (4-2, 2-1 District 13-4A) to a 21-14 lead early in the second quarter.
But Smith, who threw for four scores in the first half, quickly brought Sherman (5-1, 3-0) back with 4- and 6-yard touchdown passes to Jaquay Pough.
Joseph Harvey then helped Sherman pull away for good when he opened the second half with a 76-yard kickoff return to make it 35-24, and he followed that with a 52-yard scoring reception from Smith to make it 42-24 late in the third quarter.
Wylie East amassed 626 total yards — Jabari Anderson rushed for 226 yards — but it couldn’t get closer than 11 points the rest of the way.
Lancaster 28, Arl. Seguin 7
ARLINGTON — Nick Harvey rushed for 103 yards and two touchdowns on only four carries as Lancaster overpowered Arlington Seguin at Arlington’s Wilemon Stadium in a District 15-4A game.
Lancaster (6-0, 3-0 15-4A), No. 1 in the area 4A rankings and No. 2 in the state poll, rolled up 470 total yards while overcoming three lost fumbles. Demarcus Ayers passed for two touchdowns in the second quarter, and Harvey, who gave Lancaster a 21-0 halftime lead with a 75-yard score on a reverse, made it 28-0 in the third quarter with a 24-yard run.
Ayers finished with 108 yards rushing and 208 passing.
Seguin (1-5, 0-3) wasn’t able to get much going offensively, picking up only three first downs in the first half. Denarcus Stewart gave Seguin its lone score with a 66-yard touchdown run in the third quarter.
Wylie 50, Greenville 7
WYLIE — Carsen Cook threw three touchdown passes, Dontae Slay ran for two scores, and T’kevian Rockwell had a 98-yard kickoff return as Wylie (1-5, 1-2) defeated Greenville (0-6, 0-3) in District 13-4A play.
Cook passed for 175 yards, and Slay rushed for 117, as Wylie turned three of six Greenville turnovers into 22 points.
Leland Dotson had 85 yards on seven receptions for Wylie, which led 14-0 at halftime and outscored Greenville 22-0 during the final 15:17 of the game.
Lovejoy 24, McKinney North 17
LOVEJOY — Justice Luce caught four passes for 83 yards and a pair of touchdowns as Lovejoy remained undefeated with a victory over McKinney North at Lovejoy Stadium.
Freshman quarterback Bowman Sells had a pair of touchdown passes to Luce and Nicholaas LaSane to pace Lovejoy to a 17-7 first half lead. Zach Saffle, who replaced the injured Sells in the fourth quarter, connected with Luce on an 11-yard touchdown pass with 3:54 remaining to give Lovejoy (6-0, 3-0 District 13-4A) a commanding 24-10 lead. LaSane finished with 110 yards rushing and 99 receiving.
McKinney North (1-5, 1-2) was led by sophomore running back Ronald Jones, who finished with a game-high 113 yards rushing and a touchdown.
Waxahachie 28, Mans. Legacy 22
WAXAHACHIE — Treyvon Hughes dove in from 1 yard out for the go ahead score with 1:29 left in the game, and Waxahachie (4-2, 2-1) hung on for a comeback victory over Mansfield Legacy in District 15-4A play.
Legacy (2-4, 0-3) had taken control in the second quarter and widened its lead to 22-6 in the third quarter when Kenton Mayberry tore off a 56-yard run for a touchdown.
Ennis 28, Red Oak 27
RED OAK — The Ennis defense stopped Red Oak’s Jeremiah Gaines short of the goal line on a two-point conversion attempt to preserve a victory in a District 15-4A game.
Ennis (6-0, 3-0) pulled ahead of Red Oak (3-3, 2-1) with 2:13 left when Terence Williams scored his third touchdown of the game after converting two straight fourth-down conversions.
On the ensuing drive, Red Oak quarterback Austin Van Hove went 6-for-6 for 74 yards including a 12-yard touchdown pass to Shedrick Collins to make it 28-27. Gaines had already converted one two-point conversion in the game, but came up inches short in Red Oak’s attempt to win.
Mans. Summit 64, Mans. Lake Ridge 0
MANSFIELD — Running back Daymon Smith scored three touchdowns, and Marcus Jameson added two as Summit (2-4, 2-1) blanked Lake Ridge (0-6, 0-3) in a District 15-4A contest.
Denison 34, Royse City 21
ROYSE CITY — Denard Whitfield and Clifton Hines combined for 247 rushing yards and all five of Denison’s touchdowns in a District 13-4A victory over Royse City.
Tyler John Tyler 63, Corsicana 14
CORSICANA — John Tyler scored on its first nine possessions and roared past Corsicana in a District 16-4A game.