Mustangs win big
C. Milton Wright moved to 3-0 easily, blanking visiting St. Andrews, 61-0. The Mustangs led 48-0 at the half.
The Mustang defense held St. Andrews to 14 total yards of offense, posting CMW's first shutout of the season. Freddie Montgomery had his first interception of the year and Osiah Walker had his first punt return for a touchdown on the year.
The Mustang offense was led by running back Will Hazelton, who had six carries for 163 yards and two touchdowns. Hazelton also a 55-yard touchdown catch. Quarterback Omar Walker was six for nine for 212 yards and two touchdowns. He also ran for 42 yards and another score. This was all done in just a quarter and a half of play.
Twin brother and wide receiver Osiah Walker had three catches for 88 yards and a touchdown. As a whole, the Mustangs had 423 yards and six touchdowns on 19 rushes. Fullback Kenny King scored his first touchdown of the year and fellow fullback Greg Robinson added two more on the ground.
The Mustang offensive line was key in the Mustangs ability to gain a total of 635 yards.
Eagles win big, too
Aberdeen, meanwhile, showed no ill effects of the forfeit news learned earlier in the day as the Eagles rolled past Elkton, 47-13, in a game played at Bel Air High School.
Kenshea McCraney (eight carries, 95 yards) ran for a score and caught (five catches, 95 yards) a touchdown, too. Quarterback Lavell McCullers completed 12-of-18 passes for 206 yards and three touchdowns.
Dramel Boykin (rushing), Tavaughn Coleman (receiving), Quincy Johnson (rushing) and McCullers (rushing) also had touchdowns. Karl Lyons added a 77-yard punt return for touchdown.
Kion Gibson and Charles Jennings had 10 tackles each to lead the defense.
The Eagles are 2-1.
Bel Air over Edgewood
The highest-scoring local team on Friday was Bel Air (3-0), which blasted the host-team Edgewood Rams, 62-14.
The loss dropped Edgewood to 1-2 for the season.
Leading the Bel Air offensive blitz was running back Devin Bowers, who rushed for three touchdowns on the evening and racked up a total of 87 yards on the ground.
Bobcat quarterback Matt Wallace notched 160 passing yards and connected for one touchdown pass.
Patriots edge Avalon
John Carroll scored a touchdown in each of the first two quarters and then had to hold on to the 14-8 win. Avalon posted a safety in the third quarter and a touchdown in the fourth.
Allen Bryant scored on the ground and finished with 53 yards on five carries. Jerome Brown led the Patriots ground attack with 88 yards on nine carries. Quarterback Christian Scott added 82 yards on 16 carries and Gus Lane ran for 80 yards on 17 carries. The Patriots totaled 306 rushing yards on 48 rushes.
The other Patriots touchdown came through the air, with Scott passing to Mark Michael for the score. Pat Kimble supplied both point-after-kicks. Scott completed four of nine passes for 28 yards. Michael had three catches for 23 yards.
Lane led the defense with 11 tackles, while Luke Rinehart, Nolan Clawson and Jake Rosaschi each had eight tackles. Lane also had an interception that foiled a late scoring chance for Avalon and Chris Truitt had a fumble recovery.