A strong first half propelled Westminster past Francis Scott Key 38-0 in Carroll County Athletic League football action Friday night in Uniontown.
The Owls won their fourth in a row improved to 4-2, 3-0 in the CCAL behind three first-half rushing touchdowns. Erick Stranko totaled two TDs for Westminster for the game. Westminster had more than 180 yards rushing (unofficial) in the first half, with Ben Flowers and Stranko leading the way.
Flowers scored on Westminster’s second play of the game when he took a jet sweep from the far side and raced 42 yards along the near sideline for a touchdown run. The Owls led 14-0 after the first quarter and Nate Nattingly posted a 4-yard touchdown run.
Stranko helped Westminster take a 21-0 lead with a 10-yard touchdown run in the second quarter. He added a 5-yard TD run in the fourth, and back-up quarterback Luke Jorgenson tossed a 30-yard touchdown to receiver Austin Bainbridge for Westminster’s final points.
Owls kicker Evan Warren drilled a field goal and added five extra points.