The Indians won their second game in a row and move to 3-2 on the season with Friday’s 44-20 win over Alto.
Leading the offense in passing was Tanner Steubing, who went 7-of-12 for 65 yards, and Jackson Cathey, who went 1-of-1 for 28 yards.
Top receivers were Billy Thomas, who had 3 catches for 43 yards; Jackson Cathey with 3 catches for 22 yards; and Gunner Wilson with 1 catch for 28 yards.
On the ground, Bryon Thomas had 30 carries for 208 yards with 4 TDs; Darius McQueen had 5 carries for 15 yards; Tanner Steubing had 8 carries for 50 yards; Romello Wolfe had 2 carries for 12 yards; and Trystin Ard had 1 carry for 3 yards.
One defense, Logan Townsend had 4 tackles; Tanner Steubing had 3 tackles, 2 sacks 1 caused fumble; Darius McQueen had 3 tackles, 1 tackle for loss, 1 caused fumble, 1 pass broken up; Tristyn Ard had 3 tackles, 1 recovered fumble; Jackson Cathey had 2 tackles, 3 passes broken up; Phoenix Bowman had 1 tackle, 1 pass broken up; Dayton Chandler had 1 tackle, 1 pass broken up; Navid Pat had 1 tackle, 1 pass broken up; Gunner Wilson had 1 tackle, 1 recovered fumble; Armando Bautista had 1 tackle, 1 pass broken up; Ty Torregrossa had 1 tackle, 1 recovered fumble; Carter Cox had 1 tackle; Brody Thorton had 1 tackle; Austin Williams had 1 forced fumble; Wyatt Lee had 1 recovered fumble; Keegan Guerra had 1 tackle; Romello Wolfe had 1 pass broken up; and Jacob Alexander had 1 tackle.
Head Coach Cody Moree said the Eagles played an extremely good team in Bryan Allen Academy, and fell 65-20 on Friday.
On defense, Bradyn Kaufman had 9 tackles, while Noah Thompson and Ethan Randell each had 8.
On offense, Dakota Campbell threw 13-of-26 for 98 yards and one TD, and Zeth Dugat had 5 kick returns for 169 yards and two TDs.
Even though their execution was better, the Tigers still posted a 30-12 loss against Hemphill on Friday.
Head Coach Shaun Stout said the team played hard and made their chances.
“We were up in the first half by a score of 12-8, but our offense is not consistent and it hurts,” he said. “Defense is playing well; they are just on the field the majority of the time.”
Standouts for the game on offense were Jammale Johnson, Cole Hortman, Jayden Alexander and Trent Foley.
Standouts on defense were Daviyn Alfaro, Jonathan Baker, Cole Odom, Demarvin Grooms, Ian Puckett and Chris Dudley.
“This by far was our best performance,” Stout said. “I feel like we are finally starting to figure this thing out overall as a team.”