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Archive for Sunday, September 9, 2001

Tonganoxie stuffs Immaculata, 22-8

Eudora crushes Louisburg

September 9, 2001

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— Tonganoxie improved to 2-0 with a 22-8 Kaw Valley League football romp of Leavenworth Immaculata on Saturday.

THS and Immaculata played the first half on Friday. The second half was postponed until Saturday because of severe weather the night before.

"We've got to get a lot better," THS second-year coach Mark Elston said. "The teams in the future will be getting better. We have to cure mistakes. We're still pretty young. A lot of guys are still learning. For a lot of them, it's their second varsity game. We need to find a way to get the ball in the end zone."

THS quarterback Troy Morando found the end zone. He compiled 191 yards total offense 110 rushing yards on 16 carries and 81 passing yards and had two touchdown runs and a TD pass.

Defensively, the Chieftains limited the Raiders (0-2) to 73 yards.

"Our front four did a good job," Elston said.

Next for the Chieftains is a Friday contest against KC (Mo.) Pembroke at Tonganoxie.

Tonganoxie 22,

Leavenworth Immaculata 8

Tonganoxie (2-0) 0 6 14 222

Immaculata (0-2) 0 0 0 8 8

T Troy Morando 1 run (run failed)

T Kyle Mayse 18 pass from Morando (run failed)

T Morando 27 run (Morando to Mayse)

I John McEvoy 41 pass from Kevin Pike (Justin McGlinn pass from Pike)

T safety, intentionally grounding in end zone

Eudora 42, Louisburg 15

Eudora Andrew Pyle scored on runs of 67 and 7 yards, and Ronnie Moreland scored on runs of 6 and 3 yards as Eudora clobbered Louisburg.

The game was suspended Friday night because of lightning with Eudora leading 13-7 with 10 minutes remaining in the second quarter.

The Cardinals (1-1) scored 42 unanswered points after Louisburg scored on a 57-yard interception return by Harrison Kush. Eudora led 28-7 at halftime and 42-7 after three quarters.

Eudora accumulated 319 yards total offense, including 267 in the first half. Pyle had 157 yards on 18 carries.

Joe Born and Josh Bowser also scored for the Cardinals, Born on a 1-yard run and Bowser on a 40-yard interception return.

Eudora 42, Louisburg 15

Louisburg (1-1) 7 0 0 8 15

Eudora (1-1) 13 15 14 0 42

L Harrison Kush 57 interception return (Brian Johns kick)

E Andrew Pyle 67 run (Zac Tyler kick)

E Ronnie Morelan 6 run (kick failed)

E Pyle 7 run (Morlan run)

E Morelan 3 run (Tyler kick)

E Joe Born 1 run (Tyler kick)

E Josh Bowser 40 interception return (Tyler kick)

L Cale Rigney 12 run (Scott Brooke run)

Santa Fe Trail 51, DeSoto 8

Carbondale Shane Miles had three touchdown passes for 23, 18 and 52 yards, leading Santa Fe Trail (2-0) past DeSoto (1-1) in a makeup game. SFT's Ryan Hulings had 127 receiving yards, including two TD catches and kicked five PATs.

Santa Fe Trail 51, DeSoto 8

DeSoto (1-1) 0 0 0 8 8

Santa Fe Trail (2-0) 15 14 7 1551

SFT Justin Ramsdell 26 run (Ryan Hulings kick)

SFT Ramsdell 40 run (Troy Baird run)

SFT Hulings 23 pass from Shane Miles (Hulings kick)

SFT Cameron 18 pass from Shane Miles (Hulings kick)

SFT Hulings 52 pass from Miles (Hulings kick)

SFT Lance Boss 56 interception return (Hulings kick)

D Greg Francis 3 run (Logan Smith pass from Francis)

SFT Baird 62 run (Baird run)

Baldwin 20, Wellsville 15

Baldwin Baldwin improved to 2-0 with a Frontier League victory over Wellsville. The game was suspended after one quarter on Friday because of severe weather.

Baldwin running back Micah Mason had 21 carries for 115 yards. He also threw a 68-yard touchdown pass to Andrew Hannon.

The Bulldogs finished with 275 yards total offense.

Wellsville committed six turnovers six fumbles and an interception.

Baldwin 20, Wellsville 15

Wellsville (0-2) 0 0 0 1515

Baldwin (2-0) 7 7 0 6 20

B Andrew Hannon 68 pass from Micah Mason (Hans Broers kick)

B Caleb Mason 1 run (Broers kick)

W Dane Leecy 10 pass to Nate Lawyer (Dustin Graham run)

B Tyler Inzer 33 run (Broers kick failed)

W Justin Hoehn 5 run (Leecy kick)

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