Area football roundup: Tonganoxie takes down Louisburg for 42-6 win

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Tonganoxie improved to 2-0 with a 42-6 road win over Louisburg Friday night.

The Chieftains scored the first 14 points of the game and never looked back. Elijah Tyner had a 5-yard touchdown run on a direct snap and Sam Kleidosty punched it in from 2 yards out as well. THS has now won nine of its last 10 games, dating back to last season.

Tonganoxie will host Eudora at 7 p.m. Friday.


Holton 14, Perry-Lecompton 7

Despite an early lead, Perry-Lecompton dropped a 14-7 decision at Holton on Friday night.

The Kaws scored in the first quarter on a 7-yard touchdown run by Thad Metcalfe, and took a 7-6 lead after one quarter. Holton reclaimed the lead for good with 8 points in the second period.

Perry-Lecompton (1-1) will host Sabetha at 7 p.m. Friday.

Perry-Lecompton 7 0 0 0 — 7

Holton 6 8 0 0 — 14

KC Piper 57, Baldwin 6

For the second week in a row, Baldwin came up on the losing end.

The Bulldogs managed just 6 points in a 57-6 road loss to KC Piper on Friday night. KC Piper is now 2-0 to start the year, while Baldwin falls to 0-2. The Bulldogs were down by a 43-0 margin after the first two quarters of the game.

Baldwin will host Louisburg at 7 p.m. Friday.

Bonner Springs 28, Eudora 20

After being tied at half, Eudora was unable to complete the comeback in a 28-20 loss at Bonner Springs.

A 47-yard touchdown pass from Zeke Reazin to Silas Etter evened things at 14-14 with 2:22 left in the first half. Cael Lynch added a score with 6:58 left in the third quarter, but Bonner Springs pulled away in the fourth quarter. The Cardinals are now 0-2 to start the year.

Eudora will travel to Tonganoxie at 7 p.m. Friday.

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