West Jefferson 36, Bonnabel zero
at Joe Yenni Stadium, Thursday (Oct. 12), District eight-5A
Data: West Jefferson, 2-5 (2-2); Bonnabel, zero-7 (zero-four)
SCORE BY QUARTERS
West Jefferson — eight | 14 | 7 | 7 | 36
Bonnabel — zero | zero | zero | zero | zero
PLAYER OF THE GAME
Wallace Lucas, West Jefferson
Lucas was sharp all through Thursday’s matchup finishing eleven of his 20 passes for 202 yards with three touchdowns. All three of his scoring tosses coated no less than 29 yards and he had two different completions over 20 yards as properly. Lucas additionally ran for West Jeff’s first landing of the sport on a 7-yard run up the center of Bonnabel’s protection.
HOW IT WAS WON
West Jeff used its passing recreation to strike for giant performs and the Buccaneers made good use of their many weapons. Lucas accomplished 5 passes of no less than 22 yards and hit seven totally different receivers on the night time with all three touchdowns going to totally different targets. The Bucs’ had two lengthy drives of 14 and eleven performs for his or her first and final touchdowns, and struck shortly on their different two drives needing solely two and 5 performs, respectively.
Defensively, West Jeff held Bonnabel to forty five yards and in addition pressured two turnovers within the recreation. Junior defensive again Greg Brooks, who has a number of SEC provides in hand, had the primary takeaway with an interception deep in West Jeff territory and Dijon Singleton had a 34-yard fumble return for the Bucs’ ultimate landing.
- West Jefferson arrange store in Bonnabel’s backfield arising with seven sacks. Junior James Nelson and Charles Haywood each had two, the final of which by Haywood pressured a fumble that led to Singleton’s landing.
- West Jefferson virtually had one other landing as time expired within the first half however Leon Courtney was referred to as out of bounds by the smallest of margins on the sideline.
- After West Jeff’s second landing, Bonnabel’s Joseph Robinson had a sixty three-yard return that might have gotten the Bruins to the ten-yard line after a horse collar penalty. A holding infraction on Bonnabel, nevertheless, resulted in offsetting penalties and a re-kick.
- Bonnabel took some gambles going for it on fourth down 4 occasions however West Jefferson denied them on every event.
- Bonnabel is battling a number of accidents together with beginning quarterback, Torrence Bardell. The sophomore tried to offer it a go within the second half however had his solely cross of the sport picked off.
THEY SAID IT
Lucas: “We simply got here out right here and executed like we did at follow. We have been focusing extra on us than them and now we have got to prepare for Grace King and Landry-Walker.
I used to be making an attempt to unfold the ball round and I feel I might have completed higher lacking a pair throws. However there’s all the time one thing I can enhance on and I feel I did alright.
(Ideas on 1-5 begin) It feels good to get a pair wins however there’s groups that we should always have crushed. I felt like we should always have beat Chalmette final week however we’re wanting ahead to Landry-Walker and our subsequent few video games.
We now have to enhance on staying targeted and holding our foot on individuals’s…