Varsity Kansas

Wellington 20, Clearwater 14

Wellington’s Jordan Edwards caught a 33-yard touchdown pass from Drake Koemer in the second quarter, then sealed the victory for the Crusaders with a fourth-quarter interception at Clearwater in the first round of 4A-District 13 play.

Edwards’ interception of an Alex Baughman pass came with the Indians trailing 20-14 and driving into Wellington territory with under two minutes to play. Dylan Spencer led the Indians with seven catches for 98 yards.

Wellington (4-3, 1-0) 14 6 0 0 — 20

Clearwater (1-6, 0-1) 0 7 0 7 — 14

W—Koemer 4 run (kick failed)

W—Mirt 14 run (Bradley run)

C—Dunnegan 1 run (Sommer kick)

W—Edwards 33 pass from Koemer (kick failed)

C—Swalley 5 run (Sommer kick)

Individual Statistics

Rushing—Wellington, Bradley 22-87, Koemer 9-19, Mirt 7-47, Arellano 3-2, Fair 1-0. Clearwater, Baughman 9-76, Dickerson 3-32, Swalley 3-3, Dunnegan 11-42, Spencer 1-5, Nickelson 2-0.

Passing—Wellington, Koemer 10-16-140-0. Clearwater, Baughman 9-15-113-1. Receiving—Wellington, Jo. Edwards 1-33, Bradley 3-10, Je. Edwards 3-55, Anderson 2-34, Mirt 1-8. Clearwater, Spencer 7-98, Swalley 1-5, Dickerson 1-10.

— Tony Adame

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