The first night of football is nearly complete. And it was as good one.
I was out at Heights, and the Falcons defeated Bishop Carroll 21-0. That Heights defense was impressive. Hutchinson loses in OT to Rockhurst, 29-28. Sounds like another awfully good game. Andale beats Wellington, Andover loses to McPherson, which had a great game by QB Tyler Matthews, and Buhler rolled past Rose Hill.
For in-game highlights from around the area, check out this link. For scores, check out this link.
If you want to chat about what you saw tonight, let’s hear it. Who were the best players? Best games? Best plays? Best upsets? Best wins?
The Carroll-Heights boxscore is below.
Carroll (0-1) 0 0 0 0 — 0Heights (1-0) 7 7 7 0 — 21H—Smith 44 run (Hoyer kick)H—Deshazer 24 run (Hoyer kick)H—Deshazer 31 pass from Smith (Hoyer kick)Individual StatisticsRushing—Carroll, Nance 16-78, Weber 19-41, Crippen 2-0. Heights, Smith 12-90, Reed 13-68, Deshazer 7-36, Wilcoxson 1-5, Jones 2-2, Moreland 1-(-3).Passing—Carroll, Nance 9-19-63-0, Crippen 0-1-0-0. Heights, Reed 3-4-49-0, Smith 1-1-31-0, Moreland 0-1-0-1.Receiving—Carroll, Crippen 5-31, Denning 1-14, Weber 2-12, Brittain 1-6. Heights, Deshazer 2-62, Iheme 1-11, Powell 1-7.