On the gridiron: Football summaries

September 27, 2013 

  • This week’s football games Friday, Sept. 27

    Archie (0-4) at Adrian (2-2), 7 p.m.

    Staley (2-2) at Belton (1-3), 7 p.m.

    Excelsior Springs (2-2) at Harrisonville (3-1), 7 p.m.

    Drexel (3-1) at Midway (4-0), 7 p.m.

    Grain Valley (3-1) at Pleasant Hill (4-0), 7 p.m.

    Raymore-Peculiar (2-2) at Lee’s Summit (4-0), 7 p.m.

    Cole Camp at Sherwood (0-4), 7 p.m.

North Kansas City 57, Belton 44

In a Suburban Small Seven conference clash, North Kansas City took down Belton Sept. 20 at North Kansas City.

The Hornets led 14-13 at the end of the first quarter, scoring two touchdowns, on a 1-yard run and a 9-yard pass. The Pirates also scored two touchdowns, on a 9-yard pass from Tucker Perkins to Jaslon Willis and a 48-yard run by Zack Willis.

In the second quarter, North Kansas City scored a 6-yard touchdown and a 2-point conversion pass, but Belton followed with a 12-yard pass from Perkins to Lewis Wilkins to make the score 22-20 at halftime.

North Kansas City put in four touchdowns in the third quarter to lead 50-20. In the fourth quarter, Belton scored on a 42-yard touchdown run by Zack Willis, a 4-yard run by Zack Willis and a 34-yard run by Zack Willis. Plus, the Pirates scored a safety when sacking the Hornet quarterback.

Perkins completed nine of 13 passes for 86 yards with two touchdowns. Daren Johnson completed seven of 18 passes for 62 yards with two interceptions. Wilkins had eight catches for 95 yards with one touchdown and Jaslon Willis had three receptions for 21 yards with one touchdown.

Zack Willis had 27 carries for 265 yards and four touchdowns. Johnson had 13 carries for 31 yards.

Louis McKamey had 15 total tackles, three for loss and one interception. Taylor Trapp had 13 total tackles, two for loss and Tucker Elkins had seven tackles, 1.5 for loss and 1.5 sacks.

The Pirates, 1-3, host conference rivals Staley at 7 p.m. tonight.

Midway 42, Appleton City 0

Midway blanked Appleton City in a Western Missouri conference match-up Sept. 20 at Appleton City.

The Vikings scored four touchdowns in the first quarter, a field goal in the second quarter and two more touchdowns in the third quarter to seal the win.

Peyton Semsch completed one of one pass for 39 yards. Tyler Wright completed two of four passes for 28 yards.

Bobby Zielinski had six carries for 104 yards and four touchdowns. Semsch had five carries for 49 yards and one touchdown. Joey Beller also scored a touchdown on a 4-yard run.

Shane White had eight total tackles and one interception. Tyler Greer had seven tackles. Wright and Tanner Yahnig both had six tackles.

Midway, 4-0, host conference opponents Drexel at 7 p.m. tonight.

Harrisonville 48, Warrensburg 0

Harrisonville led 48-0 at halftime to shut out non-conference opponents Warrensburg in the game Sept. 20 at Warrensburg.

The Wildcats scored four touchdowns in the first quarter and three touchdowns in the second quarter.

Zach Davidson completed three of eight passes for 47 yards and one touchdown. Chance Chamberlain completed one of two passes for 48 yards and one touchdown.

Sherman Hartzler caught two passes for 18 yards and one touchdown. Scyler Polk had one catch for 48 yards for a touchdown and Wyatt Schenker had one reception for 29 yards for a touchdown.

Austin Hopper had eight carries for 132 yards and two touchdowns and Mason Saffels had three carries for 94 yards and two touchdowns. Morgan Selemaea had four carries for 28 yards and Isack Jordan had six carries for 25 yards.

Landon Hern had seven total tackles and Austin Hastings had six tackles, two for loss. Nick Kreimeyer had four tackles and one sack and Tucker Schlesener had four tackles.

The Wildcats, 3-1, take on Missouri River Valley West conference foes Excelsior Springs at 7 p.m. tonight.

Pleasant Hill 53, Nevada 20

Pleasant Hill ran past non-conference foes Nevada in the game Sept. 20 at Nevada.

Josh Shewmaker completed nine of 14 passes with one touchdown. Tyler Sanford had four catches for 72 yards and Brandon Cassity had two receptions for 38 yards and one touchdown.

Cassity also had 10 carries for 81 yards and two touchdowns and Gage Neill had five carries for 46 yards and one touchdown. Mason Hertzog had five carries for 20 yards and one touchdown and Kolin Rogers had six carries for 25 yards and two touchdowns.

Kameron Gray had 11 total tackles, two for loss and one interception. Kaleb Cline had seven tackles and one interception. Cole Reeves had five tackles, one for loss and one sack and Johnny Berry had five tackles and two sacks.

The Roosters, 4-0, host Missouri River Valley West conference rivals Grain Valley at 7 p.m. tonight.

Raymore-Peculiar 31, Columbia Rock Bridge 21

In a non-conference battle, Raymore-Peculiar took a strong fourth quarter to a victory over Columbia Rock Bridge Sept. 20 at Rock Bridge.

Rock Bridge scored in the first quarter on a 44-yard run. The Panthers tied it up in the second quarter with a 15-yard pass from Reed Davis to Scotty Schaffner.

But the Bruins responded with a 13-yard touchdown pass. Raymore-Peculiar scored again, this time on a 1-yard run by Steve Brown, but Rock Bridge had the final say before halftime with a 11-yard pass to lead 21-14.

In the third quarter, the Panthers scored on a 2-yard run by Davis to tie things up. And the fourth quarter was all Raymore-Peculiar with a 30-yard field goal by Dallas Hillie and a 56-yard touchdown run by Isiah Truss.

Davis completed seven of 13 passes for 60 yards with one touchdown. Kyle Wilson completed one of two passes for 51 yards. Schaffner had four receptions for 64 yards.

Truss had eight carries for 85 yards and Brown had 18 carries for 56 yards.

Bubba Blackburn had 10 total tackles, one for loss. Marcus Zweifel had seven tackles and Brown and Jeremiah McGowin had four tackles each.

The Panthers, 2-2, travel to Lee’s Summit to face their Suburban Big Six rivals at 7 p.m. tonight.

Summit Christian Academy 20, Sherwood 7

Sherwood’s third quarter touchdown was not enough in a Crossroads Conference game Sept. 21 at Summit Christian Academy.

The Eagles scored a touchdown in the second quarter to lead 6-0 at halftime. The Marksmen put in a touchdown in the third quarter to lead 7-6, but Summit Christian Academy scored two more touchdowns in the fourth quarter to win the game.

Zach Matson completed three of 15 passes for 20 yards with one touchdown and three interceptions. Joey Grissom had three catches for 14 yards and one touchdown.

Grissom also had 14 carries for 73 yards. Jakob Burnworth had seven carries for 50 yards, Austin Jackson had eight carries for 33 yards and Brandon Smith had five carries for 34 yards.

Brett Nigh had nine total tackles and one interception. Grissom had nine tackles and one fumble recovery. Travis Smith had seven tackles and one pass break-up.

The Marksmen, 0-4, host Cole Camp in a non-conference match-up at 7 p.m. tonight.

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