On the gridiron: Football summaries

September 18, 2013 

  • This week’s football schedule Friday, Sept. 20 Liberty (3-0) at Lee’s Summit (3-0), 7 p.m. Winnetonka (2-1) at Lee’s Summit North (2-1), 7 p.m. Blue Springs (3-0) at Lee’s Summit West (3-0), 7 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 21 Sherwood (0-3) at Summit Christian Academy (0-3), 2 p.m.

Lee’s Summit 31, Park Hill 26

Lee’s Summit slipped past non-conference opponents Park Hill in the game Sept. 13 at Park Hill.

The Tigers started things off in the first quarter with a 68-yard punt return from Delshon Spratt. Park Hill tied things up with a 1-yard touchdown.

In the second quarter, the Trojans scored again on a touchdown run, this time for 13 yards to lead 13-7. Park Hill put in another score before Lee’s Summit scored on a 4-yard run by Casey Slaughter to tighten the gap to 19-14.

In the third quarter, the Tigers took over the lead with a 1-yard run by Slaughter, then followed with a 27-yard pass from Drew Lock to Levi Fountain as Lee’s Summit led 28-19.

The Tigers scored again in the fourth quarter, but Park Hill put in one more touchdown before the game ended on a 13-yard run.

Lock completed 19 of 38 passes for 283 yards with one touchdown. Cameron Willis had eight receptions for 134 yards and Caymen Metcalf had six catches for 72 yards.

Slaughter had 17 carries for 99 yards and two touchdowns. Alonzo Page had five carries for 13 yards.

Lee’s Summit, 3-0, hosts its first Suburban Big Six conference opponent Liberty at 7 p.m. Friday.

Liberty 35, Lee’s Summit North 0

Liberty shut out Suburban Big Six conference rivals Lee’s Summit North in the game Sept. 13 at Liberty.

The Blue Jays put in two touchdowns in the first quarter on a 2-yard and 11-yard run. Liberty scored again in the second quarter on a 4-yard run and twice more in the fourth quarter on a 27-yard run and a 13-yard run.

Broncos quarterback Matt Brumfield completed six of 16 passes for 58 yards. Josh Caldwell had three catches for 46 yards and Jalen Ford had two receptions for 12 yards.

Caldwell also had 18 carries for 84 yards and Chase Swisher had two carries for 17 yards.

Bailey Hanzle had six total tackles with one interception, Chase Overton had five tackles and Kellen Shockley and Nate Wambsgans both had four tackles.

The Broncos, 2-1, host non-conference foes Winnetonka at 7 p.m. Friday.

Lee’s Summit West 43, St. Joseph Central 0

The Titans stayed undefeated by blanking Suburban Middle Six rivals St. Joseph Central Sept. 13 at St. Joseph Central.

Lee’s Summit West started things out with a touchdown in the first quarter on a 23-yard pass from Thomas Ganaden to Monte Harrison. In the second quarter, Harrison scored on a 4-yard run, Dalton Dye kicked a 28-yard field goal, Ganaden completed a pass to Dale Brown for 6 yards for a touchdown and Harrison completed a 9-yard pass to Brown for a score.

In the third quarter, the Titans continued scoring, on a 38-yard run by Ryan Williams and on an 18-yard run by DeMarcus Edwards.

Ganaden completed 13 of 18 passes for 133 yards. Harrison had four catches for 44 yards, Brenner Clemons had three catches for 43 yards and Grayson Handel had three receptions for 26 yards.

Williams had nine carries for 87 yards and Edwards had 52 yards on six carries.

Austin Workman and Jack Richards both had seven total tackles and Tyler Boehm and Garrett Newsom both had six tackles.

The Titans, 3-0, host non-conference opponents Blue Springs at 7 p.m. Friday.

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