User Login    
 + Register
PDQ Cleaning
Sports : MHS Wildcats roll into Class 1, District 6 championship game, beating Princeton 63-27
Posted by Tom on 2012/11/1 22:31:26 (572 reads) News by the same author

In a high-scoring district semifinal game much closer than the final score would indicate, the Milan Wildcats moved to 10-0 on the football season with a decisive 63-27 victory over the Princeton Tigers on Wednesday night, in a game heard from Cal Hubbard Field on KTTN FM 92.3 and www.kttn.com.

Princeton found no answers for the Wildcats' dominant ground attack, with Mason Thompson going for 26 carries, 288 yards, and three touchdowns on the ground, while adding a 23 yard scoring catch early in the second quarter to give Milan, at the time, its first lead of the night.

Aaron Richardson carried the football 20 times for 170 yards and two scores, while Brett Sinclair had seven carries for 86 yards. Jordan Eddy added a one-yard fumble return for a touchdown to get Milan on the board late in the first quarter, while sophomore kicker Raul Palacios connected on all nine of his extra point attempts.

Princeton was very competitive with Milan for three quarters, trailing by only 28-20 after the third stanza, only to wear down late, with the 'Cats scoring five touchdowns in the final quarter to cruise to their tenth win in a row.

Senior quarterback Colton Hartley proved to be a difficult stop for Milan's defense, throwing three touchdown passes to sophomore receiver Brant Faulkner, and scoring the first points of the night on a 4th-and-goal quarterback sneak from the one-yard line.

Milan is 10-0 with the victory, and now prepares for the 9-1 Salisbury Panthers on Monday night at 7 o'clock in the Class 1, District 6 championship game, also to be played at 'The Pit' in Milan (also on KTTN FM 92.3). Princeton ends the season with a record of 6-5.

Other final scores from Wednesday night's district semifinals were:

Westran 48, Knox County 24
South Shelby 39, Schuyler County 6
Salisbury 41, Marceline 18
Wellington-Napoleon 59, Lone Jack 14
West Platte 28, North Platte 12
Hamilton 41, Gallatin 13
Polo 56, South Harrison 28
Bishop LeBlond 20, Brookfield 12
Lathrop 24, Lawson 0
California 42, Chillicothe 0
Centralia 20, Boonville 17
Maryville 76, KC Northeast 0
St. Pius X 21, Cameron 20
Platte County 35, Liberty North 14
Smithville 49, Savannah 21
Higginsville 70, Knob Noster 13
Holden 51, St. Paul Lutheran 21
Clark County 42, Bowling Green 0

Printer Friendly Page Send this Story to a Friend Create a PDF from the article


Other articles
2015/1/30 23:40:00 - Frericks, Michaelis Lead Mizzou To Win At Florida
2015/1/30 23:30:10 - Scotland County Rolls Milan in Tri-Rivers Sweep
2015/1/30 23:10:00 - St. Louis Area D-End Switches Commitment From Wisconsin To Mizzou
2015/1/30 21:38:30 - Mercer County 4-H/FFA Awards Day Planned For February 28
2015/1/30 21:32:48 - Chula Man To Appear In Grundy County Court, On Change Of Venue
2015/1/30 12:01:06 - Alden Steps Aside As Mizzou's Athletic Leader
2015/1/30 11:34:39 - Trenton Builds Momentum For Quad States Meet, With Stanberry Sweep
2015/1/30 11:21:17 - NCMC's Ketcham Center Closed This Weekend
2015/1/30 11:14:22 - Cold-Shooting Mizzou Falls To #1 Kentucky
2015/1/30 10:43:26 - Mercer Girls Hammer Meadville, Prepare For Saturday Night
2015/1/30 10:40:00 - Trenton JV'ers Sweep Marceline
2015/1/30 10:35:58 - Stanberry Bulldogs Crush Maysville, Move To King City Final
2015/1/30 10:25:14 - Chillicothe Hornets "Double-Up" In Cameron Tournament Title Games
2015/1/30 10:17:45 - Ladyhawks Cruise To Tournament Championship Game
2015/1/30 10:03:57 - Late-Game Surge Sends East Buchanan To Hamilton Title Game
2015/1/30 4:33:06 - Proposed Marijuana Legislation Sparks Discussion In Mid-Missouri
2015/1/30 4:26:55 - 'World's Poorest President' Stops His Car To Give Hitchhiker A Ride
2015/1/30 4:20:00 - Man Accused Of Beating Amputee's Face With Hammer
2015/1/30 4:17:58 - Missouri Man Found Guilty In Death Of 3 Year-Old
2015/1/30 4:11:10 - 48 Children Come Down With Mysterious Paralysis, 3 In KC
2015/1/30 4:08:06 - Five-Year-Old Topeka Boy Says Stranger Maliciously Set His Sister On Fire
2015/1/30 4:04:20 - Some Doctors Won't See Patients If Parents Refuse To Vaccinate Children
2015/1/30 4:01:43 - Meet Ida May Fuller Recipient Of 1st Social Security Check
2015/1/30 3:57:35 - Former KC Man Sentenced For Producing Child Porn, Possessing Thousands of Images
2015/1/30 3:52:56 - Columbia Woman Sentenced For $576,000 Mortgage Fraud, Embezzlement Schemes
2015/1/29 13:21:41 - Mercer Boys, Grundy R-5 Girls Rebound With Tournament Wins
2015/1/29 13:09:44 - Trenton Girls Experience "Deja Vu" In Loss To Polo
2015/1/29 10:21:27 - Grundy County Circuit Court News
2015/1/29 10:20:00 - Trenton High School Students To Participate In Polar Bear Plunge
2015/1/29 10:15:19 - Royals Name Merrifield, Binford As Minor League Players Of The Year



Bookmark this article at these sites

                   

Listen to KTTN-FM