In was county match up night in Wabash County with Southwood taking the short jaunt to Wabash Friday. The Knights would put up 35 first half points in route to a 63-21 win over the Apaches.
The Knights would lead 14-0 after the first stop on a Carson Blair to Matt Nose 13yd touchdown pass and a Blair 11yd TD run. In the second Southwood would recover a fumble and take advantage of the turnover when Blair hooked up with Payton Trexler for a 66yd scoring strike and a 21-0 lead after the Parker Mays kick. The Apaches would then get on the board when Devon Higdon connected with Austin Wieland from 9yds out to cut the lead to 21-7. The Knights would respond. Blair found Nose from 9yds out for a 28-7 lead, then again from 12yds away as the lead grew to 35-7 at the half.
Southwood came out clicking in the third quarter. Gabe Lloyd would start the scoring with a 10yd run and was followed by a Blair to Trexler 9yd scoring pass to make it 49-7. Lloyd would find the end zone again in the third from 16yds out to increase the lead to 56-7 before Wabash scored and converted a two point conversion to make it 56-15 after three.
Wabash would make it 56-21 in the fourt on a 27yd scoring pass before Mason Yentes scored on a 25yd run for the 63-21 final.
Passing : Blair 17/22 for 269yds, 5TD
Rushing : Farr 2/0yds : Barley 1/1yd : Simons 1/24yds : Trexler 1/-4yds : Rich 3/10yds : Yentes 4/39yds, 1TD : Lloyd 14/104yds, 2TD : Blair 5/35yds, 1TD
Rec : Riggle 1/3yds : Simons 1/9yds : Trexler 6/136yds, 3TD : Lloyd 2/48yds : Nose 7/73yds, 2TD
We have not received the Wabash stats and will add those when we do