With a homecoming crowd looking on, the Susan Moore Bulldogs raced out to a 40-0 halftime lead and cruised to a 40-7 victory over Brindlee Mountain last Friday night.
Susan Moore got a 2- yard run by Phillip McEvoy, a 3-yard run by John Evatt, and a 43- yard touchdown pass to Evatt from Justin Hawkins to build a 19-0 lead after one quarter.
The Bulldogs then got on the board three times in the second quarter. Hawkins scored on a 13-yard run, followed by a 6-yard run from Cody Alldredge. McEvoy closed out the scoring on a 5- yard run with just :54 left in the first half to put the home team up 40-0 after Freddie Hernandez kicked his fourth extra point in a row.
Brindlee Mountain avoided the shutout with a 73-yard touchdown run late in the third quarter for the only points of the second half.
Hawkins completed 11 of 17 passes for 177 yards and a touchdown. Joshia Witt caught four passes for 78 yards and Evatt caught three for 62 yards and a score.
McEvoy – 12 carries for 70 yards – and Cody Alldredge – seven for 50 – led a Bulldog ground game that rushed for 221 yards.
Flavio Guerrero had six tackles to lead the defense while Kyle Fancher had a sack and a fumble recovery. Josh Holmes had a pair of interceptions and Carlos Hinojosa had a fumble recovery.
Susan Moore improved to 5-2 overall, 4-1 in 3A Region 6. Brindlee Mountain dropped to 0-7 overall, 0-5 in the region.