By John Lee | [email protected] | Twitter: @jcl1987
Peanut: 23 carries and 213 yards and 3 touchdowns. Jordan Lacy: 10 carries for 76 yards. Sam: 7 carries for 50 yards and a score.
When it is not the most well balanced tactic. Often working the ball and sticking to it is what will work finest and which is what took place Friday night time when the Harvesters ran for a lot more than 300 yards (unofficially 339 yards) and averaged more than eight yards/have in a 37-29 win in excess of Dalhart.
“It’s not really what I like. We had been actually balanced. Even past 7 days we had been about 60 % passing and some of that was situational. We want to be well balanced,” Head Coach Cody Robinson claimed. “It was operating and we have two young ones there in the backfield. (Jordan) Lacy we can transfer all around a good deal and we are commencing to use that personnel a lot better. Experienced a good indicator very last week we were being going to get that glance. We have been, so we just took what they gave us. Genuinely very pleased of our offensive line for participating in additional physical and participating in their hearts out.
“That was a great staff gain. Any time you can conclude up in the Top 50 per cent on a Friday evening in the Point out, that’s a great evening.
The Harvesters begun the activity with possession and swiftly received to function with a 29-garden sideline get from senior quarterback Sam Anguiano to senior vast receiver Cason Floyd to set Pampa in enemy territory.
After benefiting from a move interference phone, senior running back Cornelius “Peanut” Landers took the rock 20 yards to the purpose line at the two.
Landers capped on the generate going two yards untouched into the end zone. Senior managing back again Jordan Lacy transformed the two-place conversion and Pampa led 8- with 9:23 left in the opening quarter.
Pampa and Dalhart traded possessions as the 1st quarter ended and Pampa’s future scoring possession came with 10:24 still left in the half commencing at the Pampa 33-property line. Anguiano moved the chains with 9-property keeper on the next enjoy of the push, followed by a couple of carries from Landers for one more 1st down and to cross into Dalhart territory. Anguiano saved it himself on a fourth and brief for a contemporary set of downs later in the generate and Pampa was across the Dalhart 30-garden line.
Landers carried the ball for a dozen and a very first down, followed by a monitor from Anguiano to Lacy to put the Harvesters inside the 10 at the Dalhart 7-property line. Landers scored his 2nd touchdown of the recreation on a 7-yard touchdown and senior kicker Erick Hernandez’ added issue was superior to give Pampa the 15- lead with 6:46 left in the half.
The stout Harvester protection retained Dalhart from scoring, even late in the quarter when they forced a fumble at the Pampa 3-property line. The Harvesters was not able to capitalize on the turnover, but the Pampa defense compelled a turnover on downs all through Dalhart’s ensuing push and the offense took about at the Pampa 29-property line with 48 seconds to go.
Anguiano hit senior wideout Hunter Dyer with a shovel go, who took the rock 12 yards and moved the chains. Three performs afterwards, on 2nd and prolonged, Anguiano located senior receiver Jessie Alvidrez at the Pampa 40-lawn line, who took it the relaxation of the way for a 62-lawn capture and run landing to give Pampa the 23- guide heading into the locker area for half time.
The Harvesters experienced a person prolonged push that stalled in the 3rd quarter and Dalhart managed to claw back again into the match by the fourth quarter at 23-15.
But a clutch, 72-lawn operate by Landers (who then punched it in himself) put Pampa back forward by two scores at 30-15.
“Peanut is an wonderful kid. He is genuinely pleasurable to coach,” Robinson stated. “We did not get started our working day off really very well simply because he didn’t put on a tie to the crew breakfast. We experienced some issues we experienced to do to get that corrected. But he is so substantially enjoyable to mentor and is an complete great child and has a great temperament. All those points to me are way much more significant than his athletic capacity. He is an brilliant kid to have on our team.”
Dalhart answered with a touchdown of their very own and with 8:22 still left to participate in, Pampa’s lead was again down to 8 soon after the Golden Wolves 2-place conversion.
The Harvesters established up store at their own 25-yard line on the ensuing generate and a pair of carries by Landers moved the chains. A pair of large runs from Lacy took Pampa down to the Dalhart 22-lawn line. Three performs later, Anguiano capped off the travel with a five-property landing operate and Pampa led 37-22 with 5 minutes and some modify still left to participate in.
“You’ve acquired to love people (wins) but we have obtained to occur again and get far better,” Robinson claimed. “We’ve obtained to tackle better and perform far more actual physical defense. I was disappointed in that. That’s anything we’ve received to pleasure ourselves in: acquiring a awful mentality on defense. Correct now we never have that.
Dalhart answered with a touchdown and chewed three minutes off the clock as it was an eight-stage activity 37-29. It was Pampa’s transform to play some preserve absent and a 35-yard operate from Landers secured the earn, the first in the Robinson period.
The Harvesters return to action following week when they journey to Borger. Game time is at 7 p.m.
“I know this. Coach Toliver is a fantastic guy and a good mentor. I’ve performed Borger ever considering that I’ve been out right here. I have found how that plan has remodeled,” Robinson stated.
“Coach Toliver has carried out a great work but we’re likely to appear just after them. We’re heading to have to appear to function and get better. They’ll come out and hit you in the face. They have some athletes they use to get the ball. But it’s often how we participate in and not who we perform. But this week, it may perhaps be a small more (than typical) about who we enjoy.
Sam Anguiano went 7-12 for 115 yards, a touchdown and an interception.
Cornelius “Peanut” Landers experienced 213 yards and 3 touchdowns on 23 carries Jordan Lacy experienced 76 yards on 10 carries and Sam Anguiano experienced 50 yards and a landing on seven carries.
Jessie Alvidrez experienced one catch for 62 yards and a touchdown Hunter Dyer had a few catches for 24 yards Jordan Lacy experienced an 11-yard seize and Cason Floyd experienced two catches for 28 yards.
Erick Hernandez went 3-3 in added details.