Welcome to Five From Friday our weekly feature that highlights some of the best quotes, notes, stats and performances of the games Friday night.
Quote of the night
“I like the type of games where I know I’m going to have to make a play, every play. We started off a little stale. The first few drives we were trying to figure out what we were going to see.” – Raytown quarterback Joe Campbell after Raytown rallied to beat Blue Springs South 23-21
Stat line of the night
Garrett Laughlin, tailback, Kearney – The Bulldogs ballcarrier ran for 208 yards and one touchdown in Kearney’s 34-14 win over Harrisonville.
Call of the night
Summit Christian was impressive in its 41-0 win over St. Michael. Here is a call from Joseph Van Amburg on a second quarter TD pass.
Team of the night
Liberty North – The Eagles stepped up and stopped a ranked Lee’s Summit North 23-21 to flip a 40-13 loss from last season into a win.
Raytown South – The Cardinals suffered through a 1-9 season in 2018 but opened with a 6-0 win over Fort Osage. The Indians easily won this game 35-6 last season but South stepped up and grabbed an impressive win to open the season.