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
“We have all the confidence in the world, but that doesn’t matter if we don’t show up and work every day at practice. “That’s what it’s all about.” – Liberty North defensive back Connor Baxley said after the Eagles 24-3 win over Park Hill.
Stat line of the night
Timothy Dorsey, quarterback, Bishop Miege – The Stags signal caller threw for 297 yards and five TDs in Miege’s 48-21 win Blue Valley West.
Call of the night
Blue Valley and Blue Valley North met up Thursday in a battle of EKL powers. North grabbed the early lead, but Blue Valley tied it just a few minutes later. 810 Varsity's Tim Spoerl call's Blue Valley's Jake Wolff hitting Dorian Stephens for a touchdown right before half. That score made it 14-7 Tigers and they would go on to win 34-7
Team of the night
Shawnee Mission West – The Vikings had fallen on hard times the last few seasons and took a 20-game losing streak into its game against Shawnee Mission South Friday. West broke that streak and did it convincingly with a 21-7 win over the Raiders.
Odessa – The Bulldogs have been the most dominant team in the Metro this season and it isn’t even close. Odessa beat Holden 62-0 to move to 3-0 on the season. The bulldogs other two wins were 49-0 over St. Pius X in Week 1 and 67-0 in Week 2. The unscored-on streak is at three games and could continue for a while.