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
"They came out here and was talking a lot of stuff. We had to show them what that M.O. (Missouri-side football) do." – Lincoln Prep quarterback Howard Brown after the Blue Tigers beat Washington 47-14.
Stat line of the night
Cris Ferrerr, Center, running back – The Yelowjackets tailback had a huge day running for 369 yards and four TDs on 23 carries in Center’s 27-20 win over Van Horn Saturday.
Call of the night
Lawrence and Gardner-Edgerton played a back and forth game all night at Gardner. The Lions took a 35-34 lead with under four minutes left in the game. Gardner had one more chance driving to the Lawrence 33-yard line with 11 seconds left where the Trailblazers lined up for a game-winning field goal. Ryan Ragland of 810 Varsity had the call as the ball just missed from 50 yards.
Team of the night
Piper – The Pirates are off to a 3-0 start allowing just 19 points in the three games. None of their opponents have scored more than a TD as Piper is more than halfway to its win total from last season.
Leavenworth – The Pioneers got their first win for new head coach Sean Sachen and did it in exciting manner. Leavenworth took an early 19-6 lead only to see Basehor-Linwood come back to make it 30-19. The Pioneers would control the game from there going on to a 41-30 win.