KSMO High School Football Game Of The Week: Lawrence Lions @ Olathe North

Conference: Sunflower League

Week two of Districts in Kansas as the Lawrence Lions travel to ODAC to play the Olathe North Eagles Live on KSMO starting at 7:05p. Lawrence(4-3) and 1-0 in Districts in coming off a huge 20-17 victory over Olathe Northwest.  Olathe North (7-0) the #2 ranked team in Class 6a routed Olathe East 49-3 last Friday.

The Chesty Lions love to run the football led by league rushing leader JD Woods 1,172 yards with 14 touchdowns and they will have no greater test than facing Olathe North’s front seven.   The Eagles have surrendered just five touchdowns in the past four weeks and lead the league in total defense.   On offense the Eagles are led by several talented players including running back Venus Triplett 922 yards, 14 touchdowns.   Triplett torched the Lions last season for 180 yards and 3 touchdowns in a 28-0 victory.

 

Coaches:

Lawrence Lions: Dirk Wedd

Olathe North: Gene Weir

Olathe North Players to watch:

Cole Murphy QB

Venus Triplett RB/DB

Josh Moore TE/LB

Marcell Spears LB/WR

Isaiah Simmons DB/WR

Lawrence Players to watch:

JD Woods RB/DB

Price Morgan LB/TE

Amani Bledsoe DL/OL

Alan Clothier QB

North Kansas City vs Liberty North

These two teams are looking for wins in the last regular season game in Missouri Class 5 with Liberty North (5-3) ranked #8 in Missouri Class 5 traveling to North Kansas City High School to take on the Hornets (1-7) in a Suburban Small Seven League game.   Liberty North is coming off a hard fought 10-17 loss to the #1 ranked Fort Osage Indians last week while North Kansas City hopes to rebound from a 40-55 loss to Oak Park. This game can be seen Live on KSMO starting at 7:05pm Friday night.

Coaches:

Liberty North: Ken Clemens

North Kansas City: Leon Douglas

 

Statistics

Liberty North Team Stats

Rush 245 carries, 1,307 yards, 9 touchdowns

Pass 100-191 , 1163 yards, 16 TD’s

PASSING

Brian Sharp 100-191 , 1163 yards, 16 TD’s

Rushing

Myquan Powell, 58 car 327 yards, 3 TD’s

Receiving

Kiandre Pugh 42-520, 9 TD’s

Jack Degarmo 23-357, 4 TD’s

 

North Kansas City Statistics

Rushing

John Sanchez 26-204 yards, 5 TD’s

Chris Elizondo 65-409 yards, 3 TD’s

Fasil Kassahun 161-568 yards, 6 TD’s

Receiving

Myles Brewer 12-25, 161 yards 1 Touchdown

Passing

Fasil Kassahun 44-91, 442 yards 3 Touchdowns

 

Blue Springs Wildcats @ Lees Summit West, Live 7p on KSMO

Blue Springs Wildcats @ Lees Summit West Titans, October 10, 2014

Conferences: Suburban Big Six

This game features a pair of defending State Champions from 2013 with Blue Springs (4-3) ranked #8 traveling to Lees Summit West (6-1) ranked #5 in a Class 6 League game.   Blue Springs is coming off rare back to back losses to Rockhurst and Ray-Pec while Lees Summit West held off Blue Springs South last week for a 23-13 victory. Anytime these teams play it will be a highly competitive game.   Last season Blue Springs edged Lees Summit West 42-35.   This game can be seen Live on KSMO starting at 7:05 pm Friday night.

Coaches:

Blue Springs Wildcats: Kelly Donahoe

Lees Summit West : Royce Boehm

Statistics

BLUE SPRINGS WILDCATS TEAM STATS

Rush 251 carries, 1,129 yards

Pass 77-149 1,445 yards

PASSING

Ian Brown PASS: 77-149 1,445 yards 13 TD’s

RUSHING

Cobi Bissell 139 car, 849 yards 10 TD’s

RECEIVING

Terrance Sanders 18-554, 5 TD

Tamarick Quinney 14-203, 3 TD

Ross Baker 5-122, 1 TD

Cobi Bissell 9-203, 2TD

 

LEES SUMMIT WEST TITANS TEAM STATS

Team Rushing

169 carries, 1,067 yards

Passing: 91 completions for 1,289 yards

Team Passing

Bryce Kreikemeier 62-89, 1,184 yards 13 Touchdowns

RUSHING

Ryan Williams, 61 carries, 505 yards 3 touchdowns

Brenner Clemons, 45 carries, 288 yards 11 touchdowns

RECEIVING

Clemons 15-362, 3 TD

Cooper Abrahamson 21-466, 6 TD

Highlights of Bishop Miege @ St. Thomas Aquinas

Bishop Miege @ St. Thomas Aquinas Live On KSMO

This weeks KSMO High School Football Game of the Week features a huge matchup in the Eastern Kansas League with Bishop Miege at St. Thomas Aquinas.  Miege is 3-0 and ranked #1 in Kansas Class 4a Div 1.   Aquinas is 3-0 and ranked #4 in Kansas Class 5.  This game will air live on KSMO-TV at 7:05p.

St. Thomas Aquinas 3-0

Coach: Randy Dreiling

9/5 @ Mill Valley 34-24

9/12 @ Blue Valley North 49-20

9/19 vs Blue Valley Northwest 35-7

 

Bishop Miege

Coach: Jon Holmes

9/5 @ Blue Valley Northwest  51-36

9/12 vs Gardner-Edgerton 29-0

9/19 vs Blue Valley 42-21

Staley @ Fort Osage Highlights

In an exciting game between rivals and Class 5 powerhouses Fort Osage came from behind late in the fourth quarter when Junior Quarterback Skylar Thompson unleashed a high arcing pass into Willie Penamon’s arms for a 79-yard touchdown with 2:33 to play, giving the Indians a 24-20 win over rival Staley on Friday night.   In a back in forth game Thompson completed 27 of 40 passes for 367 yards with three touchdowns to three receivers.

Staley Falcons @ Fort Osage Indians Live Game Preview

Conferences: Suburban Small Seven

September 19, 2014 Live on KSMO at 7:05p

This week’s game features Missouri Class 5 powerhouses and Suburban Small Seven rivalry game between # 1 ranked Fort Osage Indians hosting #6 ranked Staley Falcons. Fort Osage enters this game with a 4-0 record including impressive wins versus top ranked Class 6 opponents Blue Springs (35-21) and Lees Summit (31-28). Staley is 3-1 with impressive come from behind wins over Ray-Pec (18-17) and last week against Liberty North (28-17) after trailing 0-17 at half.

Coaches:

Staley: Fred Bouchard, 5 State Championships, and Staley 2011

Fort Osage: Ryan Schartz, State Runner up 2009, 2012

Fort Osage Indians Team Statistics

Passing 259.5 yards per game

Rushing 189 yards per game

Passing:

Quarterback Skylar Thompson (Jr) 53 of 73 for 1,038 yards, 11TD’s only 1 int

Rushing:

Jesse McBee (Sr) 58 carries, 300 yards, 6TD

Thompson 55 car, 170 yards, 2 TD

Receiving

McBee 17/308 2 TD

Willie Pennamon (Sr) 8/240 4 TD

Kevin Rush (Jr) 10/146 2 TD

Bailey Williamson (Jr) 8/165 2 TD

Defense is led in Tackles by Linebackers Josh Tuimaseve (Sr) and Jonah Tuimaseve(Jr) with a combined 58 tackles

 

Staley Falcons Team Statistics

Passing 176.5 yards per game

Rushing 167.5 yards per game

Passing:

Quarterback Michael Kilpatrick(Jr) 519 yards 3 TD

Quarterback Beau Baker(Jr.) 187 yards , 2 TD

Rushing

Beau Baker, 138 yards 5 TD’s

Kahluna Bouchard(Sr) , 154 yards

Faizol Bouchard(Jr) , 106 yards

Receiving

Conrad McMahon(Sr) 12/149

  1. Bouchard 12/223, 3 TD’s

Defense is led by Strong Safety Jason Pfender(Sr) with 27 tackles, 21 solo and Linebacker Hunter Heyne(So) 25 Tackles, 17 solo