Football Roundup: Diggs scores two TDs as Hodgson tops Mt. Pleasant

Football Roundup: Diggs scores two TDs as Hodgson tops Mt. Pleasant

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Football Roundup: Diggs scores two TDs as Hodgson tops Mt. Pleasant

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GLASGOW – Daniel Diggs scored two touchdowns to lead Hodgson to a 40-10 victory over Mount Pleasant in a Blue Hen Conference Flight B game on Friday afternoon.

Diggs put the Silver Eagles ahead to stay with an 18-yard touchdown run in the first quarter. After Leon Eckert booted a 31-yard field goal for the Green Knights, Hodgson exploded for 21 points in the second quarter to take control.

Casey Lee scored on a 60-yard punt return while Rakeim Woodland scored on a 7-yard run and Diggs on a 2-yard run.

Hodgson added two more touchdowns in the third quarter on Raymond Jones’ 14-yard run and Gerald Harmon’s 3-yard run. Jahleel Thomas scored a fourth-quarter touchdown for Mount Pleasant on 54-yard run.

St. Elizabeth 38, Laurel 21WILMINGTON – Brendan McCloskey threw for 189 yards and four touchdowns to lead St. Elizabeth.

McCloskey threw touchdown passes of 60 and 20 yards to Joe Carrow and 3 and 1 yards to Joseph Schiavoni. McCloskey also ran 30 yards for another score.

Carrow had eight catches for 178 yards.

Indian River 14, Smyrna 0FRANKFORD – Kiante Sturgis rushed for 124 yards and a touchdown for Indian River in a Henlopen South game.

Quarterback Spencer Murray got the Indians’ scoring started in the first quarter when he hit Tim Roberts with a 75-yard touchdown pass. Murray went 6-for-9 for 150 yards.

Tower Hill 28, Perkiomen (Pa.) 12PENNSBURG, Pa. – Grier Wakefield, Peter Smith, Cole Wenzel and Isaiah Small scored touchdowns for the Hillers (2-0).

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