Football Roundup: No. 10 Timber Creek tames Dragons

Football Roundup: No. 10 Timber Creek tames Dragons

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Football Roundup: No. 10 Timber Creek tames Dragons

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It was Timber Creek High School’s defense that broke the ice with a second-half score, and the Chargers shut down visiting Kingsway 14-0 on Friday in a West Jersey Football League National Division matchup.

After a scoreless first half, Tyreek Williams returned an interception 36 yards for the touchdown, and Devin Leary added a fourth-quarter insurance TD pass to Noah Ellison, boosting Timber Creek (3-2), ranked No. 10 in the Courier-Post’s Mean 15.

Kingsway (1-3), ranked No. 14, was held to 104 total yards.

•Lenape 41, Allentown 7: The sixth-ranked Indians (4-0) took the lead for good when Joseph Kellum ran 6 and 72 yards for the game’s first two scores in the first quarter.

Bryce Long launched a pair of TD passes and also scored on a 29-yard run.

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•Clayton 28, Wildwood 0: Tyreek Jackson scored the last two touchdowns for the Clippers (3-1) before the game was stopped by lightning with 1:40 left in the third quarter.

Kwenzel Hannah hit Elijah Rehm with a 63-yard TD pass on the first play of the game, and the defense contributed to the scoring when Deven Carr raced 65 yards to the end zone with an interception.

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•Hammonton 41, Clearview 21: The No. 11 Blue Devils (5-0) piled up 312 yards on the ground with a balanced attack that included Mitchell Vitali’s 104 yards and one TD, and Izick Flores’ 96 yards and a touchdown.

Clearview’s Isaac Murphy carried the ball eight times for 102 yards.

•Paul VI 29, Winslow Twp. 6: Matt Vitale controlled the offense for the No. 9 Eagles (4-1) by hitting Lonnie Moore and Erick Robertson with second-half TD passes and also scoring on a sneak.

The Paul VI defense chipped in with the team’s first touchdown when Donnelly Shuler returned an interception 60 yards.

•Riverside 13, Burlington City 8: The Rams (2-3) survived a last-minute threat and squeezed past City (1-3).

Andrew Belcher and quarterback Chris Henderson gave the Rams rushing touchdowns, but City had a late chance when a poor punt gave the Blue Devils a first down at the Riverside 16-yard line with three minutes left. A fourth-down pass fell incomplete, ending the opportunity.

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•Moorestown 35, Triton 6: Mike DiMarino steered the Quakers (2-3) to an easy win, tossing three touchdown passes covering 41, 36 and 9 yards.

•Robbinsville 34, Bordentown 14: Mitch Luyber tossed TD passes to Dante Gipson and Kevon McClary to account for the Scotties’ offense.

Colonial

•Haddonfield 35, Woodbury 0: The Haddonfield (4-1) defense gave up just 99 total yards while collecting three turnovers and helped give coach Frank DeLano his 100th career victory. DeLano has a career mark of 100-47.

Tommy Kadar completed 5-of-8 passes for 123 yards, ran for 48 yards and three touchdowns and also had an interception on defense.

•Overbrook 46, Haddon Twp. 7: Tommy Wyatt fired four touchdown passes, including one to Marques DeShields as the Rams rumbled to victory over the Hawks. DeShields also ran for a pair of scores.

•Collingswood 25, Gateway 0: Dashon Burdett rushed for two scores and Jahmir King and Jovon Allie also hit paydirt on runs as the Panthers silenced the visiting Gators.

Cape-Atlantic

•Ocean City 19, Egg Harbor Twp. 7: The Red Raiders (1-4) earned their first win with an upset, as Shane Stack and Andrew Donoghue scored second-quarter touchdowns, and the defense forced five EHT (3-2) turnovers.

•St. Augustine 27, Mainland 3: Sophomore Kyle Dobbins got loose for 206 rushing yards on 22 carries and scored a touchdown for the Hermits (5-0).

St. Augustine finished with 389 total yards, including 331 on the ground. Jose Tabora opened the scoring with a short TD pass to Shamere Collins, who also returned a punt 43 yards for a score and notched his first two touchdowns of the season.

•Bridgeton 42, Pleasantville 0: Dequan Solomon ran for 132 yards and two touchdowns on a dozen carries to ignite the Bulldogs’ (2-3) offense.

Bridgeton had three touchdowns longer than 20 yards, including Shamir Williams’ 55-yarder with 1:31 left in the game to complete the scoring against the Greyhounds (0-5).

•Millville 22, Absegami 6: The Thunderbolts gave up an early TD when Absegami (2-2) returned an interception for a score before shutting down the Braves the rest of the way, including four interceptions.

On offense, Millville (2-2) got TD runs of 30 and 75 yards from Clayton Scott, and quarterback Will Polhamus found the end zone on a 1-yard plunge.

Postponements

Two football games were postponed by wet weather on Friday night. Hopewell Valley will play at Willingboro at 1 p.m. on Saturday, and the West Deptford at Sterling game will be played at 6 p.m. on Monday.

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