Landon Nault reached a couple of milestones Thursday night while leading Class 3A's No. 2-ranked Kingfisher to a 69-18 rout of Centennial.
The senior running back collected 207 yards and six touchdowns on 16 carries as Kingfisher improved to 7-0 overall and 4-0 in District 3A-3. Nault surpassed 1,000 yards rushing for the season and 6,000 for his stellar high school career. Nault's 61-yard TD run in the third quarter was his last of game and 100th of his career.
Nick Smith added two special teams touchdowns for the Yellowjackets, returning a punt 71 yards and a kickoff 81 yards.
Centennial (4-3, 1-2) had three touchdown passes from Malcolm Mitchell, all going to Cornelius McKiver. The duo hooked up for a 38-yard TD in the first quarter that gave the Bison a brief 6-0 lead. Mitchell and McKiver later stung Kingfisher's defense for 89- and 53-yard touchdowns.
BLUEJAYS TOP EL RENO
Guthrie quarterback Reed Roberts threw for 140 yards and three touchdowns, and Class 5A's top-ranked team blitzed El Reno 52-0 at Jelsma Stadium.
All of Roberts' TD passes came in the first half as the Bluejays charged to a 35-0 lead. Kai Callins added 30- and 23-yard TD runs in the first half.
Guthrie (7-0 overall, 4-0 District 5A-2) collected 442 total yards. El Reno (2-5, 1-3) managed just 61.
BROKEN ARROW ROUTS PUTNAM CITY
Third-ranked Broken Arrow scored on the second play of the game and never looked back, rolling to a 52-21 District 6A-2 triumph over Putnam City.
Austin Reed had two touchdowns in the first half for Broken Arrow (5-2 overall, 3-1 district). He caught a 47-yard TD pass from Coleman Key and then returned a kickoff 82 yards for a score.
Putnam City fell to 2-5 and 0-4.
JACOBS LEADS SHAWNEE TO ROUT
Shawnee quarterback John Jacobs ran for three touchdowns and passed for a fourth to lead Class 5A's No. 10-ranked Shawnee to a 42-10 district win over No. 6 Tulsa Bishop Kelley at Angelo Prassa Field.
Both teams are 5-2 overall and 3-1 in District 5A-3.
Jacobs finished with 89 yards on 13 carries. He passed for 250 more, completing 13 of 18 passes.
ANTLERS CRUSH WESTERN HEIGHTS
No. 5-ranked Deer Creek had an all-around effort, cruising to a 51-7 District 5A-2 victory over winless Western Heights in Edmond.
Deer Creek (5-2 overall, 3-1 district) rolled up 351 yards of offense. Running back Alec James accounted for three touchdowns, and quarterback Caden Sander threw for a TD and ran for another. Cole Verble had a special teams touchdown, blocking a punt in the end zone. And the defense had long interception returns for touchdowns from Blake Landon and Jackson Smith.
ROBERTSON THROWS FOR 4 TDS
Keith Robertson threw four touchdown passes — three to Tyler Brewer — as Little Axe hammered winless Bridge Creek, 56-6.
Robertson finished 13 of 20 for 345 yards. He connected with Brewer for 28-, 80- and 6-yard touchdowns. Robertson found Jacob Sheppard from 28 yards as the Indians (3-4 overall, 1-2 District 3A-1) owned a 35-0 lead at halftime.
Brewer finished the game with five catches for 187 yards.
PURCELL STUNS DICKSON
Dominique Gavia ran for two touchdowns and passed for another as Purcell upended previously unbeaten Dickson 41-6 in a District 3A-4 matchup.
Drew Rolin added two TD passes for Purcell (5-2 overall, 3-1 district).
Dickson (6-1, 3-1), which was off to its best start in school history, avoided the shutout when Chris Bamburg scored from a yard with 25 seconds left in the game.
VIKINGS CRACK WIN COLUMN
Northeast won its first game of the season, crushing SeeWorth Academy 59-0 at Moses F. Miller Stadium.
Darrius Gray passed for 156 yards and two touchdowns, and Marquese Walker rushed for 91 yards and three TDs.
The Vikings (1-6) tagged SeeWorth (1-6) for 348 total yards.
OVERTON DOMINATES FOR MINCO
Jacob Overton ran for 142 yards and accounted for four touchdowns, leading Class A's No. 6-ranked Minco to a 61-0 district rout of Carnegie.
Overton had 56-, 16- and 30-yard touchdown runs. He added a 21-yard touchdown catch from sophomore quarterback Hunter Jones, helping the Bulldogs (6-1 overall, 4-0 District A-3) charge to a 42-0 lead by halftime.
Carnegie (1-6, 1-2) managed just 62 total yards and three first downs.
ST. MARY ROLLS TO VICTORY
Matt Peace scored a touchdown on offense and defense for Mount St. Mary, which thumped the OKC Patriots 48-8 in a nondistrict game.
Peace gave the Rockets (3-4) an early lead with a 3-yard touchdown run. Later in the first quarter, he returned an interception 20 yards for a TD.
St. Mary's defense forced six turnovers. Malcom David had three of the Rockets' four interceptions.
PERKINS WHIPS BRISTOW
Matt Waitt and Tyler Taff had two touchdown runs apiece, and Perkins beat Bristow 48-21 in a District 3A-2 contest.
The game was tied 7-7 after the first quarter, and then Shelby Reese gave Perkins (4-3 overall, 2-2 district) the lead for good with a 35-yard interception return for a TD.
Bristow fell to 2-5 and 1-2.
SOPHOMORE LEADS HENNESSEY
Sophomore running back Tabor Johns collected 116 yards and three touchdowns on 19 carries — all in the first half — as Class 2A's No. 4-ranked Hennessey trounced struggling Pawnee, 48-0. Tony Mendoza added a 1-yard touchdown run and 11- and 10-yard TD passes to Brady Fipps to help the Eagles roll to a 34-0 halftime lead.
Hennessey is 6-1 overall and 3-0 in District 2A-1.
CRONISTER POWERS CRESCENT
Michael Cronister had 218 all-purpose yards and four touchdowns to help Crescent rip Pioneer 52-6 in a District A-3 game.
Cronister had 4-, 1- and 1-yard touchdown runs for the Tigers (5-2 overall, 3-1 district). He also caught a 26-yard TD pass from Damion Bledsoe; the Crescent quarterback added 30- and 1-yard touchdown runs.
Class 5A's No. 7-ranked Ardmore Tigers coasted to a 24-3 district win over Chickasha. Kydric Knox had two touchdown runs for Ardmore (6-1 overall, 4-0 District 5A-1). ... R.J. Sink scored from 3 yards in the fourth quarter, and No. 1-ranked Anadarko remained unbeaten with an 18-15 District 4A-1 victory over No. 8 Woodward. ... Ryan Rackley had two touchdown runs for Sulphur, which slipped past winless Pauls Valley, 19-14. ... Kyle Hokett threw five touchdown passes as Lexington buried Coalgate, 50-16. ... Luke Frankfurt had three touchdown runs for Class 2A's No. 5-ranked Oklahoma Christian School, which whipped Dibble 60-18 in a District 2A-2 contest in Edmond. ... Okeene improved to 6-1 overall as it trimmed Oklahoma Bible, 14-6. Whippets quarterback Scott Dobrinski had two touchdowns.
HOW THEY FARED
How The Oklahoman's No. 1-ranked high school football teams fared during Week 7 of the regular season:
No. 1 Jenks (6-0) plays at No. 5 Westmoore on Friday night. Next: Oct. 25 vs. Muskogee
No. 1 Guthrie (7-0) defeated El Reno, 52-0. Next: Oct. 25 at No. 5 Deer Creek
No. 1 Anadarko (7-0) defeated No. 8 Woodward, 18-15. Next: Oct. 25 at Piedmont
No. 1 Blanchard (7-0) defeated Jones, 21-7. Next: Oct. 25 at Mount St. Mary
No. 1 Millwood (7-0) defeated Crooked Oak, 60-33. Next: Thursday at Northeast
No. 1 Ringling (5-1) defeated Rush Springs, 41-7. Next: Oct. 25 vs. Empire
No. 1 Laverne (7-0) defeated Garber, 60-6. Next: Oct. 25 vs. No. 9 Merritt
No. 1 Tipton (7-0) defeated Bray-Doyle, 64-14. Next: Oct. 25 at Ryan
FROM STAFF REPORTS