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.
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