High School Football Week 5 Roundup

The Times-Union rounds up Northeast Florida's high school football action for week 1.

EPISCOPAL 36

PROVIDENCE 7

Episcopal's Ershod Jasey overpowered the Stallions' defense with 168 rushing yards, including a 72-yard touchdown. ... Tucker Tomberlin threw a pair of touchdowns for Episcopal, and Kirk Reed ran for two touchdowns. ... Koel Johnson scored Providence's touchdown in the fourth quarter.

 

BALDWIN 34

RIDGEVIEW 25

Xavier McGriff caught a pair of first-half touchdown passes to lead Baldwin past host Ridgeview. ... Denali Lindo grabbed two touchdown scores as the Panthers' comeback fell short.

 

MENENDEZ 49

PALATKA 35

Falcons quarterback King Benford rushed for four touchdowns and Aaron Wynn added two in a wild game. ... Palatka's Demontae Ashley threw two touchdown passes to Ke'shawn Hughes, and Wesley Roberts scored on a kickoff return.

 

WEST NASSAU 47

NFEI 0

Chaz Hirschman passed for three touchdowns and rushed for another to lead the Warriors. ... Jesse Rochay scored on a touchdown run. ... Trent Fort scored on a first-half blocked punt returned for a touchdown.

 

CHRIST'S CHURCH 56

BISHOP MCLAUGHLIN 7

Ben Anderson threw four touchdown passes, three to Hunter Hollis and one to Edwin Arocho, and rushed for a score as the Eagles overwhelmed their hosts in Spring Hill. ... Cadence Lampp also ran for three touchdowns.

 

ELSEWHERE

Creekside earned a 27-20 victory against Ribault. ... St. Augustine defeated Yulee 31-7. ... Westside held off visiting Middleburg for a 29-21 win. ... Wolfson stormed from behind in the second half to beat host Stanton 36-19. ... Englewood rolled past Paxon 44-7 in its opener. ... A bad first half cost Jackson in a 34-7 loss to Daytona Beach Father Lopez. ... Hilliard gave up two fourth-quarter scores to lose 21-18 to Gainesville Oak Hall. ... Suwannee struck fast to win 28-7 against Fort White, whose lone score came from Kameron Calhoun. ... Bradford marked its improved David Hurse Stadium and ended a 14-year series wait with a 27-24 victory against Baker County. ... Keystone Heights defeated Fernandina Beach 31-7. ... St. Joseph extended its unbeaten regular-season streak, shutting out Eagle's View 45-0. ... Cedar Creek Christian opened the year with a 16-6 win against Joshua Christian. ... Two Jalen Wilson touchdown catches for Deltona Trinity Christian helped beat Bishop Snyder 33-6. ... Union County beat Georgia's Lanier County 19-7. ... St. Johns Country Day edged Ocala Christian 20-19.

Source : https://www.jacksonville.com/sports/20190823/high-school-football-roundup-2019-week-1

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