Carter and Townsend energy Palmetto Ridge past Riverdale
September 2, 2017 - Finding Carter
After watchful an additional week to kick-off a deteriorate due to a initial week bye, Palmetto Ridge High School degraded Riverdale 41-14 behind clever performances from transfers Jacquez Carter and Demarcus Townsend.
Friday’s diversion was behind only over dual hours by lightning, though before kickoff Riverdale respected late football actor Zachary Martin-Polsenberg who died of feverishness during an offseason examination on Jul 10 before to a game.
Townsend scored from 68 yards out on his initial touch, afterwards Carter connected with Kamonte Grimes a subsequent time a offense stepped on a margin for a 60-yard measure in a atmosphere to give a Bears an early 14-0 lead.
In his initial diversion during a helm for a Bears, Lely send Carter went 8-of-16 flitting for 145 yards and one touchdown while contributing to a Bears unstoppable belligerent diversion with one touchdown and 138 yards on 13 carries.
“Obviously (Carter is) a heck of a football player,” Palmetto Ridge manager Chris Toukonen said. “When things mangle down that’s when he’s during his best. He’s electric on a field.”
Joining Carter on offense as a send from Gulf Coast, Townsend had an bomb diversion on a belligerent anticipating a finish section 3 times on 22 carries and 256 yards.
“I give props to my O-linemen Sam Scholtz, Raymond Peralez, Jerry Craft, Jayden Sarragua, and Julian Diaz,” Townsend said. “Without them, we would be nothing.”
Heading into a third entertain with a 27-0 lead, a Bears looked like an wholly opposite organisation racking adult chastisement after chastisement while unwell to beget any stroke in a belligerent and in a air.
While Da’Reous Bell punched in a 3 yard run to put a Raiders on a board, Quantavius Brown’s sole measure of a night and a two-point acclimatisation brought Riverdale within dual touchdowns in a fourth entertain with 8:06 left to play.
Regaining their stroke behind on offense, Carter and Townsend went behind to work on a belligerent as Townsend’s 37 yard lift for his final measure of a night put a final spike in a coffin.
As a one-two quarterback/running behind punch, Carter and Townsend sum for 538 of a Bears 545 sum yards.
The Bears will now open adult play during home when North Fort Myers High School travels to Palmetto Ridge for a Collier vs Lee county showdown. After defeating a earthy organisation in Riverdale, Toukonen pronounced that will advantage his organisation when they acquire a Red Knights.
“They’re going to be earthy too,” Toukonen said. “We’re looking brazen to removing improved and improving ourselves since they’re going to move it subsequent week.”
PALMETTO RIDGE 41, RIVERDALE 14
PR | 14 | 13 | 0 | 14 || 41
RV | 0 | 0 | 6 | 8 || 14
PR Demarcus Townsend 68 yard run(CJ Moya kick)
PR Kamonte Grimes 60 yard pass from Jacquez Carter(Moya kick)
PR Townsend 4 yard run(kick failed)
PR Carter 13 yard run(Moya kick)
RV Da’Reous Bell 3 yard run(pass failed)
RV Quantavius Brown 1 yard run(Brown run)
PR Cristian Tress 2 yard run(Moya kick)
PR Townsend 37 yard run(Moya kick)
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