Pierce fires 5 TDs for Eastern Tech Lawstons catch them, as 10-0 team clinches region

Football roundup

November 07, 1998|By FROM STAFF REPORTS

Scott Pierce passed for five touchdowns as No. 5-ranked Eastern Tech finished a school-best 10-0 regular season and clinched the Class 3A North region title.

Eastern's 40-6 win over Kenwood yesterday also gave it the No. 1 seed for the playoffs.

Eastern clinched its second straight Baltimore County Class 3A-4A crown as Anthony Lawston had three touchdown catches, and his brother, Steve, caught two.

No. 6 Broadneck 33, North County 7: Broadneck (10-0) became the 11th team in Anne Arundel County since 1960 to go undefeated in regular season and clinched its second straight 3A playoff berth. Martel Threadgill ran for 139 yards and two touchdowns.

No. 8 Patterson 39, Mervo 0: The Clippers remained unbeaten as Tony Smith (11 carries, 135 yards), Brenden Williams and Michael Crawford scored two touchdowns each. At Utz Twardowicz Field in Patterson Park, the Clippers (10-0) clinched the No. 3 seed in next week's Class 4A playoffs.

Rashidi Scott had nine tackles, a sack and a fumble recovery.

No. 9 Hereford 29, Loch Raven 22: Todd Lietzel scored on a 37-yard interception return with 37 seconds left to give Hereford (9-1) a come-from behind win. Hereford scored 22 points in the fourth quarter, including 15 in the last 1: 30.

No. 10 Milford Mill 36, Catonsville 35: Richard Johnson accounted for 127 yards of offense, a rushing touchdown and a passing touchdown, and Tyrone Gholston 202 yards and three touchdowns for the Millers (8-2, 8-1) in this Baltimore County 3A-4A game. Dwayne Thorton had 192 yards and three touchdowns for Catonsville (7-3, 7-2).

No. 11 St. Paul's 20, Boys' Latin 0: Donnell Stewart ran for 124 yards as the Crusaders (8-1, 6-1) beat the host Lakers (5-5, 3-4) in an MIAA B Conference game.

Edmondson 20, Douglass 14: Edmondson (7-3, 5-1) clinched the City West Division, as Eddie Colbert passed for 120 yards and three touchdowns and Raytron Leak ran for 107 yards and a touchdown.

Edgewood 14, Aberdeen 6: Randy Buskin's 14-yard touchdown run with six minutes left helped clinch a playoff spot for the host Rams (8-2).

Carver 20, Forest Park 14, OT: Tavon Moore's fourth-down, 1-yard touchdown run in overtime gave the Bears (6-4) the Baltimore City West Division win. Derron Burton recovered a Forest Park (6-4) fumble on the first overtime play to set up the winning plays.

Pub Date: 11/07/98

Baltimore Sun Articles
Please note the green-lined linked article text has been applied commercially without any involvement from our newsroom editors, reporters or any other editorial staff.