Westmoore's explosive offense wins 30th Moore War in dominant fashion – Norman Transcript

MOORE — Solely Westmoore may cease Westmoore Friday evening in the 30th version of Moore War at Moore Stadium.

The Jaguars are simply explosive as everybody thought, overcoming 16 penalties for 176 yards to cruise to a 50-18 victory over Moore. Westmoore had 5 landing drives of three performs or fewer, propelled by quarterback Braxton Bohrofen and the sport's most respected participant receiver Jacob Clark.

Clark received the award by touching the ball simply seven occasions, three rushes for 20 yards and 4 receptions for 86 yards and two touchdowns. However two of these catches went for 40 or extra yards, together with a bubble display he took 48 yards up the fitting sideline.

“He began to return on somewhat bit final 12 months in opposition to Norman,” coach Lorenzo Williams mentioned. “The remainder of the season he had 24 touches for 12 touchdowns. Each different time he touched the ball he scored. He is simply persevering with that proper now.”

The sport was a punctuation mark on almost three a long time of dominance. Westmoore has received 16 straight in the sequence, 17 if a playoff win is included, and has an total file of 22-Eight in the annual sport. Westmoore will go for the Moore sweep in opposition to Southmoore subsequent Friday.

Members from the 1988 crew had been named honorary captains for the kickoff. Nostril guard Jun Kim talked about how profitable that first sport was sudden. Now, it is develop into the norm.

“It simply exhibits our dedication our arduous work, 12 months in and 12 months out,” receiver James Palmer mentioned “We run this metropolis it doesn't matter what.”

Three of the Westmoore's penalties negated Moore interceptions, one in all which led to the primary rating of the sport. The Lions took a 7-zero lead after a three-yard scramble and landing dive by quarterback Joe Balak. It got here after an interception on third down, by cornerback Caleb Thompson, was worn out by a defensive holding name.

“After we get to a giant sport that would come again to chew us if we do not care for it proper now,” Williams mentioned. “It isn't good, and we have set to work on it. Guys are going to be working sprints on Monday to make up for these penalties.”

They could nonetheless be drained from sprinting up and down the sector Friday.

Bohrofen accomplished 11 for 20 for 220 with 4 touchdowns and two interceptions. Operating again Braxton George, who was the function again attributable to working again Garrett King's leg harm, carried 15 occasions for 133 yards and three scores. Receivers Damoriea Vick and Palmer additionally pulled in 25-plus yard landing catches.

It was large play after large play, with solely a sporadic penalty that compelled Westmoore to do it once more.

“It actually ought to have been 70,” Palmer mentioned. “It simply exhibits how explosive our offense is. I like our offense. It exhibits how dominant we will be, 12 months in and 12 months out. That is one in all our greatest years offensively.”

Defensively, Westmoore made life depressing for the three Moore quarterbacks, Balak, Daniel Hishaw and Cameron Allen, forcing 9 performs of unfavourable yardage. Defensive finish Ethan Stewart had three sacks.

Moore coach Brad Hill mentioned he'll re-consider the place earlier than subsequent week's sport, Friday at Stillwater, however that he noticed flashes from all three. The Lions accomplished 13 of 26 for 148 yards and one landing to 1 interception, however Allen accomplished 5 of his final six, with the landing, in opposition to the Westmoore backups. He additionally had a 52-yard go in opposition to the Jaguars second crew.

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Westmoore's explosive offense wins 30th Moore War in dominant fashion - Norman Transcript