Week 8 football scores, recaps (Oct. 22)

By Blake Chadwick

Derby vs Maize South kicked off the beginning of Friday Night Lights, Week 8. 

On the first play of scrimmage Friday night, Derby junior Dylan Edwards kicked off Friday Night Lights with a 80-yard rushing touchdown at Maize South. 

But the Edwards touchdown party didn’t stop. The next two times Edwards touched the ball, he found pay dirt both times, giving the Panthers an early 21-0 lead en route to the 52-14 win over Maize South.

You could say the Panther magic ran out a little bit when the Panthers took longer than one play to score, but Edwards got his fourth touchdown of the first quarter seconds later. 

He finished with six touchdowns, getting 200 yards on three carries. He had a game-high 276 rushing yards on 11 carries.

Quarterback Mercer Thatcher was 5-of-7 passing for 100 yards.

 

In the battle of the undefeateds, Riley Marx and Andale proved to be too much for Wichita Collegiate in the 29-6 win.

Marx rushed for 113 yards on 13 attempts and added two touchdowns, while Cody Parthemer added 121 rushing yards and a touchdown.

Andale moves to 8-0.

 

Andover Central continues winning after a 35-0 victory over Arkansas City. 

Andover Central is now 7-1. 

Jackson Rees had 20 carries for 178 yards an d two touchdowns, while Kai Kuntz had two passing touchdowns. Jace Rees added a touchdown, as well.

 

In the upset of the night, Wichita East took care of Bishop Carroll 26-19. 

After starting the season 1-3, including a 56-0 loss to Northwest in Week 4, East has won four straight.

The win over Carroll is by far the most impressive of the season.

 

Cheney stays undefeated after a 56-20 win over Larned. 

Quarterback Harrison Voth threw for three touchdowns in the win. 

 

Buhler moves to 7-1 after a 76-0 win over Circle. 

Running back Sam Elliot had himself a day with four touchdowns. 

 

Maize gets a bounceback win over Hutch 42-14. 

The Eagles are 6-2. 

 

Mulvane beat Wellington 40-26 thanks to six total touchdowns from Mason Ellis.  

Ellis and the Wildcats have won six straight after dropping the first two. 

 

The Andover Trojans moved to 6-2 after the 49-13 win over Goddard. 

 

Wichita Northwest gets the tough win over Hays 61-40 to move to 6-2 on the season. 

 

Salina Central are on a six-game winning streak with a 49-14 win over their rival, Salina South. 

The Mustangs are now 6-2. 

Salina Central’s Kenyon McMillan had 223 rushing yards on 14 carries. He had three touchdowns.

 

Kingman handed Chaparral its first loss with a 41-0 victory. Kingman’s lone loss came in the season opener against Cheney.

 

Eisenhower moves to 5-3 after a 42-7 win over Valley Center. 

 

Hillsboro beat Lyons 54-7 for its fourth straight victory.

Matthew Potucek threw for two touchdowns, completing 7 of 7 passes for 158 yards. Jamri Harris had 111 rushing yards on five carries for two touchdowns, and Potucek added 106 rushing yards and a touchdown.

Nicholas Smith caught a 52-yard TD p[ass from Potucek and also returned an interception 70 yards for a touchdown.

 

Goessel beat Medicine Lodge 38-22 to earn its first district title for the first time since 2008.

Medicine Lodge struck first and led 8-0, 14-8 and 22-14. But Goessel scored twice in the final minute of the second quarter and added another touchdown early in the third quarter.

Jake Wiens led Goessel with 156 rushing yards on 18 carries, and Kacen Smith had 103 rushing yards on four carries. They had two touchdowns apiece.

Chance Winter led Medicine Lodge with 109 passing yards and 60 rushing yards.

 

Tonight’s scores

Andale 29, Collegiate 6

Andover Central 35, Arkansas City 0

Argonia-Attica 58, Fairfield 8

Beloit St. John’s-Tipton 52, Rock Hills 6

Buhler 76, Circle 0

Caldwell 72, Chase 6

Campus 31, Newton 10

Canton-Galva 54, Lincoln 0

Chase County 46, Oxford 0

Cheney 56, Larned 20

Clay Center 66, Council Grove 8

Derby 52, Maize South 14

Dodge City 57, Southeast 0

Douglass 34, Belle Plaine 14

East 26, Bishop Carroll 19

Eisenhower 42, Valley Center 7

Eureka 32, Jayhawk-Linn 6

Fairfield 52, Udall 6

Garden Plain 70, Bluestem 6

Goessel 38, Medicine Lodge 22

Golden Plains 62, Burrton 13

Halstead 46, Hutchinson Trinity 13

Haven 42, Sterling 12

Hillsboro 48, Hutchinson Trinity 8

Hoisington 7, Beloit 6

Inman 38, Smith Center 15

Kingman 41, Chaparral 0

Liberal 77, North 26

Little River 48, Solomon 0

Madison 50, Central-Burden 0

Marion 36, Lyons 13

Maize 42, Hutchinson 14

Mulvane 40, Wellington 26

Northwest 61, Hays 40

Oswego 51, Cedar Vale-Dexter 6

Plainville 56, Salina Sacred Heart 0

Pratt 54, Nickerson 18

Remington 22, Elkhart 6

Rose Hill 22, Independence 13

Salina Central 49, Salina South 14

Sedgwick 28, Conway Springs 14

SE-Saline 42, Scott City 0

South Barber 46, South Haven 0

Stafford 58, Hutchinson Central Christian 30

Wamego 45, Abilene 7

West Elk 54, Yates Center 6

Wichita South 48, West 28

Winfield 24, El Dorado 12

Thursday’s score

Andover 49, Goddard 13