The Junior Varsity Football Team crushed the Harper JV Longhorns 48-28 on Thursday, October 15.
Tim Goodman started the scoring for Blanco with a touchdown run. The 2-point conversion was no good. An interception by Jordan Handberry stopped the Longhorns offense on their first possession of the game.
Jesse Ruiz then rushed for six points, dragging two Harper defenders into the end zone with him. The 2-point attempt failed. The next Panther to carry the ball for a touchdown was James Perez. The 2-point conversion was successful with a pass from Sam Isenberg to Goodman.
Isenberg then hit Quinn Dillard on a route down the sideline for the score. The 2-point attempt was no good.
Dillard and Isenberg teamed up again for another touchdown toss down the opposite sideline. Quarterback Isenberg completed the 2-point conversion to Handberry.
Jordan Handberry then used his catching skills to pick off another Harper pass. The Panthers went into the halftime break with a lead 34-16.
Beginning the second half of play, Harper scored a touchdown. On the 2-point pass attempt, Chad Marshall prevented the score with an interception in the end zone.
In the next Blanco offensive series, Isenberg pushed in for the score on a one yard carry and also added a 2-point conversion keeper. On the final Panther possession, Isenberg sprinted 70 yards for the last Blanco touchdown of the game. The 2-point attempt was no good. The final score was Blanco 48, Harper 28.
The JV plays the Johnson City JV at the Panther stadium Thursday, October 22 at 6:00pm.