Week 8: Patrick Henry Patriots 70, Kearny Komets 36
The Patrick Henry Patriots put on an offensive clinic on Homecoming Night to overwhelm the Kearny Komets, 70-36.
Patrick Henry was led by senior quarterback Matthew Castillo with seven touchdown passes.
After the game, Castillo credited his offensive line and the coaches for all the success they are having this season.
Patrick Henry (4-3) came out firing in front of a packed home crowd. Castillo constantly led his offense down the field. He connected for four touchdown passes with senior receiver Kai Jesse.
Kearny (2-5) was keeping up with the Patriots midway through the second quarter, down 22-16. That’s when the Patriots went on a 20- 6 run to go into the half up, 42-22.
It was more of the same in the second half. Patrick Henry scored on its opening drive to go up 50-22.
The rest of the half saw the teams exchange a couple of touchdowns. Kearny, in the fourth, would get as close as 58-36 when junior Devante Koyl-Fleming scored on a 51-yard touchdown reception.
Castillo responded with a 55-yard touchdown pass to Bryce Johnson. Patrick Henry would score on a 19-yard touchdown run to finish off the Komets.
Kearny will return home next week to take on Hoover for Homecoming Night.
Patrick Henry will travel to Mission Bay to take on the Buccaneers.