Bishop Broncos Football Wins 30-28 at Rim of the World
The Broncos improve to 5-0 with a 30-28 win at Rim of the World.
Victor Esparza kicked a 19-yard field goal as time expired securing the walk off win. The Broncos tailed 14-13 at the half but rallied to take a 27-14 second half lead. Rim scored back to back touchdowns and converted a 2-point conversion taking a 28-27 lead with three minutes left in the game. Milton Michel returned the Scots kickoff into RIM territory setting up the go-ahead score. Defensively the Broncos were led by Austin Powell’s 7 solo tackles. Albert Cano and Cheveyo Marquez added 5 solos and Cain Omohundro and Kaelan Smith both had 4 solo tackles. Smith also had a key forced fumble that Cano recovered and returned for a touchdown. Junior Wes Jorgensen also had a tackle for loss on Rim’s 4th down and goal play from the 1 yard line. Offensively Cano had 100 tough yards on 20 carries and a touchdown. Austin Powell added 63 yards to the Bronco rushing total. Cain Omohundro caught 4 passes for 102 yards and a touchdown. Omohundro also rushed for a touchdown on a 4th down and goal play. Quarterback Boden St. Marie was 10 of 25 passing for 152 yards and a touchdown. St. Marie also had a clutch 11 yard run on the games final drive. Players of the game vs. Rim Players of the game vs Rim Overall Albert Cano Senior Linebacker and running back had 5 solo tackles and recovered a fumble returning it for a touchdown. Offensively Albert rushed for 100 yards on 20 carries scoring a touchdown. Offense Cain Omohundro Senior had both a rushing touchdown and a receiving touchdown. Cain pulled in 4 passes for 102 yards. Defense Austin Powell Junior Linebacker had 7 solo tackles on defense and 10 total tackles in the game. Special Teams Victor Esparza Junior kicker connected on the game winning field goal as time expired. The 19-yard kick secured the win.
Next up for the Broncos is the High Desert League Opener at California City. 7pm Kickoff at California City this Friday. Following California City Bishop will have a bye week then return home for rival Kern Valley on October 14th.
Final Score 30-28
(From Arnie Palu)