Warriors’ football teams victorious vs. BLMS
Tonganoxie Middle School’s eighth-grade football team remained unbeaten on Tuesday with a 38-20 home win over Basehor-Linwood.
The Warriors (2-0-1) were led by Dalton Tavis, who reached the end zone three times in the victory, scoring twice on runs and once on a kickoff return.
Jared Somers and Carl Hecht each had one touchdown run for TMS.
Tonganoxie’s seventh-graders also won against BLMS, rolling to a 32-6 road victory.
Austin Ettinger scored four of the Warriors’ five touchdowns in the rout. The other TD for Tonganoxie (2-1) came on a run by Grant Elston. Lucas Skaggs had a two-point conversion.
Both Tonganoxie squads play at Clark, in Bonner Springs, on Tuesday. The seventh grade plays at 3:15 p.m. and the eighth grade follows at 5:15.