Smith's first-half TD tosses lead Diamondbacks to win over Trojans


Desert Oasis' Herman Smith threw for two first-half touchdowns, propelling the ninth-ranked Diamondbacks (6-2, 6-1 Southwest) to a 51-14 victory over Pahrump Valley (1-7, 1-6).

Smith tossed a 22-yard TD pass to Mark Fredericks, than a 13-yard strike to Deumaine Reeder.

Devin Fortenberry had TD runs of 15 and 5 yards for Desert Oasis, which got a 30-yard field goal from Matt Howard. Blake Kutz blocked a punt in the end zone for a Diamondbacks TD.

A.J. Segura scored on runs of 33 and 32 yards for Pahrump.

Desert Oasis 51, Pahrump Valley 14
Desert Oasis    10   20    7    14    –51
Pahrump            0     0    0 
   14    –14
First Quarter
DO—Howard 30 FG.
DO—Fredericks 22 pass from Smith (Howard kick).
Second Quarter
DO—Koontz recovered blocked punt in end zone (Howard kick).
DO—Fortenberry 15 run (Howard kick).
DO—Reeder 13 pass from Smith (kick blocked).
Third Quarter
DO—Powell 12 run (Howard kick).
Fourth Quarter
Pah—Segura 33 run (Sawtelle kick).
Pah—Segura 32 run (Sawtelle kick).
DO—Fortenberry 5 run (Howard kick).
DO—Munion 12 run (Howard kick).