O’Connor, Lincoln County beat Needles

McClain O’Connor had a hand in four touchdowns on Friday to lead Lincoln County to a 43-35 road win at Needles.

O’Connor ran for two touchdowns and passed for two more as the Lynx moved into a first-place tie in the Division III Southern League.

O’Connor completed 13 of 16 passes for 283 yards for Lincoln County, which now is 7-1, 5-1 in the league. Landon Smith had 180 receiving yards for the Lynx.

Derek Wagstaff and Trenton Poe-Evans each scored two touchdowns for the Mustangs (6-1, 5-1).