Derek Matthews, Lincoln County rout visiting Mountain View

Lincoln County’s Derek Matthews ran for 87 yards and three touchdowns on five carries Thursday as the host Lynx routed Mountain View, 61-6.

Alex Vincent, Matt Harr and Mason Thornock each added a rushing TD for Lincoln County (8-0, 6-0 Class 2A Southern League), which led 36-6 after the first quarter.

Tyrell Brooks, who threw for 214 yards, connected on a 12-yard TD pass to Isiah Johnson for Mountain View’s lone score.

Johnson also had a team-high seven tackles, and Kai Grunendike had a fumble recovery for the Saints (0-7, 0-7).