Stephen Wright passed for four Sunrise Mountain touchdowns Friday night en route to a blowout home victory over Western, 48-6.
Claude Moore scored on 34-yard rush on the Miners’ (3-3, 2-0 Sunset League) first drive and they never looked back. Within two minutes, Sunrise Mountain scored twice more and was up 18-0. Moore finished with two touchdowns on 92 yards.
By the time halftime rolled around, Sunrise Mountain had a 36-0 lead. The Miners did not stop there, scoring on the second half’s opening drive and rolling to their 48-6 win. Xavier Kyles ran five times for 84 yards and a touchdown for the Miners.
Joseph Medley was 20 of 30 passing for Western (0-6, 0-2) for 204 yards. He threw a touchdown, but also threw four interceptions. His most popular target was Kwan Carter, who caught nine passes for 105 yards. Anthony Shelby caught the touchdown pass.