//comScore:

Football: Gibbs 48, Clearwater 13

Search

Twitter



MORE from our HomeTeam writers.

More Video

HomeTeam Hot Shots
Vote for the top male and female athletes from the bay area
Hannah Brookover, cross country, Calvary Christian
Abbey Duncan, swimming, Academy at the Lakes
Taylor Emery, basketball, Freedom
Bailey Hertenstein, cross country, Riverview
Amelia Schmit, cross country, Nature Coast
Zoi Thompson, basketball, Northeast
Donald Davis, basketball, Tarpon Springs
Ryan Davis, football, Lakewood
Dayton Feiden, football, Sunlake
Kevin Newman, football, Jesuit
DJ Ward, basketball, Wiregrass Ranch
James Zentmeyer, cross country, Sickles
 

Facebook

 
 

Fri. September 27, 2013 | Colby Cole

CLEARWATER — Gibbs defeated Clearwater 48-13 on Friday to spoil Clearwater’s homecoming.

Gibbs (1-4) had a strong offensive performance, gaining 373 total yards, including 208 rushing.

Gibbs went three and out on its opening possession and was forced to punt. Clearwater (0-5) mishandled the punt and Gibbs recovered at Clearwater’s 15. The Gladiators capitalized on a 4-yard touchdown run by Brevet Killett.

Maurice Hall had two rushing touchdowns on just four carries, as well as an 80-yard kickoff return to open up the second half.

Killett also had a strong game, passing for 165 yards and two touchdowns. He added 22 yards and another touchdown on the ground. Running back Tyron Lansom rushed for 107 yards and a touchdown on eight carries.

Clearwater cut the lead to 12-6 in the second quarter when Tupac Blanch picked up a Gibbs fumble and returned it 3 yards for a touchdown. After that Gibbs ran off 36 unanswered points.

“It was nice for our team working hard and finally getting a win,” Gibbs coach Rick Kravitz said. “(Clearwater coach) Donnie (Abraham) is a class act and both of our programs are going to improve.”

Comments

Join the discussion: Click to view comments, add yours
Loading...