LARGO — Indian Rocks Christian picked up another key Class 2A, District 5 win Friday, beating Canterbury 41-15. Golden Eagles freshman sensation Zeke McGaughy led the way with 162 yards on 15 carries and a touchdown.
In the first quarter, McGaughy dashed 74 yards to open scoring for the Golden Eagles (5-1, 5-1). Matt Kulaga, who completed 5-of-8 for 128 yards with a TD, connected with Robby Wendel for a 65-yard score, while Jake Froelicher added a 2-yard scoring run to give IRC a 34-0 halftime lead.
PJ Franklin rushed for a 112 yards and two touchdowns on 13 carries for Canterbury (1-6, 1-5).
"We played well early and we got the ball to our playmakers. We needed a great start and we are taking our season one game at a time," Indian Rocks Christian coach Mark Buchanan said.
Phillip Haywood, Times correspondent