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Football: Lecanto 24, Weeki Wachee 7

WEEKI WACHEE — The Hornets' first home game season didn't go according to plan as Lecanto (1-1) won 24-7 Friday night.

Lecanto scored on its first drive. Three plays into the game, junior quarterback Christian Barber connected on a 55-yard touchdown pass to Ricky Marcic who sprinted past the Weeki Wachee defense for a 7-0 advantage.

The Hornets got some good fortune as they recovered a muffed Lecanto punt at the 19-yard line. They would convert off the turnover as Hornet quarterback David Tinch threw a 4-yard touchdown pass to Jon King for their first touchdown at home.

But that was the only score for Weeki Wachee (1-1) as it only mustered 58 yards total. One bright spot for Weeki Wachee was that it committed two penalties compared to Lecanto's 16.

Joseph Kornecki III, Special to the Times

Lecanto 24
Weeki Wachee7

Football: Lecanto 24, Weeki Wachee 7 09/08/12 [Last modified: Saturday, September 8, 2012 1:00am]
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