SARASOTA — St. Petersburg Catholic could not capitalize on Sarasota Out-of-Door's mistake-filled first half as the Barons stumbled to a 35-21 loss Friday.
Out-of-Door committed 11 penalties for 95 yards in the first.
Out-of-Door took over on the Barons' 39-yard line on its opening drive and Evan Wilson hit a wide-open Brian Ragone over the middle for a 22-yard touchdown strike. A little more than a minute later, Out-of-Door's defense came up with a score..
The Barons capitalized on a fumble and got on the board with a 7-yard run by Todd Macon with just more than a minute left in the first quarter. They tied the game on Ryan Green's 35-yard touchdown run on a fourth-and-1 play.
But Out-of-Door's Demardre Patterson returned the opening kick of the second half for a touchdown to put the Thunder up by 14.