Quarterback Lane Gilley accounted for five touchdowns as host Weatherford won for the first time in District 3-6A, topping the Buffalos 39-24 at Kangaroo Stadium on Friday night. Gilley threw for two touchdowns, ran for a pair of scores, and even caught a pass for a touchdown.
Key players: Gilley completed 18 of 29 passes for 293 yards. Teammate Dominic Davi caught five passes for 91 yards and two touchdowns.
Key stat: The Kangaroos took control of the game by holding onto the ball for 9 minutes, 45 seconds in the first quarter. They finished the evening with an advantage in time of possession of nearly 12 minutes.
Records: Haltom, 4-5, 1-4 3-6A; Weatherford, 2-7, 1-4.
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