Trae Self completed 14 of 16 passes for 308 yards and threw for five touchdowns Saturday, lifting Richland past Fort Worth Carter-Riverside 64-19 at Farrington Field. Richland scored touchdowns on each of six first-half drives to take a 50-6 halftime lead. With the win, Richland earned a playoff berth and leads District 8-5A by one game. Self completed the first seven passes he attempted as Richland took a 29-0 lead at the end of the first quarter.
Key players: Richland’s Rashee Rice had 55 yards and two touchdowns receiving. Self also connected with Brett Bostick, Shamar Johnson and Caleb Wells on touchdown passes. Carter-Riverside quarterback Jason Moore completed 7 of 15 passes for 237 yards and three touchdowns. Michael Davila intercepted two Richland passes in the second half to prevent touchdowns.
Key stat: Richland needed nine offensive plays in the first quarter to score three offensive TDs.
Records: Richland 8-0, 5-0 8-5A; Carter-Riverside 3-5, 1-4