Denton Guyer sophomore running back Noah Cain ran for 19 times for 169 yards and two touchdowns to help the Wildcats defeat Trophy Club Nelson 52-21 Friday in a Class 6A Division II Region I bi-district game at Denton’s C.H. Collins Athletic Complex. Guyer advances to the area round against the winner of Saturday’s game between Cedar Hill and Waco Midway.
Key players: Guyer receiver Donovan Greenhoward caught three passes for 72 yards and a touchdown. Nelson quarterback Eli Rusche passed for 157 yards and two touchdowns, while teammate Tyler Milliken caught six passes for 114 yards and the two TDs.
Key stat: Guyer rushed for 230 yards and five touchdowns. Nelson’s rushing game was limited to 105 yards and one score.
Records: Denton Guyer, 9-2; Nelson, 4-7