Kamiak celebrates homecoming with big win over Marysville Getchell | Prep football

By Megan Managan | Sep 14, 2013
Photo by: Megan Managan Kamiak wide receiver Tyler Webley (48) runs with the ball during the second quarter of the Knight's homecoming win over Marysville Getchell on Friday, Sept. 13.

The Kamiak football team capped off it's homecoming week with a game against Marysville Getchell full of interceptions, fumbles and touchdowns. The final score was 49-7 for the Knights.

Kamiak started the game with a 14-0 first quarter, thanks to an 82-yard kickoff return by Thomas Batie with 11:46 on the clock in the first quarter. Jack Dinneen's kick was blocked by the Chargers, giving the Knight's a 6-0 lead.

Minutes later, with 9:50 left in the first, Emmett Flynn earned a safety on a blocked Chargers punt in the end zone. The Knights led 8-0.

Marysville Getchell's snap for a punt in the seventh minute of the first was too high and Kamiak's Jared Pexton returned the fumble for the second touchdown of the night. The Dinneen kick failed and the Knights led 14-0 at the end of the first.

In the second quarter, Kamiak again started with a 33-yard touchdown run by Austin Hall, followed by a two-point conversion from Dinneen to make it 21-0.

Marysville earned it's only points of the night when Kaleb Seymer caught a 7-yard pass from quarterback Taylor Koellmer with 7:29 left to play in the half.

Despite the Chargers best efforts, Kamiak would score three touchdowns in the second quarter. Batie had an 84-yard kickoff return after Marysville scored it's touchdown, followed by Austin Hall scoring points off a 61-yard interception. The Knights capped the first half with a 13-yard touchdown pass from Tyler Becker to Nick Tagliavore. The halftime score was 42-7 for Kamiak.

After the break, Kamiak would score just once more, in the third quarter, off a 34-yard Hall run.

On Friday, Sept 20 the Knights will travel to Shoreline Stadium to take on Shorecrest in a 7 p.m. match.

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