Claremore Daily Progress

Sports

October 6, 2013

Seminole shuts out Sequoyah, 48-0

Moniz sees action at QB

SEQUOYAH — There was some good news for Sequoyah football fans Friday night against Seminole. After a five-month absence, quarterback Daniel Moniz finally returned from injury and saw action in the first half at Pope Athletic Complex.

The rest of the story is forgettable for the home team faithful.

Seminole proved too fast, too big and too good against Sequoyah, rolling to a 48-0 Class 3A non-district football victory and a 5-0 record. The Eagles dropped to 3-2.

Moniz, expected to have a standout season in his senior year, suffered a torn anterior cruciate ligament in his team’s camp last May. Moniz was cleared to play against the Chieftains, but he did not enter the lineup until it was already too late with the Eagles trailing 22-0 late in the first quarter.

Moniz completed 2-of-6 passes for 14 yards and ran four times for minus six yards before sitting out the second half. On this night, it appeared nothing would have helped against the Chieftains anyway.

Seminole senior Papi White piled up 236 yards on eight carries, scoring touchdowns of 80, 54 and 35 yards before leaving the game after the second snap of the second quarter. The visitors finished with 523 yards in total offense, 440 coming in the first half.

White, super quick at hitting the holes or skirting the ends, dodged and darted 80 yards on the game’s first play to give Seminole a 6-0 lead. Just over three minutes later, White broke free through the middle for 54 yards and caught a two-point conversion pass it make it 14-0.

Chieftain quarterback Doc Harvey scored from the one, giving his team a 22-0 bulge just over halfway into the opening period. White continued his onslaught with a 35-yard bolt just 45 seconds into the second quarter, upping his team’s lead to 30-0. He never returned.

Sequoyah reached Seminole territory three times in the first half, coming closest to scoring when Sam Lederman came up short on a 55-yard field goal try with 1:50 left in the first period.

With the clock running constantly in the second half, the Eagles continued to drive and reached the Chieftains’ 15- and 4-yard lines. Facing fourth and three on the first series, Will Shea came up a yard short at the 15.

Trailing 42-0 and looking at fourth and goal from the eight in the fourth quarter, the Eagles lost a yard, giving way to a 91-yard march by Seminole for the game‘s final touchdown.

The Eagles return to District 3A-5 play on Friday against Blackwell at Pope Athletic Complex. Blackwell stayed winless with a 35-0 loss to Metro Christian.

 

1
Text Only
Sports
  • DSC_0016web.jpg District Champions!

    District champions ... Enough said!
    Claremore freshman forward Olivia Maulsby converted a game-winning header with 1:22 remaining to lead the No. 4-ranked Lady Zebras past No. 5 Skiatook, 2-1 Tuesday night in Metro Lakes Conference play at Lantow Field.

    April 23, 2014 3 Photos

  • DSC_0433web.jpg SOCCER: Bulldogs spoil ‘Senior Night’ for Zebras

    Claremore senior goalkeeper Sam Lillie made the most of his first and last varsity start Tuesday night against Skiatook on Senior Night at Lantow Field.
    For 40 minutes, Lillie was flawless in the goal, allowing only one goal and making several tenacious stops against the fiery Bulldogs.
    The second-half, however, told a different story as No. 3 Skiatook scored four goals and enjoyed a 5-0 win over the No. 15 Zebras.

    April 23, 2014 1 Photo

  • Berryhill’s White strikes out 17, tosses no-hitter over No. 1 Verdigris

    Top-ranked Class 3A Verdigris got White-washed by 4A No.3 Berryhill on Tuesday night.
    In a battle of 2013 state champions, Chiefs’ ace Nick White — a future Oklahoma State pitcher —  fired a no-hitter with 17 strikeouts, igniting a 5-0 victory over the Cardinals.

    April 23, 2014

  • Stilwell’s Lea signs with RSU men's basketball

    Rogers State University men's basketball head coach Justin Barkley announced the addition of standout center Matt Lea for the 2014-15 season.

    April 23, 2014

  • HANSLOVANweb.jpg SOCCER: No. 2 Lady Cards roll past Oologah

    Verdigris senior forward Caitlyn Hanslovan tallied another ‘hat trick’ in her illustrious Lady Cardinals soccer career Tuesday night at Oologah.
    The three goals by Hanslovan soared the second-ranked Lady Cardinals past Oologah, 5-0 in non-conference play at Mustangs Stadium.

    April 23, 2014 2 Photos

  • 5 Claremore HS tennis players earn all-conference

    The Claremore High School boys and girls varsity tennis programs had five players receive Metro Lakes all-conference recognition.

    April 23, 2014

  • SOFTBALL: Horner's RBI-single lifts No. 15 Tulsa past OSU, 1-0

    Catherine Horner's RBI single in the sixth inning and Aimee Creger's three-hit shutout gave No. 15 University of Tulsa (42-5) a 1-0 win over Oklahoma State (24-21) at Cowgirl Stadium on Wednesday night.

    April 24, 2014

  • ORU's Romano named to NCBWA Stopper of the Year watch list

    Oral Roberts University junior reliever Jordan Romano has been named to the National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association Stopper of the Year mid-season watch list, the organization announced on Wednesday.

    April 24, 2014

  • SOFTBALL: OU's Stevens tosses one-hitter past North Texas

    Sophomore Kelsey Stevens was just three outs away from her first no-hitter as a Sooner, but a one-hitter was still a fine consolation prize as No. 17/12 Oklahoma shut out North Texas, 3-0, on Wednesday night.

    April 24, 2014

  • OSU women's basketball adds JUCO duo

    Oklahoma State's women's basketball team has signed a pair of junior college players it was announced today by Cowgirl head coach Jim Littell.

    Trinity Valley (Texas) Community College's Roddricka Patton and Rylie Swanson, a product of Northern Oklahoma College-Enid, both signed National Letters of Intent and will join the OSU program for the upcoming season.

    April 24, 2014