Panther contest goes to North Lamar 30-49

Quinlan Ford Panthers and North Lamar Panthers played to a 39-49 win for North Lamar last week.

Athletic Director and Head Football Coach Todd Wallace commented, “We simply did not play very well. It is extremely disappointing. We have to do a better job of getting our guys ready to play. We will work hard this week to get prepared and finish strong against a very good Liberty Eylau team.”

North Lamar scored first on a passing touchdown. The PAT kick was no good, and the score was Quinlan 0, North Lamar 6.

In the second quarter, North Lamar upped their lead to 0-14 when they scored on a run, and the 2-point conversion pass was completed successfully.

The Quinlan Panthers scored their first points on a Linus Beierschmitt five-yard run. Gio Landeverde’s PAT kick was good. The score was Quinlan 7, North Lamar 14.

North Lamar scored again before the half. The PAT kick was good to up the lead to 7-21.

The cats from North Lamar added two more TDs in the second quarter with both PAT kicks good to up their lead to 7-35.

Beierschmitt threw a four-yard touchdown pass to Eli Chambers to score for Quinlan. The 2-point conversion by Beierschmitt was good to up the score to Quinlan 15, North Lamar 35.

North Lamar scored on a rushing TD in the fourth quarter. The PAT kick was good. The score was Quinlan 15, North Lamar 42.

Beierschmitt scored for Quinlan on a 30-yard rushing TD. Beierschmitt was successful on the 2-point conversion. The score was Quinlan 22, North Lamar 42.

North Lamar finished its scoring on a rushing TD. The PAT kick was good to make the score 22-49.

Quinlan’s David Welch scored on a one-yard rushing TD. James Hoff was successful on the 2point conversion to make the final score Quinlan 30, North Lamar 49.

Beierschmitt added 220 yards rushing, 18 yards receiving and 59 yards passing to the season’s stats.

The quarterback gained 220 yards rushing on 23 carries with an average gain of 9.57 yards per carry. His longest was for 34 yards. He received one 18-yard pass.

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