The Moberly Spartans had a big second half in defeating Kirksville 35-6 Friday night. Kirksville marched down the field on the opening drive.
Austin Ward with the call on KWIX and centralmoinfo.com. Micah Land caught two touchdown passes from Jackson Engel to give the Spartans a 14-6 lead but Kirksville stunted a Moberly scoring chance from the 2 on the final play of the half. After the Spartans were forced to punt on the first drive of the second half, Dyllan Johnston forced a fumble and recovered at the 4. Ka’Von Tiger turned that into a rushing touchdown on the first play after the turnover. He tagged on in the fourth.
Tiger added a one-yard score with 1:05 left for his third of the game and eighth total touchdown this season. Coach Cody McDowell…
McDowell assessed the win.
Moberly hosts Fulton for homecoming next week.
The Spartans are now 4-0. Kirksville falls to 1-3.
Moberly coach Cody McDowell: