Trying to stop Kaplan running back Drake LeJeune (22) are Wiley Boudreaux (23) and Landon Toups (6). Despite having two Bobcats in his face, LeJeune broke through the two defenders and ran for another 20 yards. LeJeune finished the game with 148 yards rushing.
KAPLAN - The Kaplan Pirates used their best defense to keep the Erath Bobcats from scoring more points in the fourth period.
The Pirates’ best defense was its offense.
The Bobcats scored a touchdown with 1:17 to play in the game and closed the Pirates’ lead 30-25.
The Bobcats needed to stop Kaplan to get the ball back for a chance to win the game.
But things did not go too well for the Bobcats. Instead, Erath got three penalties, including two back-to-back 15-yard penalties that allowed Kaplan to run out the clock and secure the victory.