River Oaks

Freshman Maddox Mandino scored two fourth quarter touchdowns on a long reception and a pick-6 as Glenbrook came from behind to defeat River Oaks 34-23 Friday night.

River Oaks led 23-13 at halftime of its homecoming game, but was unable to match the Apaches’ depth in the final 24 minutes.

Franklin Simpson’s four-yard run put the Mustangs in front 6-0 in the first quarter.

On to the second quarter, Ousman Amadou-ide scored from 17 yards out and Nick Parrino knocked the extra point through to make it 13-0.

Powell’s four-yard run trimmed the deficit to 13-6.

Parrino answered quickly and emphatically with an 82-yard kickoff return as River Oaks stretched its lead to 20-6.

Glenbrook drew within 20-13 on DJ Carter’s 12-yard run and Mandio’s PAT.

Parrino’s 27-yard field enabled the Mustangs to carry a 23-13 lead into recess.

Carter’s four-yard touchdown carry brought the visitors within 23-20 as the third quarter drew to a close.

Jackson’s 39-yard TD toss to Mandino gave Glenbrook its first lead, 27-23.

Mandino solidified the victory with a 20-yard interception return to conclude the scoring.

Powell completed 14-of-26 passes for 194 yards and a touchdown as the Apaches (5-2) out-gained the Mustangs 308-261. Mandino had six receptions for 126 yards and converted 4-of-5 extra point tries.

River Oaks (1-7) is paired against Copiah Academy on Friday night in Gallman, Miss., before closing out the season at home against Brookhaven (Miss.) on Oct. 25.

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By the Numbers

GS ………………….…………. RO

16 ……….. First downs ……. 12

114 ……… Rushing yards …. 210

194 ……… Passing yards ….. 51

25-14-0 … Passes (A-C-I) … 10-3-1

2-30 …….. Punts-avg. …….. 2-32

1-0 ……… Fumbles-lost ….. 3-1

8-40 …….. Penalties-yards .. 5-50

SCORING SUMMARY

Glenbrook …. 0  13  7 14—34

River Oaks … 6  17  0  0—23

FIRST QUARTER

RO—Franklin Simpson 4-run (kick failed)

SECOND QUARTER

RO—Ousman Amadou-ide 17-run (Nick Parrino kick)

G—Jackson Powell 4-run (kick failed)

RO—Parrino 82-kickoff return (Parrino kick)

G—DJ Carter 12-run (Maddox Mandino kick)

RO—Parrino 27-FG

THIRD QUARTER

G—Carter 4-run (Mandino kick)

FOURTH QUARTER

G—Mandino 39-yard reception from Powell (Mandino kick)

G—Mandino 20-interception return (Mandino kick)

 

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