Damontes Dowell + Malakoff Roll Past Eustace, 54-10, to Stay Unbeaten in District
MALAKOFF -- The Malakoff train continues to roll, and the Tigers remained unscathed thus far this season after a dazzling rushing performance Friday night against Eustace.
Damontes Dowell ran for three touchdowns and Malakoff kept its unbeaten record intact after routing Eustace, 54-10, at Tiger Stadium.
Malakoff (6-0, 2-0 in District 7-2A Division I) has outscored its opponents 352-63 through six games. Eustace dropped to 3-3 on the season and 1-1 in district play.
Dowell ran for 110 yards and three of Malakoff's seven rushing touchdowns on 12 carries. The Tigers averaged more than 10 yards per carry on a night when the team ran for 323 yards.
Marcus Dowell added nine carries for 82 yards and two touchdowns, while Jacob Wolverton and Jacob Givens also scored on the ground for Malakoff.
Tigers quarterback Stephen Wolfe threw for 82 yards and a touchdown to finish off the scoring for Malakoff.
Eustace was led by Keenan Hargest, who ran for 95 yards on 17 carries. The Bulldogs' lone touchdown came from Jesus Barcenas, who contributed 19 carries for 78 yards.
Barcenas' 5-yard touchdown and Ryan Brown's 40-yard field goal helped Eustace stay within 10 of Malakoff, 20-10, at halftime. But the Tigers erupted for 34 unanswered points in the second half to cruise to yet another victory.