Treasure Coast football roundup: Fort Pierce Westwood scores 15 in fourth quarter to beat Vero Beach
Friday, September 17, 2010
Dylan Blosser kicked a 27-yard field goal with 12 seconds left to lift Fort Pierce Westwood to a stunning, come-from-behind 22-21 victory Friday over host Vero Beach.
The Panthers (3-0) remained undefeated but had to score 15 unanswered points in the fourth quarter to do so.
They trailed 21-0 entering the fourth quarter but two Travares Copeland touchdown passes - a 14-yarder to Ronnie Anderson and a 68-yarder to Everette Jackson with 4:24 left - got the Panthers to 21-19 before Blosser's game-winner.
Wonderful Terry caught a 4-yard TD pass from Copeland in the first quarter to give Fort Pierce Westwood the early lead. But Vero Beach then scored 21 unanswered points. Jormonte Hunter scored twice - one on a 45-yard TD pass from Todd Fennell and another on a 4-yard run - and Brandon James had an 11-yard run.
Vero Beach dropped to 2-1.
Ft. Pierce Central 20, Port St. Lucie 17: James Blackshell scored on a 20-yard run with 7:27 left in the game to provide the winning margin for the undefeated Panthers (2-0) at Fort Pierce. Terell Floyd (4-yard) and Dikingson Juste (42-yard) had touchdown runs as the visiting Jaguars (1-2) took a 14-0 lead. But Central came back with a Keion Williams 38-yard TD pass reception from Marcus Sigmon and a Brian Lenhart 2-yard run. Sergio Diaz kicked a 45-yard field goal for Port St. Lucie.
Palm Bay 14, Treasure Coast 3: Steven Hughes threw an 11-yard TD pass to Nuel Merriel and had a 1-yard TD run as the undefeated Pirates (3-0) handled the visiting Titans (1-2). Jonathan Quintero kicked a 44-yard field goal for Treasure Coast while running back James Milian rushed for 60 yards on 11 carries.
Sebastian River 35, Centennial 0: The Sharks (1-1) got scores from six different players and quarterback Norris Rogers was 11-of-14 for 153 yards and a TD pass to shut down the host Eagles (0-2).
Centennial's Javaris Giles had 86 yards on nine carries.