Tyler Palmer ran for three touchdowns and threw for one while Donyai Taylor ran for two touchdowns and had a receiving touchdown as Shiner completed its run on the regular season and district , 10-0 and 4-0 respectively, with a 62-6 win at Wallis Brazos on Friday ( November 8, 2019 ).
The win earns Shiner the outright District 15-2A-D1 title.
Taylor led the rushing effort with 163 yards on 10 carries; Dalton Brooks had two carries for 84 yard and one score; Palmer ran three times for 75 yards, Zane Rhodes had a single carry, a touchdown run of 39 yards, Doug Brooks added 25 yards on five carries.
Noah Nevlud had three carries for 21 yards and Cash Shows had a 3-yard carry.
Palmer completed 5-of-7 for 82 yards; Taylor had two catches for 46 yards and a 19-yard touchdown reception. Cross Rankin had one reception for 14 yards, Devin Lehnert had one catch for 13 yards and Doug Brooks had a 9-yard reception.
Shiner scored on the game’s first offensive play on a 65-yard run by Taylor. Palmer had his first rushing score on a 3-yard run with 7:13 left in the first quarter and scored on a 32-yard run at the 1:17 mark for a 20-0 lead.
The Comanches returned to the end zone with 7:57 left in the half on a 1-yard run by Doug Brooks for a 27-0 lead and went up 34-0 with a 46-yard run by Dalton Brooks at the 5:52 mark.
Taylor punched it in from 30 yards out with 2:59 left in the half.
Rhodes scored his touchdown with 8:59 left in the third; Palmer scored his third on the ground with 4:55 left and tossed a 19-yard pass to Taylor at the 1:10 mark.
The Cougars ended the shutout with a 12-yard pass from Bryson Bennett to August Hale with 24 seconds left in the game.
Shiner opens the playoffs at 7 p.m. today in the bi-district round against Freer at Floresville.
GAME STATISTICSShiner 62, Brazos 6 November 8, 2019 @ 7:30 p.m. Cougar Stadium, Wallis SCORING SUMMARY 1 2 3 4 F Shiner 20 21 21 0 -- 62 Brazos 0 0 0 6 -- 6 SCORING DETAILS: First Quarter S - Donyai Taylor 65 run (Connor Winkenwerder kick), 11:46 1Q. S - Tyler Palmer 3 run (Winkenwerder kick), 7:13 1Q. S - Palmer 32 run (kick failed), 1:17 1Q. Second Quarter S - Doug Brooks 1 run (Winkenwerder kick), 7:57 2Q. S - Dalton Brooks 46 run (Winkenwerder kick), 5:52 2Q. S - Taylor 30 run (Winkenwerder kick), 2:59 2Q. Third Quarter S - Zane Rhodes 39 run (Winkenwerder kick), 8:59 3Q. S - Palmer 11 run (Winkenwerder kick), 4:55 3Q. S - Taylor 19 pass from Palmer (Winkenwerder kick), 1:10 3Q. Fourth Quarter B - August Hale 12 pass from Bryson Bennett (run failed), 0:24 4Q. TEAM STATISTICS: Shiner Brazos First downs 20 5 Rushes-yards 27-410 28-34 Passing yards 82 39 Passes 5-8 6-16-1 Penalties-yards 4-40 5-35 Fumbles-lost 1-0 0-0 Punts-aver 0-0.0 8-29.62 INDIVIDUAL STATISTICS: Rushing S: Donyai Taylor 10-163, Dalton Brooks 2-84, Tyler Palmer 5-75, Zane Rhodes 1-39, Doug Brooks 5-25, Noah Nevlud 3-21, Cash Shows 1-3. WB: Bryson Bennett 4-24, Elijah Johnson 8-18, Kody Ressler 12-1, Jared Demny 3-(-4), Chance Gurecky 2-(-5). Passing S: Palmer 5-7-0-82, Shows 0-1-0-0. WB: Demny 3-12-1-20, Bennett 3-4-0-19. Receiving S: Taylor 2-46, Cross Rankin 1-14, Devin Lehnert 1-13, Doug Brooks 1-9. WB: August Hale 2-18, Bryan Maldonado 2-7, Nick Oliver 1-18, Patrick Meyer 1-(-4).
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