LA VERNIA - Doug Brooks ran for 175 yards and four touchdowns while Dalton Brooks had 134 yards and three touchdowns to pace Shiner to a 63-7 win over Three Rivers in the area round game in La Vernia.
Doug Brooks (shown here against Harper) led Shiner with 175 yards and four touchdowns against Three Rivers. photo by Mark Lube
Quarterback Drew Wenske went 4-for-5 passing with 120 yards and two touchdowns to Eli Fric who had 88 yards on two catches with touchdown receptions of 13 and 75.
Shiner held the Bulldogs to just 51 yards of offense and Three Rivers points came off a Comanche turnover.
Shiner opened scoring seven seconds into the game on a 56-yard run by Doug Brooks. He added a 3-yard run at the 9:49 mark of the first quarter.
Dalton Brooks had a 9-yard scoring rush at the 6:16 mark and Wenske hit Fric for a 13-yard touchdown with 59 seconds left in the quarter for a 28-0 lead.
Fric and Wenske teamed up again less than three minutes in the second period on a 75-yard pass. Doug Brooks scored on a 1-yard run (6:58) and Dalton Brooks added touchdown runs of 34 and 49 in the last 3:19 of the half.
Doug Brooks scored on a 72-yard jaunt halfway through the third quarter; the 'Dogs erased the donut on the board as Kaiyden Inman intercepted Hunter Knight and returned it 29 yards ofr a score with 6:10 left in the game.
GAME STATISTICSShiner 63, Three Rivers 7 2A-DI Area Playoff Game Friday, November 19, 2021, 7:00 p.m. Davenport HS Stadium, San Antonio SCORING SUMMARY 1 2 3 4 F Shiner 28 28 7 0 -- 63 Three Rivers 0 0 0 7 -- 7 SCORING DETAILS: First Quarter S - Doug Brooks 56 run (Ryan Peterson kick), 11:43 1Q. S - Doug Brooks 3 run (Peterson kick), 9:49 1Q. S - Dalton Brooks 9 run (Peterson kick), 6:16 1Q. S - Eli Fric 13 pass from Drew Wenske (Peterson kick),:59 1Q. Second Quarter S - Fric 75 pass from Wenske (Peterson kick), 9:10 2Q. S - Doug Brooks 1 run (Peterson kick), 6:58 2Q. S - Dalton Brooks 34 run (Peterson kick), 3:19 2Q. S - Dalton Brooks 49 run (Peterson kick), 0:45 2Q. Third Quarter S - Doug Brooks 72 run (Peterson kick), 6:09 3Q. Fourth Quarter TR - Kaiyden Inman 29 interception return (Rigoverto Sanchez kick), 6:14 4Q. TEAM STATISTICS: Shiner Three Rivers First downs 18 3 Rushes-yards 26-318 24-48 Passing yards 120 3 Passes 4-6-1 1-4-1 Penalties-yards 9-75 11-82 Fumbles-lost 4-1 4-3 Punts-aver 0-0.0 5-35.8 INDIVIDUAL STATISTICS: Rushing S: Doug Brooks 9-175, Dalton Brooks 9-134, Cale Shows 2-5, Trace Bishop 3-3, Drew Wenske 1-1, Carson Schuette 2-0. TR: Zachary Davis 16-38, Kaiyden Inman 2-5, Rigoverto Sanchez 3-3, Austin Stutts 3-2. Passing S: Wenske 4-5-0-120, Hunter Knight 0-1-1-0. TR: Davis 1-3-1-3, Sanchez 0-1-0-0. Receiving S: Eli Fric 2-88, Tyler Bishop 1-18, Dalton Brooks 1-14. TR: Jacob Amaro 1-3.
Mark Lube is the sports editor for the Shiner Gazette.
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