Aloha High School running back Thomas Tyner set a state record with 643 yards rushing and scored 10 touchdowns in an 84-63 victory Friday over Lakeridge High in Beaverton, Ore.
Tyner’s rushing yards are third-most nationally for a high school player, behind John Giannantonio’s record of 754 yards in a game for Netcong High School in New Jersey in 1950, and Paul McCoy’s 661 yards rushing for Matewan High School in West Virginia in 2006.
The senior Oregon commit surpassed the state high school record of 508 yards rushing set last season by West Albany High running back Jake LaCoste.
It was Tyner’s 18th birthday.
Issaquah 33, O’Dea 30: In the first meeting between the schools since 1955, Jack Gellatly rushed for 213 yards and four touchdowns for the Class 4A Eagles. Gellatly also had an interception defense as Issaquah beat the Class 3A No. 2-ranked Irish.
King’s 40, Archbishop Murphy 15: King’s quarterback Billy Green, who is committed to play college ball at BYU, threw for 312 yards and five touchdowns Thursday to help his team hand Archbishop Murphy its first conference loss on its home field. Green also ran for 33 yards and a touchdown, giving his Class 1A No. 1-ranked team its first victory over the Class 2A No. 1-ranked Wildcats in school history.
Weiser, Idaho 83, La Grande, Ore. 14: Running the Wing-T, the Wolverines nearly put up the most points in the Northwest this weekend. Weiser had six players score, including Flint Hickman who had three rushing touchdowns, one interception return for a score and one kickoff return for a touchdown. The kickoff return came after La Grande pulled within 76-7. That’s some salt for those wounds.