Conquerors cruise to second win of season

PNT Staff

Junior Caleb Richards was in on 10 touchdowns Saturday to help the Faith Triumphant Conquerors post an 87-57 victory over San Jon at Conquerors Field.
Richards ran for two touchdowns, caught two TD passes, replaced the injured Luis McCain at quarterback and threw for four scores, and also had an interception and a kickoff return for TDs.
McCain, who went out with a back injury midway through the second quarter, but before he left he also threw for four touchdowns and returned a punt for another score.
McCain was 6-of-12 passing for 109 yards and rushed six times for 58 yards. Richards had 14 carries for 159 yards, caught two scoring passes, completed 8-of-18 passes for 98 yards with one interception and was in on a team-leading 21 tackles.
Jack Jones and Hayden Goff also had a pair of touchdown receptions for the Conquerors (2-4), while Eric Cathey and Geraldo McCain caught one TD pass apiece.
For the Coyotes, junior quarterback Abel Cullen ran for one score and threw for three more, while sophomore Mike Kendal had three rushing touchdowns and returned a pass interception 38 yards for another TD.
The Conquerors close out their season with a pair of home games — against Midland Trinity at 2 p.m. Friday, and against Amarillo Holy Cross at noon on Nov. 6.

Faith Triumphant 87, San Jon 57
San Jon 12 20 13 12 — 57
Faith Triumphant 27 14 27 19 — 87
Scoring summary
First quarter
SJ — Jarred Thrasher 38-yard pass from Abel Cullen (kick failed)
FT — Caleb Richards 25-yard pass from Lucas McCain (Hayden Goff pass from L. McCain)
SJ — Mike Kendal 34-yard run (kick blocked)
FT — Richards 33-yard pass from L. McCain (Richards pass from L. McCain)
FT — L. McCain 42-yard punt return (L. McCain run)
FT — Jake Jones 32-yard pass from L. McCain (kick failed)
Second quarter
SJ — Cullen 29-yard run (pass failed)
FT — Steven Cathey 7-yard pass from L. McCain (Geraldo McCain kick)
FT — Goff 13-yard pass from Richards (pass failed)
SJ — Thrasher 25-yard run (Jared Jennings pass from Cullen)
SJ — Kendal 38-yard interception return (Cullen run)
Third quarter
FT — Jones 3-yard pass from Richards (pass failed)
FT — Richards 12-yard run (Richards run)
SJ — Kendal 34-yard run (Cullen run)
FT — Goff 11-yard pass from Richards (Richards run)
SJ — Kendal 31-yard run (pass failed)
FT — G. McCain 40-yard pass from Richards (Richards run)
Fourth quarter
FT — Richards 36-yard run (Richards run)
SJ — Jennings 20-yard pass from Cullen (pass failed)
FT — Richards 76-yard kickoff return (pass failed)
FT — Richards 49-yard interception return (pass failed)
SJ — Jennings 20-yard pass from Cullen (pass failed)