By Jacob Bembry
Greene Publishing, Inc.
After suffering a loss last week to Oak Hall, the Aucilla Christian Academy Warriors’ varsity bounced back. They thrashed St. John’s Country Day School in Orange Park by a score of 67-13.
The Warriors came out, shooting arrows in the first quarter and running up a 28-7 score.
The second quarter saw the Warriors put 14 more points on the board and go in at the half, leading 42-13.
The Warriors scored 13 points in the third quarter, taking a 55-13 lead. The Warriors added another 12 points in the fourth, to finish the game with 67 points.
St. John’s Country Day was held scoreless in the second half.
Quarterback Trent Roberts led the offense, throwing 15 passes and completing 12 of them for 221 yards and five touchdowns.
Jared Jackson had four receptions for 146 yards and three touchdowns.
Roberts and Jackson were chosen co-offensive players of the week.
Tres Copeland had an interception return for a touchdown and Hans Sorensen blocked a punt and had a number of key tackles.
Both Copeland and Sorensen were chosen co-defensive players of the game.
The Warriors play at home Friday evening against John Paul II Catholic High School from Tallahassee.
Kickoff is at 7 p.m.