Prep football: Kingman, KAOL renew cross-town rivalry; LWHS on road
KINGMAN – Kingman and Kingman Academy of Learning high schools will renew their football rivalry at 7 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 10 at KHS.
The Bulldogs enter the contest with a 1-1 record. Kingman Academy is 0-2 and hoping to avenge a 16-10 loss to Kingman last season.
Kingman opened the 2021 season with a lopsided 52-0 road win over Cortez High School, but dropped a 28-14 decision to Blue Ridge in their home opener on Friday, Sept. 3.
Senior running back Nick Williams-Garcia has rushed for 177 yards on 21 carries this season to lead the Bulldogs. Senior quarterback Garrett Stryker has completed 9-of-17 passes for 203 yards and three touchdowns.
Kingman Academy is looking for its first win after losing 20-6 to St. John Paul II Catholic on Aug. 27 and 56-0 to Arizona Lutheran on Sept. 3.
Lee Williams High School (0-1) will attempt to break into the win column when the Volunteers travel to Lake Havasu City High School for a 7 p.m. kickoff on Friday, Sept. 10. The Volunteers lost to Northwest Christian 18-13 on Friday, Sept. 3 when a last-minute touchdown drive fell just short.
Senior quarterback Devean Santos carried the load for Lee Williams in their opener, rushing for 144 yards on 15 carries and completing 10-of-17 passes for 126 yards. He accounted for 270 yards out of 382 yards gained by the Lee Williams offense.
Volunteer senior running back Jimmy Berry added 89 yards on 19 totes. Freshman Thomas Doxtader and junior Troy Edwards caught three passes each for 25 yards and 28 yards, respectively.
Havasu (0-0) is playing its first game of the year.