Lamar Victorious Agasint St. Pius X; Win 8th State Title

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2020 Missouri High School Football Playoffs

Congratulations to Lamar’s in their victorious playoff game against St. Pius X!

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Background

  • Lamar’s last state title was in 2017, if they win this would be their 8th state title. St. Pius X’s last state victory was in 2002. They play for their 4th possible title victory today.
  • Current Lamar seniors won a state ring their freshman year with the squad.
  • Lamar Sophomore Joel Beshore is the younger brother of former Lamar player Jared Beshore. Jared won his first state title as a sophomore. Their father is assistant coach Jeff Beshore.
  • St. Pius X is based in Clay County, Kansas City. They are led by head coach Anthony Simone.
  • The Lamar Tigers enter with an 11-1 record this season, St. Pius X 12-0.

5:00 P.M. – We’re here at Falcon Stadium in Blair Oaks prepping for the game – More to come!

Jake Stansell Live from Falcon Stadium

7:00 – Coin flip – St. Pius X wins the coin toss and defers to second half; Lamar set to defend

1st Quarter

15:00 – Kickoff: Lamar receives

2:02 – Timeout Lamar on Pius’ 37-yard line; 2nd & 20 to go

1:45 – Lamar fumble; Pius possession now

1:31 – Pius CB Robert Sharp huge reception to put them on the 41 yard-line

0:16 – Pius punts on 4th down to Lamar; Flag on the play

0:00 – Pius retries punt and places Lamar at their 26 yard-line to start 2nd QT


2nd Quarter

12:00 – Lamar possession on 26th

10:20 – Timeout Pius; Lamar ball on 35 yard-line; 2 to go

9:17 – Lamar sack against Pius on their 22 yard-line by Tigers’ Trace Willhite

8:39 – Pius punts to Lamar; Lamar possession from their 49 yard-line 1st & 10

3:12 – Timeout Lamar; Tiger’s ball on Pius’ 37 yard-line; 3rd & 21

2:57 – Lamar punts; Pius possession from their own 20 yard-line; 1st & 10

1:03 – Pius punts; Lamar possession from their own 28 yard-line; 1st & 10

0:24 – Pius’ Jayshawn Ross sacks Lamar; Lamar 3rd & 16; Pius calls timeout

0:18 – Lamar punts; Pius possession from their own 42 yard-line’ 1st & 10

0:00 – QT ends in Pius’ possession still on their 42 yard-line; 3rd & 10


Halftime

Quickie Statistics

3rd Quarter

12:00 – Lamar kickoff; Pius starts from their own 39 yard-line

8:42 – Lamar’s Austin Wilkerson intercepts Pius pass near 26 yard-line; turnover

4:39 – Lamar unsuccessful 4th down; Turnover at their own 46 yard-line

2:51 – Pius on Lamar’s 17 yard-line with 1st & 10

2:05 – False start against Pius pushes them back to the 22 yard-line

1:55 – Pius Warriors kick from the 22 for a successful field goal; Pius leads 3-0 over Lamar

1:38 – Lamar’s Mason Gastel runs in a 74 yard touchdown; Lamar takes lead 6-3 over Pius


4th Quarter

9:27 – Dropped punt attempt recovered by Warriors at Lamar’s 14 yard-line

8:27 – Lamar stops 12 yard field goal attempt by Pius on 4th down; Possession goes to Tigers

6:31 – Timeout Lamar; Their ball at the 30 yard-line with 1st & 15 to go

4:06 – Lamar punts to Pius; Warriors’ ball at their 29 yard-line

3:40 – Lamar’s Trace Willhite sacks Pius QB at the 19 yard-line

2:05 – Pius 1st down at their 38

1:24 – Lamar’s Austin Wilkerson intercepts Pius pass; Tiger’s ball at Pius’ 32 yard-line; Lamar Timeout

0:28 – No more timeouts for either team, Lamar still up 6-3

0:00 – Lamar wins 6-3!


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