JOPLIN, Mo — After a week of high school sports, we showed off our Top 5 Plays of the Week from around the Four States.
Play #5: Devon Garrison (Pitt State Senior Tight End)–
Needing a big play, QB Chad Dodson hit his man TE Devon Garrison who made a one-handed catch with a defender draped all over him!
#3 Pitt State defeated #20 Emporia State, 33-25, to stay undefeated on the year.
Play #4: Deontay Campbell (MSSU Redshirt Junior Tight End)–
With their offense needing a spark, QB Luke Sampson found his big tight end, Deontay Campbell streaking over the middle of the field when he went up and snagged a one-handed catch to get the big gain.
Lions went on to unfortunately fall to Fort Hays State, 35-22.
Play #3: Landyn Collins (Carthage Senior Running Back)–
Tied at 13-13 in the second quarter against Webb City, QB Brady Carlton threw to RB Landyn Collins on a swing pass and let him go to work.
Collins headed downhill and broke 6-7 tackles on his way to a 42-yard touchdown to give Carthage the lead going into halftime, up 20-13.
The Tigers defeated the Cardinals, 20-13 to pull off a big upset and win their fourth straight game.
Play #2: Carleigh Kinnaird (Neosho Junior Pitcher)–
In their game against Carthage last Tuesday, Kinnaird had a stellar game striking out 19 batters!
Her final stat line was; 8 IP, 4 H, 0 ER, and 19 K’s!
Neosho defeated Carthage, 3-1, to win their first COC Softball Title outright in school history!
Play #1: Zane Stand (Quapaw Senior Free Safety)–
Against Fairland, Quapaw’s Zane Stand intercepted a pass from the Owls, and took back to the house 90-plus yards for the Pick-6!
Quapaw fell in a close one to Fairland, 15-14.