McPherson’s ninth-grade football team exploded to a 30-0 halftime lead and then experimented with various combinations in the second half as part of a 46-8 rout here Monday of Augusta.
Andrew Powell and Austen Hunt scored two touchdowns apiece. Powell had runs of 2 and 62 yards, while Hunt had a 7-yard run and returned a blocked punt 50 yards.
Wyatt Seidl and Jayse Alexander also scored, with Alexander’s coming on a pass from Drew Labertew.
Hunt had a pair of 2-point conversions, while Alexander, Seidl and Brian Puhalla all had one apiece, Puhalla’s on a pass from Labertew.
MHS is now 3-0 and hosts Rose Hill on Monday.