Tuesday, May 27, 2014

Opare, Mitakihara thrash TCU, 108-20

Opare, Mitakihara thrash TCU, 108-20

By Uzuki Shimamura
The Daily Magi
September 27, 2070

Quarterback Russ Opare passed for 371 yards and four touchdowns while rushing for 351 yards and six more scores as Tatsuya Kaname's Mitakihara Magi overpowered the TCU Horned Frogs, 108-20, at Amon G. Carter Stadium in Fort Worth, Tex. halfback Joe Sato ran for 143 yards and three touchdowns, halfback Drew Childs ran for 47 yards and a major and wide receiver Larry Igiebor ran for 87 yards and another score.

Wide receiver Will Atsu caught five passes for 111 yards and a touchdown, Sato caught seven passes for 50 and a score, tight end Flynn Sota caught fivew passes for 53 yards and a major and wideout Chris Babatunder caught three passes for 85 yards and a touchdown. Babatunde also led the blockers with 23 pancakes while Atsu had 13 pancakes, Igiebor had 12 pancakes and left guard William Carter added nine.

Middle linebacker Ernest Macklin led the defense in tackles with 12, while free safety Haku Ichijou and strong safety Shiroyuki Kaname each had 11 tackles. Cornerback Henry Waris had two interceptions while left outside linebacker Joey Agyemang Badu was ferocious in the pass rush with five sacks, as was left end Lex Hasegawa with three sacks. Kaname, right outside linebacker Josiah Cofie and cornerback Marlon Boakye each had a pick, while right end Rex Hasegawa had two sacks.

Mitakihara improve to 5-0 and begin their home stand next week against the Millbrook Cherokees in Homecoming 2070.