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Thursday, February 29, 2024
Feb. 29, 2024

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Trico League football: La Center 34, Castle Rock 17

By , Columbian Assistant Sports Editor

Jalen Ward rushed for 138 yards and three touchdowns as La Center clinched their its consecutive Trico League championship with a 34-17 win at Castle Rock on Friday.

After Castle Rock took an early 3-0 lead, Ward scored two of his touchdowns during a 27-point second quarter for La Center. Ward’s third touchdown run came in the third quarter as La Center extended its lead to 34-3.

La Center will host Elma in next week’s district playoffs on Friday. Castle Rock will travel to play at Eatonville on Thursday.


La Center 0 27 7 0—34

C. Rock 3 0 0 14—17

First quarter

CR — Andres Rodriguez Caballero 22 FG

Second quarter

LC — Kaden Emerson 5 run (Nate Rembisz kick)

LC — Jalen Ward 13 run (Rembisz kick)

LC — Ward 39 run (Rembisz kick)

LC — Parker McKinney 27 pass from Houston Coyle (pass failed)

Third quarter

LC — Ward 1 run (Rembisz kick)

Fourth quarter

CR — Ryker Hller 14 pass from Trevor Rogen (Rodriguez Caballero kick)

CR — Owen Langdon 7 pass from Rogen (Rodriguez Caballero kick)


RUSHING — La Center: Jalen Ward 13-138, Isaac Chromey 2-13, Kaden Emerson 3-7, G. Cuthbert 1-(-1).

PASSING — La Center: Houston Coyle 19-26-0-202.

RECEIVING — La Center: Austin Nixon 4-56, Parker McKinney 6-72, Isaac Chromey 3-33, Kaden Emerson 1-16, Johnny Linstroth 1-11, Jalen Ward 2-2.