Football Keeps Rolling, Defeats Middelsboro 76-28

Football Keeps Rolling, Defeats Middelsboro 76-28

No. 15 Lexington Christian 76, Middlesboro 28:

Dillon Wheatley ran for 83 yards and five touchdowns, and Logan Nieves was 7-for-8 passing for 192 yards and three touchdowns as visiting LCA (7-0) posted a season high for points.

The Eagles scored 28 points in the first quarter and a whopping 41 in the second to build a 69-28 lead at the half.

LCA had 489 yards of offense, and even its penalties were prolific. The Eagles were whistled 12 times for 110 yards.

Middlesboro (2-5) turned it over four times. Its big play was an 85-yard kickoff return for a touchdown by Owen McWilliams.

Over the last two weeks, LCA has outscored the opposition 145-66. The Eagles are averaging 54.1 points a game.