From Staff Reports
Corsicana Daily Sun
Blooming Grove exploded for eight touchdowns, scoring in all three phases of the game – offense, defense and special teams – as the Lions topped Dallas Life 59-40 in their annual Homecoming game.
Jayd Kirby connected with Travis Whiteside on a 30-yard TD pass for BG’s first score, and then the quarterback scored three times running the ball. Whiteside found the end zone again on an 82-yard kickoff return and later crossed the goal line on a 1-yard plunge.
Tyler Morris returned a fumble 16 yards for a touchdown. The fullback also scored on a 24-yard TD run. Tyler Ellis booted a 32-yard field goal and was 8 for 8 on extra-point kicks.
Blooming Grove is now 5-1 overall and 2-1 in District 6-2A DII. Dallas Life 0-6 on the season and 0-3 in conference play.