Abilene Christian rallies, tops Rockwall HCA in six-man football

By Jeff Mateer. HEATH- In a close contest, Rockwall’s Heritage Christian Academy Eagles fell to the visiting Abilene Christian High School Panthers Friday, 45 to 38.

HCA jumped to an early 24-0 lead in the first quarter, but Abilene Christian responded with 37 unanswered points to take at 37 to 24 lead into the fourth quarter.

The Eagles cut the lead to seven points but the Panthers held on to secure the victory.

Krys Harbor led HCA with 3 touchdowns, including an 80-yard kick return for a TD.

Nathan Mateer connected with Aaron Mateer for a score and Asa Burke scored on pass from Austin Pettit.

HCA (2-1) will go on the road next week traveling to Fruitvale High School to take on the Panthers (2-1) on Friday night, September 17, at 7:30 pm.

1st 2nd 3rd 4th Final

HCA                    24      0        0      14      38

ACS                     6        16      15      8        45


HCA Krys Harbor 1 run (Aaron Mateer kick)

HCA  Aaron Mateer 21 pass from Nathan Mateer (A. Mateer kick)

HCA   Krys Harbor 50 run (A. Mateer kick)

ACS   Bryton Fernandez 20 pass from Blayze Walker (kick failed)

ACS   Brian Burton 3 pass from B. Walker (Trey Tyson kick)

ACS   B. Fernandez 77 pass from B. Walker (T. Tyson kick)

ACS   Trevor Tyson 41 pass from B. Walker (pass conversion)

ACS   B. Fernandez 22 pass from B. Walker (T. Tyson kick)

HCA Asa Burke 5 pass from Austin Pettit (kick blocked)

ACS   B. Fernandez 8 pass from Shea Beltran (T. Tyson kick)

HCA K. Harbor 80 kick return (A. Mateer kick)


Rushing – HCA: Krys Harbor 6-60, Caleb Cathey 14-42, Travis Arterburn 3-29, Evan Pettit 3-14, Austin Pettit 4- -38.  ACHS: Blayze Walker 5-18, Trey Tyson 4-17, Shea Beltran 3-10, Gabe Espinoza 1- -5.

Passing – HCA: Nathan Mateer 6-12-0-104, Austin Pettit 4-8-0-54, Travis Arterburn 1-1-0-6.  ACHS: Blayze Walker 21-40-0-373, Shea Beltran 2-3-0-33.

Receiving – HCA: Travis Arterburn 3-83, Aaron Mateer 2-27, Stephen Salter 1-16, Garrett Blankenship 1-14, Caleb Cathey 2-13, Austin Pettit 1-6, Asa Burke 1-5.  ACHS: Bryton Fernandez 7-164, Shea Beltran 4-62, Trevor Tyson 3-61, Austin Cook 3-60, Brian Burton 2-31, Trey Tyson 2-10, Reilly McGee 1-10, Gabe Espinoza 1-8.

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