Evant blasts Nazarene
Evant scored 20 points in the first quarter and rolled to a 62-37 win over Crowley Nazarene in the season opener for the Elks. Evant, the defending District 15-1A, Division I champions, was led by running back Colton McCann with four touchdowns and 137 yards rushing. Teammates Ethan Hightower and Justin Williams also had big games. Hightower had 100 yards rushing and scored twice. Williams added 67 yards and two scores for the Elks in the six-man football game. J.J. Harrison had a 4-yard run. Hightower added 23 yards passing. Edgar Morales was 4 of 9 on PATS. Leading tacklers were Morales with 11, Harrison 10 and Hightower 10. Evant led 42-6 at halftime and and 50-18 after three quarters.
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