Kennedy lone Seamount team to move on | Football

The Lindbergh football team lost to Orting 31-20 in the preliminary round of the state tournament Friday.

The Eagles (7-3) took an early 7-0 lead when Daniel Wiitanen rushed in for a one-yard score. Orting answered with 17 points in the second quarter.

Cam Callen and Joseph Simpson each scored rushing touchdowns in the third quarter to put Lindbergh back ahead 20-17. Orting scored 14 points in the fourth quarter to take the lead and the win.

Ferndale 22, Hazen 16

Hazen fell to Ferndale 22-16 Saturday night in the preliminary round of the state tournament.

The Highlanders (5-5) scored first on a run by Joe Glaefke, but Ferndale would score in the second to take the game into the half at a 7-7 tie.

Ferndale scored the clinching touchdown from two yards out with less than a minute left.

Bremerton 26, Renton 0

Renton didn't have an answer for Bremerton Friday night and lost 26-0 in the preliminary round of the state tournament.

The Indians (4-6) struggled on offense, turning the ball over five times.

Kennedy 35, Mountlake Terrace 29

Kennedy is the lone Seamount team to move on to the state tournament after a 35-29 win over Mountlake Terrace Saturday night.

The Lancers (8-1) trailed 3-0 after the first quarter, but dominated the second, scoring 21 points to Mountlake's zero.

Kennedy then held on in the second half. Drew Thompson scored three rushing touchdowns. Conner Richardson and Coli Cossette each added a rushing score.

Kennedy will play Columbia River in the first round of the 3A state tournament.

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