Wildcats Impressive In Win Against Vikings

Varsity Game: Janesville Parker 6, Verona Area 34 at Monterey Stadium on Friday, August 19, 2016.


Verona scored on a run on 2nd and 2 from the Parker 25 yard line with 1:48 left in the the first quarter to take a 7-0 lead. The Vikings took advantage of a turnover and a 6 yard run by JD Vance to make the score 6-7 with 6:32 left in the first half.

However with 6:15 left in the first half the Wildcats scored again on a 58 yard run to extend their lead to 14-6. Another Verona score with 3:56 left in the half made the score 21-6 at the halftime break.

A 2 yard run by Verona early in the 3rd quarter upped their lead to 27-6.

In the fourth quarter Verona struck again on a 23 yard pass play to make the final score 34-6. The game was called with 2:25 left because of approaching violent weather.

Left: The Vikings enter Monterey Stadium where gametime temperatures were in the mid 80's.

Right: Ed Jacobson on an early 15 yard gain in the first quarter

The Viking offense in the first quarter

Above L-R: DyVonne Thornton, punter Anthony Vargas, and Juan Harris tackling a Verona ball carrier for a loss.

Above: At the 9:42 mark of the first quarter on a 2nd and 8 from Parker's 8 yard line Kyle Fuller stopped a Verona drive by sacking QB Max Fink, stripping the ball, and recovering the loose ball.

Left: Juan Harris [76] on another tackle for a loss. Verona's #79 is 6' 5, 290 LB.

Above L-R: Alonzo Velazquez [78] seals off 2 Verona defenders so that DJ Vance can make a short gain, Mike Kettle [81], and Ed Jacobson [39], and Mike Kettle [81] on a stop.

Above L-R: Juan Harris helps JD Vance [23] to a gain, center Logan Murdy and Viking QB Jordan Bailey, receiver Jadyn Ellis. Verona deflected a potential TD pass on this play.

Above: JD Vance takes advantage of Viking blocking to make a gain in the 2nd quarter. Below: 'O' Lineman Mylik Williams [71] and Zach Christianson [73].

The Parker football team greatly appreciates the student and adult support at its games.

Above left: Sandy Toyer [30] takes advantage of a block by Alonzo Velazquez for a 2nd quarter gain. Above right: Velazquez [78] and Juan Harris blocking for JD Vance.

Frank Deaton [31] on a QB hurry in the 2nd quarter.

Fans sometimes wonder why linebackers might have difficulty sacking a QB.

Frank Deaton closes on Verona Area QB Max Fink while Juan Harris [76] gets another sack.

Above L-R: Sandy Toyer covers Wildcat receiver Chudi Ifediora [1], JD Vance [23] picking up yards in the 2nd quarter, Alonzo Velazquez [78] recovering a fumble that helped set up the Parker TD. Also in on the play were Anthony Vargas [48], Brandon Leeder [20], and Collyn Wacholtz [68].

Above: JD Vance scoring on a 6 yard run behind the surge of the Viking offensive line.

Logan Murdy [53] blocking for JD Vance.

Lead blockers Eric Schumacher [25] and Ed Jacobson [39].

DyVonne Thornton [1] blocks for JD Vance [23] on a pass reception.

Left: Angel Marquez [12] on the 2nd half kickoff.

Above left: Anthony Vargas [48] and Brandon Leeder on a 3rd quarter stop.

Above right: The Viking 'D' line.

Above L-R: Brody Lippens [10] on a stop in the 3rd quarter, QB Jordan Bailey on a 3rd quarter gain, Brody Lippens [10] deflects a pass intended for Wildcat receiver Tyler McClure.

Above left: DyVonne Thornton [1].

Above right: Angel Marquez [12] on defense.

Right: Kyle Fuller [19], Anthony Vargas [48], and Ed Jacobson on 3rd quarter stop.

Above L-R: Bradon Leeder [20, receiver Tyler Garey [84], Cortell Johnson [15], Sam Garvoille [9], and recveiver Sam Nemetz [2].