Manvel remains unbeaten in their match-up with the Alvin Yellowjackets after taking a 52-7 win. The two Alvin ISD schools have faced one another on three separate occasions and each time the Mavericks have completely dominated their older sibling.
The Yellowjackets (3-4, 2-3) are a much better team this year, but they were still no match for the Mavs who put up 451 total yards of offense while limiting the Jackets to only one score and 171 total yards. Alvin also lost one fumble and threw one interception while gaining only 31 yards through the air.
The Mavs only took :53 seconds to get on the scoreboard as Qyalan Clay broke free on a 70-yard scoring jaunt for a quick 7-0 lead.
Manvel scored two more times in the opening period when Sean Sykes caught a 2-yard scoring pass from QB Deriq King and Reggie Hemphill grabbed a King aerial covering 41-yards for a 21-0 lead.
The offensive onslaught continued in the second quarter as Manvel added four more scores before intermission for a 49-0 rout.
D’Vaughn Pennamon scored on a 19-yard run; Clay scored on a 7-yard run, Hunter Hagdom snared a 15-yard scoring toss from King, and Deontay Anderson scored on a 79-yard punt return to close out the second period.
Neither team scored in the third quarter as the Mavs emptied the bench in the second half.
Julius Montano did score a 21-yard field goal with 11:58 left in the fourth quarter to make the score 52-0.
The Yellowjackets avoided a shutout with a 21-yard scoring run by Terrence Giles at the 3:16 mark of the fourth.
King finished the game hitting 13-of-23 for 160 yards and three TDs.
Clay had six carries for 140 yards and two scores. Pennamon had four totes for 57 yards and one touchdown.
Dykes had four catches for 58 yards and a score. Hemphill had one catch for 41 yards and a TD. Hagdon had a catch for 15 yards and a touchdown.
Manvel (7-0, 5-0) will travel to Pasadena Veterans Stadium to face winless Sam Rayburn on Friday, October 24 at 7:00 p.m.