High School Football

Free Borsey leads Lummi’s rout of Orcas Island

Lummi's Raven Borsey, right, breaks a tackle by Orcas Island's Garret Ballinger on his way to a touchdown on Saturday, Sept. 24, at Lummi School.
Lummi's Raven Borsey, right, breaks a tackle by Orcas Island's Garret Ballinger on his way to a touchdown on Saturday, Sept. 24, at Lummi School. eabell@bhamherald.com

Powered by a 47-point first half, the Lummi Blackhawks rolled past the Orcas Island Vikings 61-24 on Saturday, Sept. 24, at Lummi Nation School.

The Blackhawks made a statement when quarterback Free Borsey threw an 88-yard bomb to Trazil Lane for a 6-0 lead. Borsey’s two-point conversion run gave the Blackhawks an 8-0 lead.

Lummi scored the next five touchdowns to go up 41-0.

Up 47-8 at the half, the Blackhawks subbed in their backups and scored 14 more points with a rolling clock.

“It went well out there for us,” Lummi coach Jim Sandusky said. “That’s a good team and the first half didn’t really represent who they are as a football team. But it was nice to get everybody in the game, and we’re getting better each week.”

Player of the game

Borsey threw for 216 yards, completing 5 of 7 passes. He threw for two touchdowns and also rushed for 58 yards, including a 42-yard touchdown.

The game was over when ...

The Vikings never really stood a chance, but it seemed as if the game was over when the Blackhawks’ Borsey returned a 63-yard kick for a touchdown to end the first half.

Unsung hero of the game

Lummi running back John Ballew rushed for 89 yards and three rushing touchdowns. He broke multiple tackles on a majority of his runs.

Up next

The Blackhawks travel to play Touchet on Saturday, Oct. 1.

Orcas Island

0

8

8

8

24

Lummi

14

33

14

0

61

First quarter

Lummi - Free Borsey 88 pass to Trazil Lane (Free Borsey run)

Lummi- Free Borsey 85 pass to Caleb Revey (Kick no good)

Second quarter

Lummi - John Ballew 6 rush (Free Borsey run)

Lummi - Dashawn Lawrence 31 pass to Raven Borsey (Kick no good)

Lummi - Caleb Revey 41 interception return (Kick no good)

Lummi - Free Borsey 42 rush (Joseph Jefferson kick)

Orcas Island - Miles Harlow 7 pass to Ricky DeAnda (Harlow to DeAnda)

Lummi- Free Borsey 63 kickoff return

Third quarter

Lummi - John Ballew 22 rush (Joseph Jefferson kick)

Orcas - Miles Harlow 52 pass to Matthew Mullen (Harlow to DeAnda)

Lummi - John Ballew 42 rush (Joseph Jefferson kick)

Fourth quarter

Orcas Island - Charlie Holmes 29 rush (Miles Harlow rush)

Orcas Island

Lummi

First downs

11

9

Rushing Att-yards

14-88

15-292

Comp-Att-Int

17-34-1

8-11-0

Passing yards

228

264

Penalties-yards

3-20

6-55

Fumbles-lost

1-0

2-1

Individual leaders

RUSHING - Orcas Island: Vanya Bullock 1-2, Miles Harlow 9-58, Charlie Holmes 5-28 Lummi: Free Borsey 3-58, Trazil Lane 1-5, Raven Borsey 2-44, Dashawn Lawrence 1-80, John Ballew 5-89, Stanford Hoskins 1-9, Jeremaine Toby 1-6, Noah Toby 1-1

PASSING - Orcas Island: Miles Harlow 17-34-1-228 Lummi: Free Borsey 5-7-0-216, Dashawn Lawrence 2-2-0-43, Noah Toby 1-2-0-5

RECEIVING - Orcas Island: Ricky DeAnda 4-19, Vanya Bullock 4-47, Matthew Mullen 6-134, Hayden Simpson 3-18 Lummi: Trazil Lane 2-118, Caleb Revey 2-91, Free Borsey 1-13, Raven Borsey 1-31, Joseph Jefferson 1-7, Stanford Hoskins 1-5

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