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The Shawnee News-Star
  • Meeker dominates Wayne, 34-0

  • The Bulldogs of Meeker dominated the trenches Friday night en route to a 34-0 non-district crushing of Wayne.
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  • The Bulldogs of Meeker dominated the trenches Friday night en route to a 34-0 non-district crushing of Wayne.
     
    Meeker, which finished the non-district portion of its schedule at 3-0, rushed for 311 yards on 40 carries — a 7.7 yard average.
     
    Wayne was limited to 50 ground yards on 32 attempts.
    Senior linebacker Jacob Wood was Meeker’s leading tackler with 10.
     
    Sophomore quarterback Jake Standlee led Meeker’s ground attack with 101 yards on 16 carries. Standlee, a 155-pounder, also threw an 18-yard touchdown pass to Dallas Jackson to give Meeker a 12-0 intermission lead.
     
    Jackson, who opened the scoring in the second quarter with a 45-yard run, accumulated 84 yards on six carries. The 158-pound senior caught two passes for 28 yards. He also claimed an interception.
     
    Wayne completed just one pass for 6 yards on seven attempts.
     
    Meeker upped the count to 27-0 after three quarters on a 3-yard TD run by Leven Hendley and a 1-yard scoring run by Jesse Weaver.
     
    Meeker finished the scoring on freshman Justin Keith’s 1-yard run in the fourth quarter.
     
    A negative for the Bulldogs was 110 yards in penalties. Meeker also fumbled four times, losing two.
     
    The Bulldogs also recorded non-district victories over Prague, 41-13, and Wewoka, 37-7.
     
    Wayne fell to 1-2 on the year.
     
    The Bulldogs will open the District 2A-5 campaign Friday night against visiting Haskell. The kickoff is scheduled for 7:30 p.m.
     
    Note: Report compiled by Fred Fehr.
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