Memorial Stadium was filled with red for the Red Demon’s Home Coming game Friday Night, and they were not disappointed with the 30-7 home coming victory.


 Memorial Stadium was filled with red for the Red Demon’s Home Coming game Friday Night, and they were not disappointed with the 30-7 home coming victory.
     The game began with the home team and the Redskins trading possessions throughout the first quarter, both having difficulty moving the ball. The scoring drought was lifted with 8:33 left in the second quarter; a short run by Taylor Murphy broke the tie.
With the extra point by Dillon Burkhart, Dodge took a 7-0 led.
     The Demons were able to tack on a Salem touchdown later in the quarter on a short run, to spread the lead to 14-0. Liberal was able to close the led to 14-7 on a long run.
     The Demons were able to go into halftime with a 14-0 lead, positive momentum, solid defense and offensive rhythm that has been essential for their two wins.
     Following the Home Coming celebration, the Demons took the field with the same momentum. The offense was able to continue the offensive rhythm they had developed in the first half.
     A vital pass to Jordan Doan help put the Demons in position for a short touchdown run by Parker Davis, giving the Dodge a touchdown on their first possession of the second half.
     With 4:11 left in the half, Burkhart was able to add a 27-yard field goal and extend the Demon lead to 24-7.
     The Redskins offensive obstacles of turnovers, 2 interceptions one to John Taylor and a second to Rashaan Taylor; penalties and a stingy Dodge City defense kept them from scoring in the second half.
     Murphy was able to dive in for another touchdown in the third quarter to finish the games scoring. The Demons offense was powered by 143 yards rushing by Parker Davis, 72 yards rushing by Taylor Murphy and another 43 yards by Damian Salem, all scoring touchdowns.
     Dodge City will follow up their home coming victory playing Great Bend on the road next Friday night.
     Great Bend will be coming off a loss to Wichita Heights.