The Comanches closed non-district with a 22-20 setback to Hitchcock on what could be the longest Comanche road trip of the season.
Shiner (3-2) opened scoring with an 8-yard run by Dadrian Taylor late in the first frame. The point after was missed, leaving the Comanches ahead 6-0.
Hitchcock got a 77- yard touchdown run by Michael Parker with Xavian Hampton on the two-point run to give the Bulldogs an 8-6 lead with 8:14 left in the first half.
Hitchcock extended their lead to 14-6 late in the third quarter on a 9-yard run by Tyonre Turner with a failed two-point play.
The Comanches scored twice in the fourth quarter to go up 20-14 Ty Boedeker caught a halfback pass from Charles Haynes from 42 yards just a few seconds into the quarter and quarterback Brandon Cerny had a 3-yard run with 5:27 left in the game.
Hitchcock got the game winner with Parkers 37-yard touchdown pass to LeChristoper Wilson and Parker got the two-point conversion.
The Comanches are off this Friday and open district at Kenedy on Oct. 7.
GAME STATISTICSHitchcock 22, Shiner 20 September 23, 2016, 7:30 p.m. Bulldog Stadium, Hitchcock High School SCORING SUMMARY 1 2 3 4 F Shiner 6 0 0 14 -- 20 Hitchcock 0 8 6 8 -- 22 SCORING DETAILS: First Quarter S Dadrian Taylor 8 run (kick failed), 1:27 Second Quarter H Michael Parker 77 run (Xavian Hampton run), 8:14 Third Quarter H Tyrone Turner 9 run (run failed), 1:50 Fourth Quarter S Ty Boedeker 42 pass from Charles Haynes (pass failed), 11:40 S Brandon Cerny 3 run (Taylor run), 5:27 H LeChristoper Wilson 37 pass from Parker (Parker run), 1:08 TEAM STATISTICS: Shiner Hitchcock First downs 16 14 Rushes-yards 42-245 39-284 Passing yards 48 103 Passes 2-7-2 5-9 Penalties-yards 5-45 14-115 Fumbles-lost 2-1 2-1 Punts-aver 2-44.0 1-22.0 INDIVIDUAL STATISTICS: Rushing S: Dadrian Taylor 18-120, Brandon Cerny 18-97, Collin Bujnoch 3-17, Charles Haynes 3-11. H: Michael Parker 13-165, Xavian Hampton 11-55, Tyrone Turner 5-27, Drevian Archibald 5-19. Passing S: Haynes 1-2-0-42, Cerny 1-5-2-6. H: Parker 5-9-0-103. Receiving S: Ty Boedeker 2-48. H: LeChristoper Wilson 3-95, Carlos Frank 1-5, Archibald 1-3.
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