Paonia remains undefeated in 1A Western Slope League play after thrashing Lake County, 52-0, Friday night at Paonia Town Park.
Paonia led 26-0 by the end of the first period.
The Eagles had 331 yards rushing, with Will Austin carrying for 144 yards and three touchdowns in nine carries. Taylor Walters had three carries for 69 yards and one touchdown, and opened the second half by returing an interception 25 yards for a score.
Quinonez was good for four PATs and a 26-yard touchdown run.
Jesse Reed contributed 53 yards in nine carries to the Eagles' running game, and Tony Darling and Travis Voight combined for 28 yards.
Quarterback Ty Coats was one for three, connecting on a 15-yard touchdown pass to TK Kendall.
Tony Darling and Gunnar Chesnik led the defense with four tackles each; with Reed, Landon Ochks, Morgan Rieder and Joel Simianer each adding three. Jared Byrge had three tackles and a fumble recovery, and Logan Schopp contributed a sack and forced a fumble.
Paonia is now 3-0 in the WSL and will host Hotchkiss this Friday at 7 p.m.blog comments powered by Disqus