ST. PETERSBURG — Tony Jones and Jaquan Fuller each scored a pair of rushing touchdowns to lead St. Petersburg Catholic to a victory against Lennard. Fuller, a junior running back and defensive back, rushed for 116 yards and had a 60-yard kick return. After Lennard fumbled on the second play from scrimmage, St. Pete Catholic took over on Lennard’s 40-yard line and used a five-play drive that culminated in Jones’ 1-yard touchdown run for the opening score. Fuller then took an end-around 22 yards for a touchdown that made it 14-7.
Lennard tied the game at 7 when quarterback Diontae Johnson found receiver Tre Jones, who broke free from the defense on a 49-yard touchdown. With the score 28-7 in the third quarter, Lennard scored 16 unanswered points behind Johnson’s 4-yard touchdown run, a safety and Danny Cooper’s 60-yard punt return touchdown. St. Pete Catholic put the game away on Jones’ 1-yard touchdown run late in the fourth. Tony Jones finished with 80 yards rushing . Lennard 0 7 7 15 — 29 SPC 7 7 14 14 — 42 S – Jones 1 run (Vallario kick) L – Jones 49 pass from Johnson (Shaw kick) S – Fuller 22 run (Vallario kick) S – White 33 pass from Sheehan (Vallario kick) S – Williams 2 run (Vallario kick) L – Johnson 4 rush (Shaw kick) L – Safety, punter tackled in end zone L – Cooper 60 punt return S – Fuller 2 run (Vallario kick) L – Daniel 1 run (Shaw kick) S – Jones 1 run (Spelich kick)