Manvel pounces on Rosenberg Terry 41-6


MANVEL — De'Monte Seymore and Ty Harris combined for five touchdowns to lead Manvel to a solid 41-6 win over the Rosenberg Terry Rangers.

Seymore scored on runs of 9, 11, and 6 yards while Harris scored on runs of 3 and 1 yards to help the Mavs to outrush Terry 282 yards to 75 yards.

In addition to the ground attack, junior quarterback Kaiden Smith was 17-of-28 passing for 210 yards with one touchdown and one INT.

Manvel scored on their first possession of the game with Seymore capping off the drive with a 9-yard run. Antonio Rodriquez added the PAT for a 7-0 lead with 9:23 left in the opening quarter.

It took Terry only 16 seconds to answer as Michael Odom return the ensuing kickoff 79-yards for a touchdown. The PAT missed the mark and the Mavs had a 7-6 lead with 9:07 remaining in the first period.

That would be the only time the Rangers would score as the Manvel defense shut them down the rest of the game while running off 34 unanswered points on offense.

Manvel would increase the lead to 14-6 as Harris scored on a 3-yard run with 6:45 left in the first frame.

Harris would add his second touchdown early in the second period with a 1-yard plunge to increase the lead to 21-6.

With 8:01 left in the first half, Smith would find Kelby Williams open on a 7-yard scoring toss to post a 28-6 halftime lead.

Manvel added two more scores in the third quarter as Seymore scored both touchdowns as the Mavs closed out the game 41-6. No one scored in the final period.

Seymore had 10 carries for 96 yards and three TDs while Harris had eight totes for 60 yards and two scores.

Williams had four catches for 51 yards and one TD, Isaiah King had two grabs for 51 yards, and Andre Thompson had five receptions for 37 yards.

Manvel will host Fort Bend Hightower on Thursday, September 23 at 7:00 p.m. at Freedom Field in a District 10-5A Div. I showdown. The Mavs are now 3-1 overall and 2-0 in league play.