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Haskins leads Falcons to 53-14 rout of Southeast

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Senior quarterback Garrett Haskins will credit the 53-14 romp over the SE Buffaloes to a team effort, but there is little doubt his veteran leadership was at the heart of the Falcon’s win Thursday night.

Haskins accounted for four of the Falcons touchdowns – three on the ground and a 20-yd pass to receiver Malcolm Ganther. Complementing Haskins’ performance was the power running of the Heights’ backfield led by senior tailback Rodney Murphy who racked up 98 yards on five carries with two touchdowns.

The Falcon offensive line controlled the line of scrimmage throughout the game and provide Haskins with good protection, which is key after Haskins was sideline last year just before the playoffs with a broken ankle.

On defense the Falcons stuffed the Buffaloes, holding them scoreless until the 6:44 mark of the third quarter.

Heights Highlights

Scoring
Haskins 26 run
Murphy 2 run
Haskins 64 run
Ganther 20-yd pass from Haskins
Haskins 10 run
Murphy 45 run
Belin 26 run
The Falcons’ final score was a safety
Urbina added 6 PATs

Rushing leaders
Murphy 5-98
Haskins 7-93
Belin 5-66
Williams 5-57
Scott 10-52
Gulder  6-17
Edwards 1-7
Kirkendoll 1-7
Brown 1-5

Receiving leaders
Ganther 1-20
Hines 1-12

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