Warrior QB AJ Barcelona signals touchdown as the Warriors score against Wasco. (Photo by Tom Shea, thswarriors.com)
WASCO -- The Tehachapi High football team took advantage of five Wasco turnovers Friday night en route to a 35-0 victory in the South Sequoia League opener for both teams.
Warriors running back Tanner Hutchinson scored on Tehachapi's first play from scrimmage following the first of four Wasco fumbles for a 7-0 lead.
Hutchinson finished with 152 yards on just 15 carries.
Jeremy Clark crashed in from one yard out and capped Tehachapi's scoring with a 27-yard run in the fourth quarter.
Tehachapi converted two third-quarter turnovers by the Tigers into touchdowns. Kris Haycock scored both, on runs of 1 and 11 yards.
The Warriors (1-0 SSL, 3-3 overall) outrushed the Tigers (0-1 SSL, 1-5) 236-83.
Gustavo Soto led Wasco with 79 yards on 19 carries.
Teh - Hutchinson 42 run (Haycock kick)
Teh - Clark 1 run (Haycock kick)
Teh - Haycock 1 run (Haycock run)
Teh - Haycock 11 run (kick failed)
Teh - Clark 27 run (Haycock kick)
Rushing--Tehachapi, Hutchinson 15-152, Clark 8-68, Haycock 5-13, Lange 5-10, Wright 1-9, Hernandez 5-5, Royer 1-4; Wasco, Soto 19-79, Garcia 6-3, Moreno 1-2, Villanueva 4-8.
Passing--Tehachapi, Barcelona 1-4-0-43, Haycock 2-2-0-24, Royer 0-1-0-0; Wasco, Garcia 5-14-1-52.
Receiving--Tehachapi, Haycock 1-43, Papac 1-15, Hutchinson 1-9; Wasco, Wallace 3-28, Ortiz 2-24.
Records--Tehachapi (1-0 SSL, 3-3), Wasco (0-1 SSL, 1-5).
JV--Tehachapi 28, Wasco 14.