Tehachapi at BCHS

October 29, 2010

Warrior Cameron King #55 leads the way for running back Phil Rhodes #22
in the Tehachapi-Bakersfield Christian game Friday night in Bakersfield. The Warriors
prevailed 41-16 for their 3rd straight SSL win. Photo Credit: Becky Flick

Warriors 1st Half Grounds The Eagles

Posted October 29, 2010, by Tom Shea, The Bakersfield Californian

BAKERSFIELD The Warriors reeled off a pair of two 50 yard touchdown runs in the first quarter to pull away early from Bakersfield Christian in an eventual 41-16 win on the road.

Jorge Garcia led Tehachapi (7-1; 3-0 SSL) with 117 yards on just five carries, scoring twice in the first half. Phil Rhodes and Marcus Curiel also combined for 140 yards and two scores to help pad the victory.

Other game highlights included a 79 yard punt by Travis Farewell, who also had four touchbacks on kickoffs.

With the win, Steve Denman secured his 250th win as head coach of the Warrior program. Overall, Denman is a remarkable 250-95-4 in 29 seasons for Tehachapi.

For Bakersfield Christian, Daniel Bligh had five catches for 64 yards, while Hayden Kuchta had 70 yards passing and 49 yards rushing in the second half.

Warrior Cameron King #55 has a rare opportunity to run the ball against the
Golden Eagles Friday night in Bakersfield. Photo Credit: Becky Flick

1st2nd3rd 4thFinal
Tehachapi  14 20   7  0 41
BCHS  0  7   0  9 16

The Scoring:

1st Quarter:

Teh Lange 50 yard run (Farewell kick)
Teh Garcia 52 yard run (Farewell kick)

2nd Quarter:

Teh Garcia 56 yard run (kick failed)
BC Carlin 1 yard run (Wind kick)
Teh Rhodes 68 yard run (Farewell kick)
Teh Lange 21 yard pass from Garrett (Farewell kick)

3rd Quarter:

Teh Curiel 44 yard run (Farewell kick)

4th Quarter:

BC Errant punt snap safety
BC Kuchta 4 yard run (Wind kick)


First Downs517
Passing Yards21174
Total Yards377262