At Foothills, the Falcons (5-2) bounced back from their loss to Canyon del Oro by compiling 508 yards on offense en route to a blowout win over Flowing Wells (1-6). Freshman quarterback Rhett Rodriguez led the aerial attack with 206 passing yards and two touchdowns.
• Highlight reel: Senior Connor Kobylinski, who filled in for Rodriguez, took off for 75 yards on his first snap in the fourth quarter to extend Foothills’ lead to 60 points.
• Player of the game: Falcons senior running back Ty Cruz had a busy game on the ground, rushing for 167 yards and four touchdowns.
• By the numbers: 3. The Falcons defense registered three interceptions, including a 34-yard return for a score by defensive back Tommy Ciaccio.
• He said it: “I am real pleased with the pick-up of the offense and Rhett’s progress.” — Foothills head coach Jeff Scurran