21 unanswered points by Halls doomed Daniel Boone, who ended their season with a 42-21 loss.
Daniel Boone opened the third quarter with a Noah Shelton scamper score with just under eight minutes remaining in the quarter.
The Red Devils would answer with an 8-yard score. However, the Blazers weren’t done. Facing a 4th and 8 just 23 yards from scoring, Shelton found Jake Chandler who dashed into the end zone and tied the contest at 21 with 10:37 remaining in the contest.
That is when Halls QB Caden Harbin found J.T. Feels for a 73-yard score and the Red Devils ran away with the contest.
Daniel Boone coach Jeremy Jenkins
Harbin, who was announced as a finalist for Tennessee Mr. Football in Class 5A before the contest, connected for six touchdowns on 16 of 32 passing for 258 yards. Matthew Runge-Gold hauled in four TD passes, while J.T. Feels caught the other two.
The Red Devils were able to get on the board first when Harbin Runge-Gold from nine yards out.
Daniel Boone was able to answer that score as they drove 50 yards in a drive that ended with a Shelton 14-yard scamper to tie the contest at 7 with 6:06 remaining.
Joe Ranegan recorded and interception but a block in the back pushed the Blazers back to their own 8-yard line. Once the Red Devils got the ball back, they were able to score when Harbin found Runge-Gold for a 14-yard screen pass that gave them the lead with 1:55 in the first quarter.
The Blazers were able to get a 4th and three and take over less than 50 yards from their own end zone, but they couldn’t take advantage of the field position, missing a 17-yard field goal with 5:45 remaining before the half.
Daniel Boone QB Noah Shelton