Kirkwood Dominates Parkway Central to Advance to State Championship

The undefeated Kirkwood Pioneers beat Parkway Central 42-7. Kirkwood will play Fort Osage in the State Championship on Friday at 7:30pm.

Kirkwood (12-0) 21 7 14 0 42 Parkway Central (11-2) 7 0 0 0 7

First quarter
K: Clyde Benson 9 pass from Jordan Bishop (Andrew Phillips kick), 9:27
K: Jarrod Bishop 20 pass from Jordan Bishop (Andrew Phillips kick), 6:31
P: Johnny Naughton 45 pass from Zach Lazenby (Zach Lazenby kick), 4:47
K: Ramon Alton 3 run (Andrew Phillips kick), 1:13
Second quarter
K: Jordan Bishop 2 run (Andrew Phillips kick), 6:04
Third quarter
K: Antonio Weston 12 pass from Jordan Bishop (Andrew Phillips kick), 10:48
K: Blake Goddard 62 run (Andrew Phillips kick), 7:11

  • QB Jordan Bishop finished the game 11 of 16 for 123 yards passing & 3 TDs.  He also ran the ball 11 times for 57 yards and 1 TD.
  • RB Ramon Alton ran the ball 11 times for 65 yards and 1 TD.
  • The Pioneer defense forced 5 turnovers and held the Colts offense without a first down until halfway through the second quarter.
  • The Pioneer defense held Parkway Central to 75 yards rushing on 25 attempts (3.0 yards per carry).

What is Next: Kirkwood vs. Fort Osage!  The Class 5 State Championship game will be held on Friday, November 23 at 7:30pm at the Edward Jones Dome.  Ticket and broadcast information for the quarterfinal matchup will be included in the preview article here on Kirkwood Patch! 

Turkey Day:  The Turkey Day Game will be played on Thanksgiving at noon at Moss Field in Webster Groves by freshmen and sophomores.  Also don't miss the Chili Cook-Off and Pep Rally on Wednesday night at Kirkwood High School.

Complete stats have been entered on Sports Stats' Online System and should be available overnight at: http://stats.stlhighschoolsports.com/sports/football/stats/event429072.php

For the quickest Kirkwood Football updates: http://twitter.com/KirkwoodFB and http://twitter.com/KirkwoodFBScore

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