Perry Shazier

SUNNYSIDE 47, SAHUARO 7


Tucson, Arizona | Published: 10.03.2009

On homecoming night at Sunnyside, the Blue Devils cruised to a victory over the Cougars (2-4) with a strong showing in the second half, moving to 5-0 on the season.

• Highlight reel: Sahuaro's only touchdown came on a 65-yard run by junior QB Kevin Ackerly. He finished with 196 yards rushing.

• Player of the game: Sunnyside QB Perry Shazier had touchdown runs of 16 and 45 yards, finishing with 116 on the ground and 97 through the air.

• By the numbers: 17. Passing yards the Blue Devils defense allowed. Sunnyside also had three interceptions.

• He said it: "We played a much-better second half. Our guys have to learn how to play a complete 48 minutes of football." — Sunnyside coach Richard Sanchez

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