Mingus Union football routs Lee Williams on Homecoming

Mingus senior Chaz Taylor catches a touchdown pass during the Marauders’ 48-14 win to over Lee Williams at home on Friday night. Taylor had 102 yards receiving. VVN/Vyto Starinskas

Mingus senior Chaz Taylor catches a touchdown pass during the Marauders’ 48-14 win to over Lee Williams at home on Friday night. Taylor had 102 yards receiving. VVN/Vyto Starinskas

AIA week 6 scores

4A Grand Canyon

Bradshaw Mountain 28, Coconino 14

Canyon Del Oro 35, Prescott 23

Flagstaff 42, Mohave 21

2A Verde

Trivium Prep 34, Scottsdale Prep 0

Parker 38, ASU Preparatory Academy 6

Tonopah Valley 62, Valley Lutheran 7

North Pointe Prep 79, Glendale Prep 24

6A

Chandler 42, Desert Ridge 13

Trevor G. Browne 38, North 20

Pinnacle 41, Valley Vista 25

5A

Notre Dame Prep 58, Cactus Shadows 14

Higley 63, Maricopa 14

Sunrise Mountain 20, Verrado 19

4A

Mesquite 45, Seton Catholic Prep 14

Catalina Foothills 31, Pueblo 12

Shadow Mountain 14, Apache Junction 13

Barry Goldwater 34, Deer Valley 13

Desert Edge 27, Peoria 22

Estrella Foothills 42, Dysart 7

Glendale 35, Walden Grove 14

Greenway 55, Buckeye Union 14

Moon Valley 10, Marcos de Niza 7

Rincon/University 51, Palo Verde Magnet 45

Saguaro 70, Arcadia 14

Sahuaro 48, Sunnyside 0

Salpointe Catholic 27, Tucson 3

Douglas 7, Silver City (N.M.) Silver 3

Tempe 50, Cortez 0

Thunderbird 18, Lake Havasu 0

Combs 20, Vista Grande 19

Cactus 48, Youngker 15

Gila Ridge 43, Yuma 14

3A

Wickenburg 62, Coronado 12

Paradise Honors 56, Kingman 0

Odyssey Institute 48, Chino Valley 3

Payson 16, Chinle 0

Sabino 21, Benjamin Franklin 14

Window Rock 20, Holbrook 12

Winslow 47, Tuba City 0

2A

Alchesay 59, Many Farms 6

Benson 61, Heritage Academy Laveen 0

Morenci Jr./Sr. 64, Bisbee 20

Chandler Prep 26, Miami 0

Hopi 44, Greyhills Academy 0

Monument Valley 58, Pinon 14

Round Valley 28, Phoenix Christian 21

Red Mesa 58, Rock Point 0

San Manuel Jr./Sr. 47, Santa Rita 28

Scottsdale Christian 47, Tempe Prep 0

Thatcher 48, Santa Cruz Valley 6

Pima 52, Tombstone 25

Arizona Lutheran 44, Willcox 12

1A

Williams 42, Mogollon 40

Mayer 64, Mohave Accelerated 16

Bagdad 28, Anthem Prep 22

Arete Prep 58, NFL Yet HS and JH 36

Mingus Union football bounced back on Friday with a blowout win over Lee Williams.

The Marauders (4-2, 1-1 Grand Canyon) snapped their two game losing streak with a 48-14 win over the Volunteers (2-4, 0-2) on Homecoming.

Mingus Union improved to 4-0 at home after dropping their first two road games.

The Marauders jumped out to a 7-0 lead in the first quarter and after leading 27-14 at the half, outscored the Vols 21-0 in the second half to cruise to the win.

Senior quarterback Antoine Zabala passed for 162 yards, going 10-16 with four touchdowns and earning a 135.9 quarterback rating.

Senior running back Alex Nelson returned to action after being suspended for the two point loss at Coconino to rush for 86 yards on 14 carries, a 6.1 average and two scores.

Five Marauders caught passes, led by five from senior and Homecoming king Chaz Taylor, who had 102 yard receiving, including a 39-yard reception and scored two touchdowns. Nelson and senior Kendrew Streck also had receiving touchdowns.

On defense Streck had two sacks. Nelson also had two interceptions.

Senior kicker Danny Rodriguez made six extra points on six tries.

Mingus Union football next travels to Mohave (2-3, 0-1) on Friday. The Thunderbirds opened region play with a 42-21 loss to Flagstaff at home.

The Marauders’ next home game is against first place Bradshaw Mountain (6-0, 2-0) on Oct. 12 in their final home game of the season. BM won the battle of unbeatens 28-14 over Coconino on the road on Friday.

Bradshaw Mountain is 6-0 for the first time since 1986.

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