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The Mesquite (Gilbert, AZ) varsity football team lost Friday's home non-conference game against Desert Edge (Goodyear, AZ) by a score of 24-13.

Q1Q2Q3Q4Final
Desert Edge3140724
Mesquite070613
Final score provided by G. Chilelli.
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Box Score Stats

Desert Edge (16-17)

Mesquite (16-17)

58
Total Plays
44
20
First Downs
9
7
Penalties
5
62
Penalty Yards
35
23:37
Possession Time
25:13

Game Stats

Desert Edge

Passing

#Athlete NameCompAttYdsC %AvgTDIntLngQB Rate
Team Totals1014110.71411.01046118.2
14Tehran Thomas (Sr)1014110.71411.01046118.2
Mesquite

Passing

#Athlete NameCompAttYdsC %AvgTDIntLngQB Rate
Team Totals101353.7695.3112176.8
10Wade Sapergia (Jr)101353.7695.3112176.8
Desert Edge

Rushing

#Athlete NameCarYdsAvgLngTD
Team Totals513436.7462
14Tehran Thomas (Sr)251516.0462
23Roshaun Johnson (Sr)4112.85
26Rocky Perez (Jr)221818.239
Mesquite

Rushing

#Athlete NameCarYdsAvgLngTD
Team Totals221165.334
7Preston Smith (Sr)7618.734
34Joseph Eubanks (Sr)15553.710
Desert Edge

Receiving

#Athlete NameRecYdsAvgLngTD
Team Totals1011011.0461
11Kayden Kraus (Jr)231.52
23Roshaun Johnson (Sr)810713.4461
Mesquite

Receiving

#Athlete NameRecYdsAvgLngTD
Team Totals10535.3211
2Deandre Kelsey (Jr)3-1-0.34
4Robert Ortiz (Sr)3248.0141
34Joseph Eubanks (Sr)111.01
86C. Coleman (So)3299.721

Off. Fum and Pnk Blks

Desert Edge has not entered any off. fum and pnk blks stats.
Mesquite

Off. Fum and Pnk Blks

#Athlete NameFumLostPnk Blk
Team Totals1
10Wade Sapergia (Jr)1
Desert Edge

All Purpose Yards

#Athlete NameRushRecKRPRIRTotal
Team Totals34311081720498
1Daejzon Burton (Sr)2020
2T. Williams (Jr)1717
11Kayden Kraus (Jr)33
14Tehran Thomas (Sr)151151
23Roshaun Johnson (Sr)11107118
26Rocky Perez (Jr)1818189
Mesquite

All Purpose Yards

#Athlete NameRushRecKRPRIRTotal
Team Totals11653120289
2Deandre Kelsey (Jr)-16968
4Robert Ortiz (Sr)2424
7Preston Smith (Sr)6151112
34Joseph Eubanks (Sr)55156
86C. Coleman (So)2929
Desert Edge

Total Yards

#Athlete NamePassRushRecTotal
Team Totals110343110453
11Kayden Kraus (Jr)33
14Tehran Thomas (Sr)110151261
23Roshaun Johnson (Sr)11107118
26Rocky Perez (Jr)181181
Mesquite

Total Yards

#Athlete NamePassRushRecTotal
Team Totals5311653169
2Deandre Kelsey (Jr)-1-1
4Robert Ortiz (Sr)2424
7Preston Smith (Sr)6161
10Wade Sapergia (Jr)5353
34Joseph Eubanks (Sr)55156
86C. Coleman (So)2929
Desert Edge

Tackles

#Athlete NameSoloAsstTot TcklsTFL
Team Totals55318613.0
1Daejzon Burton (Sr)5272.0
2T. Williams (Jr)415
4Eric Marsh (Sr)5491.0
11Kayden Kraus (Jr)101
16Daniel Pullem (Sr)628
20M. Anderson (Jr)112
23Roshaun Johnson (Sr)3581.0
24Alex Maiz (So)011
25Milton Rodgers (So)6410
33N. Santana (Sr)101
35Mason Wright (Sr)3581.0
45Dante Blissit (Sr)6174.0
52Dylan Scovil (Jr)3141.0
54James Henderson (So)101
90D. Shackleford (Sr)1341.0
99Nassir Sims (So)91102.0
Mesquite

Tackles

#Athlete NameSoloAsstTot TcklsTFL
Team Totals5034841.0
3Jacob Guthrie (Sr)325
7Preston Smith (Sr)213
9M. Preston jr (Sr)9615
11Cole Westerlund (Jr)11
14Jacob Berry (Jr)66121.0
21Eddie Hopkins (Jr)33
25Jacob Henderson (So)358
27Billy Seitz (Jr)6410
36Cyrus Saragosa (So)33
40Riley Tuoti (Jr)22
44Holden Owen (So)22
47James Milano (Sr)11
50Joseph Ita (Sr)22
52Kerel Sangster (Jr)9514
89Robert Jordan (Jr)213
Desert Edge

Sacks

#Athlete NameSacksYdlHurs
Team Totals5.055
25Milton Rodgers (So)2.021
45Dante Blissit (Sr)2.02
52Dylan Scovil (Jr)2
90D. Shackleford (Sr)2
99Nassir Sims (So)1.01
Mesquite

Sacks

#Athlete NameSacksYdlHurs
Team Totals1.03
14Jacob Berry (Jr)1.03
Desert Edge

Interceptions

#Athlete NameIntInt YdsAvgPD
Team Totals12020.01
1Daejzon Burton (Sr)12020.0
2T. Williams (Jr)1
Mesquite

Interceptions

#Athlete NameIntInt YdsAvgPD
Team Totals1
25Jacob Henderson (So)1
Desert Edge

Fumbles and Blocks

#Athlete NameFmb RecFR YdsCausBlk PntsBlk FGs
Team Totals1
25Milton Rodgers (So)1
Mesquite

Fumbles and Blocks

#Athlete NameFmb RecFR YdsCausBlk PntsBlk FGs
Team Totals268
14Jacob Berry (Jr)168
52Kerel Sangster (Jr)10
Desert Edge

Kickoffs

#Athlete NameKOYdsAvgLngTB
Team Totals50
34Martin Guzman (Sr)50
Mesquite

Kickoffs

#Athlete NameKOYdsAvgLngTB
Team Totals37525.034
26Matt Brock (Jr)37525.034
Desert Edge

Punts

#Athlete NamePYdsAvgLngIn 20
Team Totals14040.0400
23Roshaun Johnson (Sr)14040.0400
Mesquite

Punts

#Athlete NamePYdsAvgLngIn 20
Team Totals518637.2451
26Matt Brock (Jr)518637.2451
Desert Edge

Kickoff Returns

#Athlete NameRetsYdsAvgLng
Team Totals188.08
26Rocky Perez (Jr)188.08
Mesquite

Kickoff Returns

#Athlete NameRetsYdsAvgLng
Team Totals512024.034
2Deandre Kelsey (Jr)36923.025
7Preston Smith (Sr)25125.534
Desert Edge

Punt Returns

#Athlete NameRetsYdsAvgLngFCKR Yds
Team Totals2178.511025
2T. Williams (Jr)2178.511017
26Rocky Perez (Jr)8
Mesquite

Punt Returns

#Athlete NameRetsYdsAvgLngFCKR Yds
Team Totals120
2Deandre Kelsey (Jr)69
7Preston Smith (Sr)51
Desert Edge

Points

#Athlete NameTDTD PtsConvSKick PtsTot Pts
Team Totals318624
14Tehran Thomas (Sr)21212
18J. Sangillo (Jr)66
23Roshaun Johnson (Sr)166
Mesquite

Points

#Athlete NameTDTD PtsConvSKick PtsTot Pts
Team Totals212113
4Robert Ortiz (Sr)166
14Jacob Berry (Jr)166
26Matt Brock (Jr)11
Desert Edge

PATs and Field Goals

#Athlete NamePATAtt%FGAtt%LngTot
Team Totals331.0111.0336
18J. Sangillo (Jr)331.0111.0336
Mesquite

PATs and Field Goals

#Athlete NamePATAtt%FGAtt%LngTot
Team Totals12.51
26Matt Brock (Jr)12.51
Desert Edge

Touchdowns

#Athlete NameTDRushTDRecTD FRTD IRTD PRTD KORTD Tot
Team Totals213
14Tehran Thomas (Sr)22
23Roshaun Johnson (Sr)11
Mesquite

Touchdowns

#Athlete NameTDRushTDRecTD FRTD IRTD PRTD KORTD Tot
Team Totals112
4Robert Ortiz (Sr)11
14Jacob Berry (Jr)11

Game Story

Arizona High School Football - Mesquite drops to Desert Edge

September 16, 2016: Gilbert, AZ 85233

In Friday's non-league game, the Desert Edge Scorpions (Goodyear, AZ) football team knocked off the host Mesquite Wildcats (Gilbert, AZ), by a final score of 24-13.

The Scorpions (5-0) will now prepare for their game against Agua Fria (Avondale, AZ). The Owls come into the 5A Desert West game with a 1-4 record.

The Wildcats now hold a 4-1 record. They take the field next when they travel to Kellis for a non-league game on Friday, September 23. Mesquite will battle a Cougars team coming off a 54-27 non-league win over Arcadia (Phoenix, AZ). The Cougars record now stands at 4-0.

Coaches Summary

First Quarter

DE-Kayden Kraus 26 FG

Second Quarter

DE- Tehran Thomas 4 run Kayden Kraus kick
M-Robert Ortiz 2 pass from Wade Sapergia, Matt Brock kick
DE-Rocky Perez 3 run Kayden Kraus kick

Third Quarter

NO SCORING

Fourth Quarter

DE-Roshaun Johnson 10 pass from Tehran Thomas, Kayden Kraus kick
M- Jacob Berry 68 Fumble Recovery, kick failed

JB BrownWildcats Reporter
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  1. Check In

    1st Quarter
    3 - 0 The scorer has checked in. Desert Edge 3, Mesquite 0
    Posted @ 7:07p
  2. Game Attendance

    1st Quarter
    Attendance At least 1,000
    Posted @ 7:08p
  3. Field Conditions

    1st Quarter
    Field Conditions Dry
    Posted @ 7:08p
  4. Weather Conditions

    1st Quarter
    Weather Conditions Fair
    Posted @ 7:08p
  5. 9 - 0

    Rushing Touchdown

    Desert Edge1st Quarter ~10 minutes to go
    Desert Edge - #14 Tehran Thomas with a 5 Yd Rushing TD. Desert Edge 9, Mesquite 0
    Posted @ 7:25p
  6. 10 - 0

    Made Point After

    Desert Edge1st Quarter ~10 minutes to go
    Desert Edge - PAT Good. Desert Edge 10, Mesquite 0
    Posted @ 7:25p
  7. 10 - 0

    End of 1st Quarter

    2nd Quarter
    Desert Edge 10, Mesquite 0
    Posted @ 7:25p
  8. 10 - 6

    Passing Touchdown

    Mesquite2nd Quarter ~6 minutes to go
    Mesquite - 3 Yd pass completed for a TD. Desert Edge 10, Mesquite 6
    Posted @ 7:38p
  9. 10 - 7

    Made Point After

    Mesquite2nd Quarter ~6 minutes to go
    Mesquite - PAT Good. Desert Edge 10, Mesquite 7
    Posted @ 7:38p
  10. 16 - 7

    Rushing Touchdown

    Desert Edge2nd Quarter ~3 minutes to go
    Desert Edge - #14 Tehran Thomas with a 3 Yd Rushing TD. Desert Edge 16, Mesquite 7
    Posted @ 7:45p
  11. 17 - 7

    Made Point After

    Desert Edge2nd Quarter ~3 minutes to go
    Desert Edge - PAT Good. Desert Edge 17, Mesquite 7
    Posted @ 7:45p
  12. 17 - 7

    Halftime

    Halftime
    Desert Edge 17, Mesquite 7
    Posted @ 8:13p
  13. 17 - 7

    Start of 3rd Quarter

    Desert Edge3rd Quarter
    Desert Edge to kick off to Mesquite.
    Posted @ 8:13p
  14. 17 - 7

    Start of 3rd Quarter

    Desert Edge3rd Quarter
    Desert Edge to kick off to Mesquite.
    Posted @ 8:13p
  15. 17 - 7

    End of 3rd Quarter

    4th Quarter
    Desert Edge 17, Mesquite 7
    Posted @ 8:36p
  16. 17 - 7

    End of Game

    Final
    Desert Edge 17, Mesquite 7
    Posted @ 8:37p

Highlight Videos

Game Photos

Photos by Darin Sicurello

Players of the Game

Desert Edge (16-17)

Desert Edge has not selected any Players of the Game.

Mesquite (16-17)

Congratulations to #14 Jacob Berry (overall), #7 Preston Smith (offensive), #52 Kerel Sangster (defensive) and #2 Deandre Kelsey (special teams) for being selected the Mesquite Football Players of the Game.

  • Jacob Berry (Overall)
  • Preston Smith (Offensive)
  • Kerel Sangster (Defensive)
  • Deandre Kelsey (Special Teams)

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Matchup Video

Rankings & Records

Desert Edge (16-17)

NationalAZDiv.
562154
OverallSectionHomeAwayNeutralWin %Section %PFPA
10-35-16-24-00-1.769.833424182

Mesquite (16-17)

NationalAZDiv.
1,375257
OverallSectionHomeAwayNeutralWin %Section %PFPA
8-42-22-36-00-1.667.500316233

Team Scoring Averages

Q1Q2Q3Q4Final
Desert Edge
15.113.22.23.232.6
Mesquite
7.65.84.88.126.3

Desert Edge

Mesquite

  • Recap: Mesquite vs. Playoffs 2016
  • Matchup: Mesquite vs. Kellis 2016
  • Matchup: Mesquite vs. Campo Verde 2016

Team Stat Comparison

Desert EdgeMesquite
280.2Rushing Yards Per Game194.8
105.9Passing Yards Per Game119.4
386.2Total Yards Per Game314.3
69.1Tackles Per Game63.7
3.9Sacks Per Game2.9
32.2Points Per Game26.3

Team Leaders

Desert EdgeMesquiteNational Avg.
#14 Tehran Thomas124.8Rushing Yards Per Game#34 Joseph Eubanks84.220.9
#14 Tehran Thomas106.3Passing Yards Per Game#10 Wade Sapergia79.940.9
#14 Tehran Thomas231.2Total Yards Per Game#7 Preston Smith92.036.1
#25 Milton Rodgers7.5Tackles Per Game#52 Kerel Sangster8.92.8
#45 Dante Blissit1.8Sacks Per Game#89 Robert Jordan0.80.2
#14 Tehran Thomas10.7Points Per Game#4 Robert Ortiz5.52.0

Record Breakdown

Desert Edge (16-17)

Mesquite (16-17)

10-3
Overall
8-4
5-1
League
2-2
5-1
Non-League
5-1
1-0
Head to Head
0-1
0-0
Common Opponent
0-0
6-2
Home
2-3
4-0
Away
6-0
0-1
Neutral
0-1
0-1
Playoff
1-1
10-3
In-State
8-4
0-0
Out-of-State
0-0