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The Merkel (TX) varsity football team lost Thursday's neutral non-conference game against Eastland (TX) by a score of 42-20.

Game Details: Shotwell Stadium, Abilene, TX

Q1Q2Q3Q4Final
Eastland02114742
Merkel660820
Final score provided by J. Cornelius.
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Box Score Stats

Eastland (17-18)

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Merkel (17-18)

57
Total Plays
60
17
First Downs
10
7
Penalties
4
49
Penalty Yards
29

Game Stats

Eastland

Passing

#Athlete NameCompAttYdsC %AvgTDIntLngQB Rate
Team Totals2432476.75019.82413297.9
8Behren Morton (Fr)1216238.75019.8126697.9
14Zach Brown (Jr)1216238.75019.8126697.9
Merkel

Passing

#Athlete NameCompAttYdsC %AvgTDIntLngQB Rate
Team Totals102087.5008.7012241.0
30Cole Wilkerson102087.5008.7012241.0
Eastland

Rushing

#Athlete NameCarYdsAvgLngTD
Team Totals271144.2722
3JD Davis18854.7131
7B. Blackwell (Sr)15151.0511
8Behren Morton (Fr)4-11-2.840
14Zach Brown (Jr)4-11-2.840
Merkel

Rushing

#Athlete NameCarYdsAvgLngTD
Team Totals311053.4411
1Jonah White (Jr)2-5-2.500
14Balus Holden (Sr)7121.750
30Cole Wilkerson8475.9170
34Brady Bilbrey (Sr)14513.6191
Eastland

Receiving

#Athlete NameRecYdsAvgLngTD
Team Totals1123621.51181
2Blake Sharp (Sr)23618.0340
7B. Blackwell (Sr)514629.2661
25Bo Browning (Sr)45413.5180
Merkel

Receiving

#Athlete NameRecYdsAvgLngTD
Team Totals11877.9470
1Jonah White (Jr)3206.7100
4Jakob Dearing (Jr)188.080
7David Hadley (Jr)177.070
11C. Herriott (Sr)100.000
11C. Herriott (Sr)100.000
12Zach Owens (Sr)45213.0220
Eastland

Off. Fum and Pnk Blks

#Athlete NameFumLostPnk Blk
Team Totals11
7B. Blackwell (Sr)11
Merkel

Off. Fum and Pnk Blks

#Athlete NameFumLostPnk Blk
Team Totals22
30Cole Wilkerson11
34Brady Bilbrey (Sr)11
Eastland

All Purpose Yards

#Athlete NameRushRecKRPRIRTotal
Team Totals114236430393
2Blake Sharp (Sr)364040
3JD Davis8585
7B. Blackwell (Sr)5114639236
8Behren Morton (Fr)-11-11
14Zach Brown (Jr)-11-11
25Bo Browning (Sr)5454
Merkel

All Purpose Yards

#Athlete NameRushRecKRPRIRTotal
Team Totals10587156099447
1Jonah White (Jr)-5209099204
4Jakob Dearing (Jr)88
7David Hadley (Jr)77
12Zach Owens (Sr)5254106
14Balus Holden (Sr)1212
30Cole Wilkerson4747
34Brady Bilbrey (Sr)5151
80Oj Cano (Sr)1212
Eastland

Total Yards

#Athlete NamePassRushRecTotal
Team Totals476114236590
2Blake Sharp (Sr)3636
3JD Davis8585
7B. Blackwell (Sr)51146197
8Behren Morton (Fr)238-11227
14Zach Brown (Jr)238-11227
25Bo Browning (Sr)5454
Merkel

Total Yards

#Athlete NamePassRushRecTotal
Team Totals8710587192
1Jonah White (Jr)-52015
4Jakob Dearing (Jr)88
7David Hadley (Jr)77
12Zach Owens (Sr)5252
14Balus Holden (Sr)1212
30Cole Wilkerson8747134
34Brady Bilbrey (Sr)5151

Tackles

Eastland has not entered any tackles stats.
Merkel

Tackles

#Athlete NameSoloAsstTot TcklsTFL
Team Totals138910217.0
1Jonah White (Jr)156
4Jakob Dearing (Jr)11
7David Hadley (Jr)1561.0
8Hunter Seaton (Sr)145
12Zach Owens (Sr)1561.0
14Balus Holden (Sr)1891.0
20Garin Walters (Jr)1341.0
22Carson Parker (Jr)11
30Cole Wilkerson213153.0
33Rylan Holloway (Jr)311145.0
34Brady Bilbrey (Sr)212143.0
52Trey Thompson (Sr)881.0
55J. Maples (Sr)551.0
73Adriel Perez (Jr)11
77T. White-oneal (Jr)55
78Caden Carmack (Jr)11
80Oj Cano (Sr)11

Sacks

Eastland has not entered any sacks stats.
Merkel

Sacks

#Athlete NameSacksYdlHurs
Team Totals2.012
34Brady Bilbrey (Sr)1.010
77T. White-oneal (Jr)1.02
Eastland

Interceptions

#Athlete NameIntInt YdsAvgPD
Team Totals100.0
2Blake Sharp (Sr)100.0
Merkel

Interceptions

#Athlete NameIntInt YdsAvgPD
Team Totals29949.5
1Jonah White (Jr)29949.5

Fumbles and Blocks

Eastland has not entered any fumbles and blocks stats.
Merkel

Fumbles and Blocks

#Athlete NameFmb RecFR YdsCausBlk PntsBlk FGs
Team Totals110100
8Hunter Seaton (Sr)1100
20Garin Walters (Jr)001

Kickoffs

Eastland has not entered any kickoffs stats.
Merkel

Kickoffs

#Athlete NameKOYdsAvgLngTB
Team Totals421854.560
12Zach Owens (Sr)421854.560
Eastland

Punts

#Athlete NamePYdsAvgLngIn 20
Team Totals417644.0572
7B. Blackwell (Sr)417644.0572
Merkel

Punts

#Athlete NamePYdsAvgLngIn 20
Team Totals828936.1551
12Zach Owens (Sr)828936.1551
Eastland

Kickoff Returns

#Athlete NameRetsYdsAvgLng
Team Totals34314.331
2Blake Sharp (Sr)144.04
7B. Blackwell (Sr)23919.527
Merkel

Kickoff Returns

#Athlete NameRetsYdsAvgLng
Team Totals715622.3127
1Jonah White (Jr)19090.090
12Zach Owens (Sr)45413.530
80Oj Cano (Sr)2126.07
Eastland

Punt Returns

#Athlete NameRetsYdsAvgLngFCKR Yds
Team Totals43
2Blake Sharp (Sr)4
7B. Blackwell (Sr)39
Merkel

Punt Returns

#Athlete NameRetsYdsAvgLngFCKR Yds
Team Totals100.000156
1Jonah White (Jr)90
8Hunter Seaton (Sr)100.0000
12Zach Owens (Sr)54
80Oj Cano (Sr)12
Eastland

Points

#Athlete NameTDTD PtsConvSKick PtsTot Pts
Team Totals3180119
3JD Davis1606
7B. Blackwell (Sr)2120113
Merkel

Points

#Athlete NameTDTD PtsConvSKick PtsTot Pts
Team Totals162008
14Balus Holden (Sr)0022
34Brady Bilbrey (Sr)16006
Eastland

PATs and Field Goals

#Athlete NamePATAtt%FGAtt%LngTot
Team Totals111.00001
7B. Blackwell (Sr)111.00001
Merkel

PATs and Field Goals

#Athlete NamePATAtt%FGAtt%LngTot
Team Totals02.00000
12Zach Owens (Sr)02.00000
Eastland

Touchdowns

#Athlete NameTDRushTDRecTD FRTD IRTD PRTD KORTD Tot
Team Totals210003
3JD Davis11
7B. Blackwell (Sr)1102
Merkel

Touchdowns

#Athlete NameTDRushTDRecTD FRTD IRTD PRTD KORTD Tot
Team Totals1001011
1Jonah White (Jr)000110
34Brady Bilbrey (Sr)11

Conversions

Eastland has not entered any conversions stats.
Merkel

Conversions

#Athlete NameCRushCRecConv Tot
Team Totals101
14Balus Holden (Sr)11
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Recap Video

Highlight Videos

Players of the Game

Eastland (17-18)

Eastland has not selected any Players of the Game.
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Merkel (17-18)

Congratulations to #30 Cole Wilkerson (overall), #34 Brady Bilbrey (offensive), #33 Rylan Holloway (defensive) and #1 Jonah White (special teams) for being selected the Merkel Football Players of the Game.

  • Cole Wilkerson (Overall)
  • Brady Bilbrey (Offensive)
  • Rylan Holloway (Defensive)
  • Jonah White (Special Teams)

Matchup Video

Rankings & Records

Eastland (17-18)

NationalTXSectionState Div.
3,1143719916
OverallDistrictHomeAwayNeutralWin %District %PFPA
8-54-15-21-22-1.615.800376254
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Merkel (17-18)

NationalTXSectionState Div.
5,07954813740
OverallDistrictHomeAwayNeutralWin %District %PFPA
7-62-32-22-23-2.538.400334275

Team Scoring Averages

Q1Q2Q3Q4Final
Eastland
6.28.94.86.328.9
Merkel7.24.37.97.925.7

Eastland

  • Recap: Eastland vs. Clyde 2017
  • Matchup: Eastland vs. Tolar 2017
  • Matchup: Eastland vs. Bangs 2017

Merkel

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  • Merkel football highlights Early
  • Merkel football highlights Brady
  • Recap: Merkel vs. Early 2017

Team Stat Comparison

EastlandMerkel
8.8Rushing Yards Per Game221.8
36.6Passing Yards Per Game106.8
45.4Total Yards Per Game328.5
-Tackles Per Game92.7
-Sacks Per Game2.0
1.5Points Per Game22.9

Team Leaders

EastlandMerkelNational Avg.
#3 JD Davis85.0Rushing Yards Per Game#34 Brady Bilbrey70.521.4
#14 Zach Brown238.0Passing Yards Per Game#30 Cole Wilkerson104.945.7
#14 Zach Brown227.0Total Yards Per Game#30 Cole Wilkerson166.836.9
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Tackles Per Game#33 Rylan Holloway12.92.9
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Sacks Per Game#52 Trey Thompson0.50.2
#7 Bryson Blackwell13.0Points Per Game#1 Jonah White6.52.1

Record Breakdown

Eastland (17-18)

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Merkel (17-18)

8-5
Overall
7-6
4-1
League
2-3
3-3
Non-League
3-2
1-0
Head to Head
0-1
2-1
Common Opponent
1-3
5-2
Home
2-2
1-2
Away
2-2
2-1
Neutral
3-2
1-1
Playoff
2-1
8-5
In-State
7-6
0-0
Out-of-State
0-0