On Friday, Lakewood put the finishing touches on their 3rd blowout victory of the season. They steamrollered Orting 41-6. Lakewood were expected to win, but the margin was definitely larger than the state rankings had forecast.
Lakewood's offense rushed out of the gates and came up with 21 first-half points. Meanwhile, Orting couldn't get anything going offensively, leaving the score at 21-0 heading into the break. Lakewood put the contest away in the third quarter with 13 points from the offense and six points allowed from the defense.
Lakewood will stay at home next week against Burlington-Edison at 7:00 PM. Unlike Lakewood, Burlington-Edison will be limping in after taking a loss. Orting will look to defend their home turf against River Ridge at 7:00 PM. Orting's defense better steel itself: River Ridge are averaging 39.14 points per game.
See the Lakewood vs. Orting matchup here
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