Zaylin Blackwood ran for 303 yards and five touchdowns, returned a kickoff for a score, had a scoring reception and threw a touchdown pass as the Holy Trinity Catholic Celtics lit up the scoreboard in a 112-66 victory over the Galveston O’Connell Prep Buccaneers in a TAPPS six-man Division II bi-district game Friday night.

Jace Martin passed for 249 yards and seven touchdowns for the Celtics (4-4), who advanced to face Kerrville Our Lady of the Hills (6-0) in next week’s second round.

Elias Santiago had a pair of touchdown catches, and Guido Zecca, Matthew Snyder and Neri Navarro and Victor Mares had one each for Holy Trinity, which raced to a 32-7 first-quarter lead and finished off the Buccaneers (1-5) midway through the fourth on the 45-point mercy rule.

Santiago and Navarro ran for the Celtics other two scores.

HOLY TRINITY CATHOLIC 112,

GALVESTON O’CONNELL PREP 66

O’Connell 7 26 27 6 — 66

Holy Trinity 32 34 24 22 — 112

INDIVIDUAL STATISTICS

RUSHING — Holy Trinity: Zaylin Blackwood 17-303, 5 TDs; Elias Santiago 3-16, 1 TD; Victor Mares 2-55, 1 TD.

PASSING — Holy Trinity: Jace Martin 16-26-1-249, six TDs; Blackwood 4-5-0-82, 1 TD.

RECEIVING — Holy Trinity: Guido Zecca 3-55, 1 TD; Blackwood 5-87, 1 TD; Santiago 2-16, 2 TDs, Mathew Snyder 4-66, 1 TD; Neri Navarro 4-70, 1 TD; Mares 1-10, 1 TD; Patrick McKenna 1-21.

Falls City 39

Granger 16

FREDERICKSBURG — Falls City (9-2) upended Granger (8-3) in a Class 2A Division II area-round game, marking the second straight year the Beavers knocked the Lions from the playoffs.

Falls City, which led only 14-3 at halftime, advanced to face D’Hanis (8-0).

No other information was reported before press time.

Late Thursday

TEMPLE 27, KILLEEN SHOEMAKER 24

Temple 7 6 0 14 — 27

Shoemaker 7 3 0 14 — 24

Tem — Mikal Harrison-Pilot 22 pass from Humberto Arizmendi (Aaron Wagaman kick)

Sho — Devin Brown 1 run (Kaleel Pomerlee kick)

Sho — Pomerlee 33 field goal

Tem — Samari Howard 11 run (run failed)

Sho — Monaray Baldwin 3 pass from Ty Bell (Pomerlee kick)

Tem — Howard 5 run (Wagaman kick)

Sho — Brown 2 run (Pomerlee kick)

Tem — Harrison-Pilot 8 run (Wagaman kick)

TEAM STATISTICS

Tem Sho

First downs 23 17

Rushes-yards 54-328 37-237

Passing yards 75 142

Comp.-Att.-Int. 8-13-0 14-22-0

Punts-average 2-26.5 3-33.6

Fumbles-lost 5-0 1-0

Penalties-yards 3-30 3-20

INDIVIDUAL STATISTICS

RUSHING — Temple: Howard 33-178, Arizmendi 18-139, Luke Allen 1-8, Harrison-Pilot 1-8, team 1-(-5); Shoemaker: Brown 20-113, Bell 9-60, De’Andre Exford 4-37, Baldwin 4-27.

PASSING — Temple: Arizmendi 8-12-0-75, Howard 0-1-0-0; Shoemaker: Bell 14-22-0-142.

RECEIVING — Temple: Harrison-Pilot 3-35, Tr’Darius Taylor 1-17, Allen 2-10, Howard 1-9, AJ McDuffy 1-3; Shoemaker: Baldwin 4-74, Trenton Hudson 6-31, Exford 1-14, Vontez Martin 1-12, Ahmonte Kendrick 1-7, Omari Evans 1-4.