Quarterback Austin Denson ran for touchdowns of 4 and 27 yards and also threw an 18-yard scoring strike to Mike Byrne as the Coronado High football team improved to 3-1 with a 49-0 rout of winless Rock Academy at Niedermeyer Field on Friday night.
The Islanders led 28-0 after one quarter and 42-0 at the half. Mason Copp had two rushing touchdowns and Jake Shepherd added another, Paul Rodriguez returned a punt 42 yards for a score and kicker Robby Weisenfels converted all seven extra-point placement kicks.
Coronado hosts University City next Friday at 7 p.m. as Central League play gets under way.
Rock Academy 0 0 0 0 — 0
Coronado 28 14 7 0 — 49
Cor—Copp 3 run (Weissenfels kick)
Cor—Shepherd 1 run (Weissenfels kick)
Cor—Denson 4 run (Weissenfels kick)
Cor—Copp 17 run (Weissenfels kick)
Cor—Denson 27 run (Weissenfels kick)
Cor—Rodriguez 42 punt return (Weissenfels kick)
Cor—Byrne 18 pass from Denson (Weissenfels kick)