Joey Phelps rushed for 141 yards on 12 carries and scored four touchdowns to lead the Falls Christian Eagles (4-5, 3-5 North Star League) past the visiting Mullan Tigers (0-8) in a non-league football game called in the third quarter Thursday because of the 45-point mercy rule.
Falls Christian’s Aaron Mitson piled up 185 yards on 11 rushes and scored a touchdown. Junior quarterback Jared Bligh has now passed for a school-record 1,524 yards.
Falls Christian 52, Mullan 6
Mullan 0 6 0 - - 6
Falls Christian 22 16 14 - - 52
F-Bligh 34 run (pass failed) F-Wild 32 pass from Bligh (Bligh run) F-Phelps 12 run (Bligh run) F-Phelps 30 run (Mitson run) M-Greenfield 44 run (run failed) F-Phelps 10 run (Bligh run) F-Mitson 10 run (Phelps run) F-Phelps 27 run (No PAT)