Simmons upended

South Umpqua's Caj Simmons lands after leaping for yardage while Hidden Valley's Tanner Noble (44) trails the play in the first quarter of the Lancers' game against the Mustangs on Friday night in Murphy.

MURPHY — Top-ranked Hidden Valley rolled to a 41-7 victory over South Umpqua on Friday night in a Special District 2 South football game.

The Mustangs (7-0, 3-0 SD2S) led 41-0 at halftime. Sam Vidlak completed 10 of 13 passes for 100 yards and three touchdowns.

The Lancers (1-6, 0-3) got a 3-yard TD run from Caj Simmons in the third quarter. Simmons finished with 82 yards rushing on 18 carries, and Josh Deister and Taylor Wylie each added 34 yards rushing.

S.U. travels to Medford to face St. Mary's next Friday.

S. Umpqua;0;0;7;0;—;7

H. Valley;27;14;0;0;—;41

First Quarter

HV — Powers 26 run (Vidlak kick)

HV — Matusik 12 pass from S. Vidlak (Vidlak kick)

HV — Noga 4 pass from S. Vidlak (Vidlak kick)

HV — Powers 10 pass from Vidlak (kick failed)

Second Quarter

HV — Noble 42 run (Wallace kick)

HV — N. Vidlak 1 run (Wallace kick)

Third Quarter

SU — Simmons 3 run (Pires kick)

Tom Eggers can be reached at or 541-957-4220.

React to this story:


Sports Editor

Tom Eggers is the sports editor for The News-Review. He can be reached at or 541-957-4220.

(0) comments

Welcome to the discussion.

Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language.
Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated.
Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything.
Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.
Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts.
Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article.