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Broncos cruise to win over Animas

Staff report

MESCALERO — Senior Wyatt Chandler ran for six touchdowns on Saturday to lead the Floyd Broncos to a 62-20 neutral-field win over Animas.

Floyd (3-1) broke the game open with a 30-point second quarter for a 42-14 halftime lead. Chandler scored on runs of 10, 6 and 40 yards in the period, while senior Jona Diaz threw a 40-yard TD pass to senior Tanner Essary.

Sophomore Edgardo Chavez had scoring runs of 15 and 45 yards in the opening period to stake the Broncos to a 12-8 lead. Chandler added scoring runs of 15 and 2 yards in the third quarter and 3 yards in the final stanza, while junior Josue Gonzalez booted four 2-point conversions.

The Panthers (2-1), who dropped from 8-man to 6-man this season, got a touchdown run of 10 yards by Tommy Holder and a safety in the first quarter.

Sophomore Job Sarrellano added a 6-yard scoring run in the second period while Holder tackled on a 6-yard TD run in the third stanza, but the Panthers were 0-for-3 on 2-point PAT kicks.

Floyd has the next two weekends off before traveling to Lake Arthur for a contest on Oct. 10.

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