Date: 9-29-2016
Time: 7:00 PM
Level: Varsity
Teams: Lampson Stadium (Kennewick)
Type: Conference Game
Scores: 7 Kennewick High School Football
54 Chiawana High School Football

The Andrew Vargas show continues for undefeated Chiawana.

Vargas, a senior running back, rushed for seven touchdowns as the seventh-ranked Riverhawks defeated the host Kennewick Lions 54-7 in Thursday night’s Mid-Columbia Conference football game at Lampson Stadium.

Vargas’ TDs included runs of 10, 35, 3 and 11 yards. He scored three of his touchdowns in the first quarter as Chiawana (5-0, 3-0 MCC) jumped out to a 20-0 lead.

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Vargas, who entered the night with 1,149 yards on 112 carries, has 22 touchdowns on the season.

With 11:32 remaining in the game, Chiawana’s Hayden Carrasco had a pick-six for the final score of the night.

Blake Loftus returned an interception for a touchdown in the second quarter for Kennewick (2-3, 1-2).