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Athletics can’t keep up with Knights

The Lyle-Pacelli football team lost 44-14 in Kingsland in its season opener Friday.

The Athletics pulled within 22-14 when Cole Walter hit Jed Nelson for a 13-yard score to start the third quarter, but the Knights (1-0 overall) scored three straight touchdowns to pull away.

LP STATS

Passing: Cole Walter, 21-for-36, 262, TD, INT

Receiving: Zach Bollingberg, 9-for-142; Jed Nelson, 8-for-72, TD; Jake Truckenmiller, 1-for-27; Jon Wahlen, 2-for-14; Trey Anderson, 1-for-7

Rushing: Nelson, 1-for-25; Trey Anderson, 1-for-(-2); Walter, 6-for-(-10)