Football Week 4 Recap

DeSales 42, Union (Ky.) Ryle 7

Ball scores five TDs to lead Stallions’ romp


Warren Ball scored five touchdowns on Friday, Sept. 16, as the DeSales High School football team defeated host Union (Ky.) Ryle 42-7 to even its record at 2-2.

Ball, who has committed to Ohio State, scored on a 2-yard run to give the Stallions a 7-0 lead after the first quarter.

Ball finished the game with 130 yards on 13 carries. It was his first 100-yard game of the season.

Ball’s 16-yard run extended the margin to 14-0, and the Stallions pushed the lead to 21-0 at the half as Alex Perrine hit Charles Chandler from 4 yards.

After Ryle closed the margin to 21-7 in the third quarter on a 34-yard pass from Nathan Davis to Mason LeHmkuhl, Ball closed the scoring with runs from 11, 24 and 34 yards.

Perrine completed eight of 10 passes for 105 yards, and Chandler had three receptions for 59 yards.

The Stallions outgained Kyle only 319-311 in total offense.

Ryle, a Class 6A team that went 12-2 last season, dropped to 2-2.