The 2019 Katy Taylor Mustangs made college historical past Saturday night time.
Taylor defeated Humble 35-14 in a Class 6A Division II regional semifinal at NRG Stadium.
It’s the primary time the Mustangs have received a regional semifinal sport in class historical past.
“We talked about all of it week, making historical past,” mentioned Katy Taylor head coach Chad Simmons. “That is the primary time in Taylor historical past so, it’s superior.”
Katy Taylor (8-5) advances to the quarterfinals the place the Mustangs will play Cypress Creek with a time and date to be introduced.
Humble finishes the season 10-3.
The Wildcats had been within the regional semifinals for the primary time since 2010.
The 10 wins and two playoff wins are essentially the most wins for Humble head coach Charles West since he arrived in 2010.
“It was magical,” mentioned West in regards to the Wildcats’ season. “I’m all about my children. I feel they performed as onerous as they may all season and tonight we got here up just a little brief.”
Katy Taylor jumped out to a 21-Zero lead within the first half.
CJ Tolbert scored a 2-yard TD run on the Mustangs’ opening possession.
Katy Taylor’s protection got here up with an interception and the offense turned it into factors.
J Jensen III hit Gavin Belue for a 4-yard TD go.
The Mustangs’ protection wasn’t finished but.
Trevor Woods picked off Humble quarterback Dexter Wyble for a 90-yard interception returned for a landing.
Humble didn’t go away and answered proper again with two big-play touchdowns within the second quarter.
Wyble related with Donald Harper for a 60-yard TD go after which Wyble discovered Robert Williams III for a 40-yard TD go.
These can be the final factors for the Wildcats this season.
Katy Taylor outscored Humble 17-Zero within the second half.
Jensen related with Belue once more, this time for a 22-yard TD go.
Jensen wasn’t finished throwing touchdowns, the junior quarterback hit Griffin Dougherty for a 45-yard TD go.
Katy Taylor kicker Renan Baeta hit a 32-yard subject objective within the fourth quarter to seal the victory.