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Washington shines but Clovis balance wins out

Clovis East’s standout freshman Marcus Washington rushed for more than 200 yards, but Clovis’ balanced attack won out in the Cougars’ 48-27 win on Friday.

Washington totaled 262 yards and a touchdown on 29 carries in the loss.

The teams were tied 14-14 after the first quarter, but Clovis was able to pull away with 20-6 advantage in the second quarter and the Cougars took a 34-20 lead into halftime.

Clovis added another touchdown in the third quarter on an eight-yard run by Samir Allen to give the Cougars a three-touchdown 41-20 lead.

Both teams scored a single touchdown in the fourth quarter and the Cougars sent the Timberwolves home for the 2014 season.

Allen ended the game with 19 carries for 134 yards and three touchdowns for the Cougars.

Clovis quarterback Evan Geiger went 12-for-18 for 166 yards, two touchdowns and an interception.

His counterpart, Clovis East quarterback Trey Semien completed 19-of-32 passes for 170 yards, three touchdowns and two interceptions.

His top receiver was Chris Bowen, who caught eight passes for 102 yards and two touchdowns.

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