Horsemen Earn First Victory Of The Season

LEXINGTON, Ky. - Kentucky quarterback Jared Lorenzen threw for three touchdowns and ran for four more, and the Horsemen won their sixth consecutive home-opener with a 63-56 win against WB-Scranton on Saturday in Rupp Arena.

The Horsemen (1-1), who played a game for the first time since March 28, handed the Pioneers (2-1) their first loss of the 2009 campaign.

Lorenzen completed 16-of-32 passes for 156 yards with three scoring strikes, while he also rushed 12 times for 46 yards with four touchdowns. Wide receiver Lonnell DeWalt led the Kentucky receiving corps for the second consecutive contest, catching nine passes for 89 yards with one touchdown. John Cooper had five grabs for 47 yards with a touchdown.

Quarterback Ryan Vena led the way for WB-Scranton, competing 21-of-32 passes for 327 yards with seven touchdowns, while wide receiver Irving Campbell had 10 catches for 137 yards with four touchdown grabs.

Saturday’s game marked the first-ever meeting between the Horsemen and the Pioneers.

Kentucky returns to action on Saturday, April 18, when it travels to Florida to face the Florida Firecats. Kick-off is slated for 7:30 p.m. EST and the game will be carried live on Supertalk 96.1 FM in Lexington with Gary Ball and Randy Wilson.

For all of the latest information on the Kentucky Horsemen, please log on to www.horsemenfootball.com.

Score by Quarters 1 2 3 4 F

WB-Scranton (2-1) 14 14 14 14 - 56

Kentucky (1-1) 10 21 19 13 - 63

Scoring Summary

KY - Cooper 12 pass from Lorenzen (Daniel kick) … 11:26 1st qtr., KY 7-0

WBS - Outlaw 39 pass from Vena (Davis kick) … 8:43 1st qtr., Tied 7-7

WBS - Musinski 4 pass from Vena (Davis kick) … 2:54 1st qtr., WBS 14-7

KY - Daniel 33 FG … 0:36 1st qtr., WBS 14-10

KY - Rascati 4 run (Daniel kick) … 14:54 2nd qtr., KY 17-14

KY - Dewalt 18 pass from Rascati (Daniel kick) … 11:40 2nd qtr., KY 24-14

WBS - Campbell 34 pass from Vena (Davis kick) … 4:21 2nd qtr., KY 24-21

KY - Lewis 22 pass from Lorenzen (Daniel kick) … 0:51 2nd qtr., KY 31-21

WBS - Vena 1 run (Davis kick) … 0:10 2nd qtr., KY 31-28

WBS - Musinski 16 pass from Vena (Davis kick) … 14:14 3rd qtr., WBS 35-31

KY - Lorenzen 13 run (Daniel kick failed) … 11:09 3rd qtr., KY 37-35

KY - Lorenzen 2 run (Daniel kick failed) … 8:52 3rd qtr., KY 43-35

WBS - Campbell 16 pass from Vena (Davis kick) … 5:27 3rd qtr., KY 43-42

KY - Forney 25 pass from Lorenzen (Daniel kick) … 2:44 3rd qtr., KY 50-42

KY - Lorenzen 3 run (Daniel kick failed) … 13:13 4th qtr., KY 56-42

WBS - Campbell 22 pass from Vena (Davis kick) … 10:26 4th qtr., KY 56-49

KY - Lorenzen 1 run (Daniel kick) … 5:16 4th qtr., KY 63-49

WBS - Campbell 20 pass from Vena (Davis kick) … 4:39 4th qtr., KY 63-56

Leaders

Passing - Lorenzen (KY) 16-23-2-156-3; Vena (WBS)21-32-1-327-7

Receiving - DeWalt (KY) 9-89-1; Campbell (WBS) 10-137-4

Rushing - Lorenzen (KY) 12-46-4; Campbell 1-3-0


Comments are posted from viewers like you and do not always reflect the views of this station.
powered by Disqus

WKYT

2851 Winchester Rd. Lexington, Ky 40509 859-299-0411 - switchboard 859-299-2727 - newsroom
Copyright © 2002-2014 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 42860077 - wkyt.com/a?a=42860077
Gray Television, Inc.