Lodi 47, Franklin 13
Jacob Coons had TD runs of 5 and 9 yards and Dominc Spadafore scored on runs of 1 and 2 yards to lead the Flames (6-2) over the host Yellowjackets.
Anthony Jory finished with 105 yards rushing, including a 52-yard scoring run, and Spadafore added 100 yards on the ground. Grayson Dillon threw TD passes of 57 and 20 yards to TJ Gotelli.
On defense, Batie Tessaro had two picks, Shane Finley had five tackles and one sack and Nathan Crawford had five tackles and a fumble recovery. Vince Cecchetti forced and recovered a fumble and finished with five tackles, Daniel Anaforian had a fumble recovery and Kobi Aki had six tackles.
Folsom 41, Lodi 0
Jonathan Wrights rushed for 151 yards for the Flames in the loss at Folsom. Tucker Purdy had an interception.
Posted: Saturday, October 20, 2012 12:00 am
Updated: 8:10 am, Sat Oct 20, 2012.
On his first football play of the 2012 season, senior wideout T.J. Ortiz caught the first of his three touchdown passes as he led the Lodi Flames varsity football team to a San Joaquin Athletic Association victory over the winless Franklin Yellowjackets on Friday at Verner Field.
The Flames won 35-6 as Ortiz became academically eligible to play this week, making up for lost time by collecting 179 yards on eight receptions. Quarterback David Simon threw for 199 yards, including touchdown passes of 62, 41 and 11 yards to Ortiz in the first half.
Saturday, October 20, 2012 12:00 am.
Updated: 8:10 am.