Gerry Steele
The Baker City Herald

Two different Homedale players scored four touchdowns each Friday as the Trojans stormed through Baker 62-18 in a nonleague football game at Bulldog Memorial Stadium.

Mason Kincheloe ran for 248 yards and four touchdowns. He also threw a halfback option pass for another score.

Receiver Carson Brown caught five passes — four for TDs — and 110 yards.

Brown caught all four of his scoring passes in the first quarter, when Homedale built a 34-6 lead.

Trailing 34-0, Baker finally scored when Gabe Gambleton took a pass from Spencer Shirtcliff in the right flat and raced 66 yards for the touchdown.

Kincheloe then scored his first two touchdowns in the second period as the Trojans increased their lead to 48-12 at halftime.

Alex Hammans scored Baker’s other first-half touchdown on a short run.

Two more Kincheloe scoring runs in the second half caused a running clock with 11:52 left in regulation.

Baker’s lone second-half score came in the fourth quarter on a 1-yard run by Gauge Bloomer.

Homedale finished with 540 total yards, compared to 250 for the Bulldogs.

The teams combined for 10 turnovers. Baker had six of those turnovers — four interceptions and two fumbles.

Baker (1-1) opens Greater Oregon League play Friday at Mac-Hi.

Homedale -34 14 7 7 — 62

Baker - 6 6 0 6 — 18

H — Brown 47 pass from M. Kincheloe (Lomeli kick)

H — Brown 9 pass from Uranga (Lomeli kick)

H — Brown 19 pass from Uranga (Lomeli kick)

H — Deal 3 run (Lomeli kick)

H — Brown 14 pass from Deal (Kick failed)

B — Gambleton 66 pass from Shirtcliff (Pass failed)

H — M. Kincheloe 17 run (Lomeli kick)

B — Hammans 9 run (Run failed)

H — M. Kincheloe 7 run (Lomeli kick)

H — M. Kincheloe 5 run (Lomeli kick)

H — M. Kincheloe 10 run (Lomeli kick)

B — Bloomer 1 run (Pass failed)

Individual statistics

Rushing —Homedale: M. Kincheloe 28-248, Collett 1-30, Haun 1-22, H. Kincheloe 4-18, Uranga 2-14, Deal 1-3, Christensen 1-2. Baker: Bloomer 9-39, Hammans 11-3, Shirtcliff 5-(-21).

Passing —Homedale: Uranga 13-21-1-138, M. Kincheloe 1-1-0-47, Deal 1-1-0-14. Baker: Shirtcliff 15-34-4-229.

Receiving — Homedale: Brown 5-110, Deal 5-31, Lomeli 2-23, Mertz 1-15, Collett 1-15, Shanley 1-9. Baker: Flanagan 7-66, Smith 5-22, Gambleton 1-66, Myer 1-22, Schwin 1-12.

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