Another Sever punt block helps St. Thomas top Presbyterian

Oct 22, 2022, 1:20 AM | Updated: 1:25 pm

CLINTON, S.C. (AP) — Cade Sexauer threw for one score and ran for another in a 22-point third quarter as St. Thomas pulled away from Presbyterian for a 46-17 win on Saturday that ran the Tommies’ winning streak to six.

In between Sexauer’s scoring plays, Ryan Sever blocked a punt, chased the ball down and took it 6 yards for a scor e. The freshman has blocked three punts this season and all three resulted in touchdowns, although this was his first.

Sexauer was 14 of 19 for 173 yards for the Tommies (6-1, 4-3 Pioneer League).

Tyler Wesley threw for a touchdown and Delvecchio Powell II ran for one as the Blue Hose (1-7, 0-5), who dropped their sixth straight, led 17-14 at the half.

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