Tailgate Talk

Week 10 Roundup: How Clark County players fared

Mitch Saylor, Robbie Kendall

Montana tight end Mitch Saylor is on a roll.

The senior from Union High School has now caught touchdown passes in three consecutive games. Saylor’s 21 receptions are third-highest on Montana, which improved to 6-3 with a 31-13 win Saturday over Sacramento State.

Meanwhile, Central Washington linebacker Kevin Haynes (Battle Ground) had another huge game. He returned an interceptions 73 yards for a touchdown and had a team-high 11 tackles.

Each week, Tailgate Talk will publish a list of each local player whose college teams were in action.

* — has used redshirt year

Colorado State

Garrett Grayson, Heritage, Sr. QB —Completed 22 of 28 passes for 290 yards in Colorado State’s 38-31 win over San Jose State. Grayson had one touchdown pass as the Rams improved to 8-1 on the season.

Grayson suffered a groin injury in the first quarter that limited his mobility, but he stayed in the game.

Click here to see Grayson’s postgame press conference.

Central Washington

Kevin Haynes, Battle Ground, Fr.* LB — Returned and interception 73 yards for a touchdown in Central Washington’s 17-14 win over Lincoln (Missouri).  Haynes also had a team-high 11 tackles, nine of which were solo.

Jesse Zalk, Prairie, So. WR — Had 3 catches for 21 yards. He also had 3 kickoff returns for a total of 61 yards, the longest being 25 yards.
Josh Stolz, Mountain View, So. OL — Played in a backup role.
Gabe Rego, Union, So. LB — Played, but did not record a tackle.
Kaben Humphrey-Butler, Union, So. WR — Did not play.
Tyler Grant, Prairie, Fr. OL — Did not play.
Leon Siofele, Union, Fr. RB — Did not play.

Eastern Oregon

John Payne, Camas, So.* DB — Had one tackle and one pass breakup in Eastern Oregon’s 31-20 win over Montana Tech.
Jorden Payne, Camas, Fr. DB — Had one tackle.
Jonathan Branson, Columbia River, Fr. Ath — Did not play.
Jayson Branson, Columbia River, Fr., Combo — Did not play.
Bennett Muasau, Mountain View, Fr.* OL — Did not play.

Eastern Washington

T.J. Boatright, Union, Jr.* OL — Played in a backup role during Eastern’s 54-3 win over North Dakota. The Eagles racked up 459 yards of offense.
Roldan Alcobendas, Camas, Fr.* K — Is out for the season with a knee injury.
William Lopez, Skyview, Fr.* TE — Played in a backup role.
Zach Eagle, Camas, Fr. WR — Did not play.
Reilly Hennesey, Camas, Fr. QB — Did not play.

George Fox

Jesse Tonkinson, Hockinson, Fr. DB — Did not play in George Fox’s 30-7 loss to Whitworth.
Austin Mace, Mountain View, Fr. RB —
Did not play.
John Smarr, Battle Ground, Fr. LB —  Did not play.

Idaho

Trent Cowan, Union, So., WR/DB — Played but did not record a stat in Idaho’s 44-28 loss to Arkansas State.

Idaho State

CJ Hatchett, Heritage, Jr.* WR — Caught three passes for 22 yards, including a 3-yard touchdown pass, as the Bengals beat Portland State 31-13.

Linfield

Jeremy Girod, Fort Vancouver, Sr. DT/DE — Had 3 tackles in No. 5-ranked Linfield’s 31-28 loss to Willamette. It was Linfield’s first regular-season loss since 2010 and its first conference loss since 2008.
James Niemela, Columbia River, Fr. OT Played in a backup role.
Jake Dennis, Skyview, Fr. DB — Did not play.
Matt Matteo, Skyview, Fr. C Did not play.

Luther College

Louden Seekins, Hockinson, Fr., LB — Did not play in Luther’s 35-14 loss to Coe College.

Montana

Mitch Saylor, Union, Sr. TE — Caught a touchdown pass in his third straight game as Montana beat Sacramento State 31-13. His 14-yard TD catch gave the Grizzlies a 31-6 lead late in the third quarter. The senior finished with three catches for 18 yards.
Addison Owen, Camas, Jr.* DE —  Had one tackle in a backup role.
Ryan Johnson, Mountain View, So.* DE — Played, but did not record a tackle.
Ellis Henderson, Skyview, Jr. WR — Is out for the season as he recovers from a stomach ailment.

Montana State

Odin Coe, Camas, Jr. DE — Had seven tackles in the Bobcats’ 35-27 loss at Cal Poly.

Montana State-Northern

Jess Krahn, Hockinson, Fr. QB — Completed 10 of 29 passes for 110 yards, one touchdown and three interceptions in the Lights’ 55-13 loss to Carroll College.

Oklahoma

Jed Barnett, Union, Sr. P — Did not have a busy day in Oklahoma’s 59-14 rout of Iowa State. Had two punts for a total of 69 yards, including one downed inside of the 20 yard line.

Oregon State

Drew Clarkson, Camas, Fr. OL — Did not play. He is on track to redshirt this season.

Portland State

Kieran McDonagh, Skyview, Jr. QB — Completed 21 of 37 passes for 236 yards, one touchdown and four interceptions in Portland State’s 31-13 loss to Idaho State.
John Norcross, Camas, Fr.* LB — Had four tackles in a backup role.
Brandon Brody-Heim, Union, Jr. LB — Did not play.

Shasta College

Dylan King, Skyview, Fr., S — Stats not available.

Southern Oregon

Austin Dodge, Skyview, Sr., QB — The NAIA’s all-time leading passer threw four touchdowns, all in the first half, in the Raiders’ 45-28 win over Rocky Mountain College. Dodge finished 21 for 31 for 350 yards and one interception. His TD passes were 91, 40, 40 and 12 yards.
Dylan Bratlie, Skyvew, Jr. OL — Started at left guard for an offense that gained 611 yards, including 261 yards rushing.
Max Proudfit, Union, Jr. OL — Started at right guard for an offense that allowed just one sack.
Antonio Pulido, Heritage, Fr. DL — Did not play.

Washington

Hayden Schuh, Skyview, So., DB — Played in his second consecutive game for the Huskies, a 38-23 win at Colorado. It his first action in a UW road game during his career.

Washington State

Parker Henry, Skyview, So.* LB — Had two tackles in WSU’s 44-17 loss to USC.
Erik Powell, Seton Catholic, Fr.*, K — Did not play.

Western Oregon

Nathaniel Penaranda, Union, Sr. RB — Had one reception for 21 yards and one carry for five yards in the Wolves’ 19-18 loss to Azusa Pacific.
Elon Mack, Heritage, Fr. WR — Is redshirting this season.
Jason Vailea, Camas, Fr. DL — Is redshirting this season.

Whitworth

Clayton Farr, Ridgefield, So. DB — Had one tackle in Whitworth’s 30-7 win over George Fox.
Noah Schultz-Rathbun, Hockinson, So. DL — Did not play.
Tyler Gold, Mountain View, Sr. OL — Did not play.

Did I miss anybody who played this weekend? Email micah.rice@columbian.com or tweet @Col_mrice

Micah Rice

Micah Rice

Columbian Sports Editor Micah Rice is the author of Tailgate Talk: College football from a Clark County perspective.