Bellflower football suffers tough loss to Whittier after thrilling fourth quarter

BELLFLOWER — Bellflower senior quarterback Adonis Thomas passed for more than 115 yards and two touchdowns in a 25-12 loss at home to Whittier Frid...

September 24, 2022
4:58 PM

BELLFLOWER — Bellflower senior quarterback Adonis Thomas passed for more than 115 yards and two touchdowns in a 25-12 loss at home to Whittier Friday night. The Buccaneers came into the game 5-0 for the first time since 2003. Bellflower is now 5-1 overall before Mid-Cities League play. Bellflower lit up the scoreboard first as Thomas found running back Tray Pinkney for a 33-yard touchdown pass. The Buccaneers took a 6-0 lead with 4:53 remaining in the first quarter. Whittier (3-3) answered back with a 3-yard quarterback sneak into the endzone by quarterback Hugo Vasquez, tying the game at 6 in the first quarter.

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