Post by Kyle Klemme, Lake Highlands High School senior and Advocate intern
Wildcats celebrate after their win over Pearce last week. (Photo by Kyle Klemme)

Wildcats celebrate after their win over J.J. Pearce last week. (Photo by Kyle Klemme)

The Lake Highlands High School Wildcats defeated the J.J. Pearce High School Mustangs 42-28 last Friday night in a rousing home game.

The Wildcats had another impressive night offensively in the running game. Corey Fulcher had four rushing touchdowns on the night while Quinton Freeman rushed for 148 yards. Jakson Thomson also had a solid night completing 20 of his 23 passes, while also racking up 309 yards of total offense. Thomson’s 4-yard touchdown with 2:36 remaining sealed the game for the Wildcats.

The Lake Highlands Wildcats (5-4, 3-3) will play winless W.T. White ( 0-9, 0-6) this Friday, Nov. 10, at 7:30 p.m. at the Loos Complex Couch Field, 3815 Spring Valley Road, in Addison.