Coming off a 20-point loss at Coral Springs, Cooper City (1-1) rebounded by dominating visiting Coral Reef (1-1).
Junior Patrick Pulliam led the Cowboys (1-1) with 120 yards on 18 carries and one touchdown. Pulliam’s 1-yard TD run for the game’s first score capped a 12-play, 62-yard drive that took 6:54 off the clock.
Cooper City scored all its first-half points in the second quarter for a 21-0 lead at intermission.
Coral Reef (1-1) also hurt itself with 15 penalties for 121 yards.
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Cooper City scored on runs by Nicholas Villareal (1 yard), and quarterback Tyler Sabine (8 yards). Linebacker Terry Whittington set up both scores on a fumble recovery and an interception in Coral Reef territory.
Defense accounted for Cooper City’s 28-0 lead when Josh Lovins scooped up a fumble and raced 80 yards for the score less than a minute into the second half. He later picked off a pass in the Barracuda’s final possession to finish with two takeaways.
Coral Reef avoided the shutout early in the fourth when Jeremy Fernandez threw a 10-yard touchdown pass to Tyler Normington.