No. 4 Sunset 38, No. 2 Central Catholic 31: Caleb Kim, Kyle Jaekel lift Apollos over reigning champion Rams in OT

No. 4 Sunset 38, No. 2 Central Catholic 31 (OT) 

Caleb Kim’s one-yard touchdown, his third scoring run of the game, lifted the Apollos to the overtime victory over the reigning OSAA Class 6A champion Rams at Hillsboro Stadium. 

Sunset (6-0) of Northwest Portland took a 31-13 lead with 3:40 left in the third quarter on Kyle Jaekel’s 47-yard touchdown pass to Owen Stark.  

The Rams (5-1) of Southeast Portland closed within 31-20 with 8:10 remaining on Luke Johnson’s first touchdown pass, and they made it a three-point game on Johnson’s second scoring pass, with 4:52 to play. 

The Rams tied the score and forced overtime with a 33-yard field goal with seven seconds left. 

Kim finished with 26 carries for 156 yards. Jaekel (12 of 26, 245 yards) passed for two touchdowns (both to Stark) without an interception, giving him 16 scoring passes and no interceptions this season. 

Photo by Taylor Balkom

Earlier:

Breaking down every 6A, 5A, 4A team in Oregon

Our Week 6 predictions: How’d we do?

Media polls: Class 6A | Class 5A | Class 4A

State leaders: Class 6A | Class 5A | Class 4A

Week 1 recap: Friday | Saturday | What we learned

Week 2 recap: Friday | Saturday | What we learned

Week 3 recap: Friday | Saturday | What we learned

Week 4 recap: Friday | Saturday | What we learned

Week 5 recap: Friday | Saturday | What we learned

Thank you for joining the discussion on SBLive!

%d bloggers like this: