featured top story HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL KUNA, MELBA SPORTS ROUNDUP By IDAHO PRESS-TRIBUNE STAFF firstname.lastname@example.org Sep 6, 2017 (…) Facebook Twitter Email × Tired of seeing surveys on articles? If you are a subscriber, simply log in or Subscribe now! Buy Now Kuna running back Caden Cobb (30) sweeps to the outside during a rush attempt in Friday’s game against Middleton. Chris Bronson/IPT Buy Now Kuna celebrates after winning the first set in Thursday's match against Nampa. Chris Bronson/IPT Buy Now Kuna tight end Shane Miller (32) runs for extra yardage following a reception during Friday's home game against Middleton. Chris Bronson/IPT Buy Now Kuna running back Bret Cox (28) rushes down the field during a Sept. 1 game against Middleton. Chris Bronson/IPT Facebook Twitter Email Print Save Kuna gives head coach first win on homecoming nightBy BRANDON WALTONbwalton@idahopress.comKuna High School varsity football coach Sherm Blaser’s first win came via a 46-41 victory over Middleton on homecoming night.Senior quarterback Danny Rogers accounted for 315 total yards and four touchdowns in the Kavemen’s first win of the season. He completed 15 of 19 passes for 302 yards and three touchdowns, while using his legs for another 13 yards.His target of choice, senior Cris Quintero was equally as impressive. The senior wide receiver had five catches for 185 yards and two touchdowns, including the night’s biggest score.With just less than three minutes left in the game and Kuna (1-1) up 40-35, it faced a fourth-and-two on Middleton’s 17-yard line. But Quintero saved the day, hauling in Rogers’ pass over his back shoulder in the corner of the end zone to give his team a late 46-35 advantage.The Vikings (0-2) got the deficit back down to single digits at 46-41 after a 3-yard touchdown pass from senior quarterback Darin Post to senior wide receiver Hayden Smith with 47 seconds remaining. However, an onside kick recovery by Kuna senior Jantzen Archuleta ended the dramatic comeback attempt.Kuna senior halfback Caden Cobb added three touchdowns in the win and nearly broke the century mark with 99 yards rushing. Senior receiver Jerome Miller tallied a game-high seven receptions and a touchdown.The Kavemen will close out their non-conference schedule with a road trip to Rigby next week.KUNA VOLLEYBALLCourtney Weatherby tallied 11 kills and 18 assists and Ryann Halladay put up 10 kills and 14 digs as Kuna (1-0) downed Nampa in straight sets 25-11, 25-23 and 25-8 Thursday.Samie Butler chipped in with five aces and 15 assists, while Mahala Bradburn added a game-high 19 digs in the win for Kuna.MELBA VOLLEYBALLMELBA 3, NYSSA (OR) 0: Emma Clark notched 11 aces, six digs and four kills, while Kori Pentzer bagged six aces, six kills and eight digs as the Mustangs (2-0) won in straight sets 25-7, 25-19 and 25-16 in non-league play Thursday.Kennedy Mickelson and Katelyn Young both added seven assists and four digs in the win for Melba. More from this section Kuna cross country teams wrap up their season Posted: Oct. 25, 2017 Kuna High School chosen for 4A athletic competition Posted: Sep. 27, 2017 KHS Cross Country team off to a strong start Posted: Sep. 27, 2017 IdahoSports.com to broadcast Melba game Friday Posted: Sep. 27, 2017 KHS cross country to host 5K race event Posted: Sep. 27, 2017 Facebook Twitter Email Print Save Tags Touchdown Sport American Football Middleton Kuna Milkshake Danny Rogers Sherm Blaser Pass Volleyball Assist Kill Caden Cobb Win Kuna Football Kuna Volleyball Melba Volleyball Homecoming Game Comments Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language. PLEASE TURN OFF YOUR CAPS LOCK. Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated. Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything. Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person. Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts. Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article. Latest E-Edition Kuna Melba News Read the latest edition of the Kuna Melba News in our e-edition format, which combines the familiarity of the printed-paper format with the convenience of reading on your phone, tablet or desktop computer from anywhere.