The Vikings rolled up 409 yards of offense to stay in the hunt for the Mission Valley Athletic League title.

Jack Shank had a huge night at Tak Fudenna Stadium, accounting for six of the seven Vikings touchdowns. He threw for 161 yards on 7-of-9 passing with four touchdowns and also added 72 yards and a pair of scores on the ground.

Derek Slater rushed for a game-high 195 yards on 31 carries for the Titans and Kaleem Abubukari added 139 as Kennedy (3-4, 1-2) finished with 339 yards on the ground.

After a scoreless first quarter, the Vikings (4-3, 3-1 MVAL) erupted for 20 points in the second to take a 20-7 lead. Shank hooked up with Daniel Gusev for a 10-yard touchdown, then Irvington scored two touchdowns in a 22-second span.

Gusev scored on a 50-yard pass play from Shank with 2:15 remaining in the half. After recovering the onside kick, the Vikings reached the end zone once again as Shank broke numerous tackles, running 43 yards for the score.

The Titans' Abubukari scored the first of his three touchdowns with a 21-yard sweep for an early 7-6 Kennedy lead with 3:30 left in the half.

Jared Lozoya led the Vikings with 162 rushing yards on 21 attempts.

MVAL Irvington 47, John F. Kennedy 29

Kennedy 0 7 6 16-- 29

Irvington 0 20 14 13-- 47

I -- Gusev 10 pass from Shank (kick failed)

JFK -- Abubukari 21 run (Rodriguez kick)


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I -- Gusev 50 pass from Shank (Roe pass from Shank)

I -- Shank 43 run (run failed)

I -- Mitchell 12 pass from Shank (run failed)

JFK -- Abubukari 17 run (kick failed)

I -- Navarro 1 run (Ramos pass from Shank)

I -- Shank 11 run (Jones kick)

JFK -- Abubukari 1 run (Abubukari run)

I -- Gusev 34 pass from Shank (kick failed)

JFK -- Weaver 86 punt return (McKissick run)

Statistics

Rushing: JFK -- Slater 31-195, Abubukari 23-139, McKissick 9-7. Totals 63-341. I -- Lozoya 21-162, Shank 7-72, Navarro 6-14, Reynoso 2-2, Team 1-(-2). Totals 37-248. Passing: JFK -- McKissick 2-10-0-13. I -- Shank 7-9-0-161. Receiving: JFK -- Herrera 1-9, Abubukari 1-4. Totals 2-13. I -- Gusev 3-94, Jones 1-41, Mitchell 1-12, Roe 1-12, Trujillo 1-2. Fumbles/lost: John F. Kennedy 2/1, Irvington 2/1. Records: Irvington 4-3, 3-1 MVAL; John F. Kennedy 3-4, 1-2.