Logo of the LA KISS arena football team. Image via Wikimedia Commons
Logo of the LA KISS arena football team. Image via Wikimedia Commons

The LA KISS set a team record for fewest points allowed and Nathan Stanley threw three of his four touchdown passes in the second half in a 48-21 victory over the Tampa Bay Storm in an Arena Football League game today at Honda Center.

The score was tied 14-14 at halftime, with the KISS outscoring the Storm 13-0 in the third quarter and 21-7 in the fourth.

The KISS scored touchdowns on seven of their eight possessions, including all five in the second half.

Tampa Bay turned the ball over on downs on each of the first three possessions of the second half.

In his first start since being injured May 21, Stanley completed 17 of 32 passes for 186 yards. D.J. Stephens caught two second-half touchdown passes from Stanley and a third from Pete Thomas.

Rory Nixon ran for two- and three-yard touchdowns in the second and third quarters for the KISS (6-7) before a crowd announced at 6,249.

Jason Boltus completed 18 of 38 passes for 178 yards and one touchdown for the Storm (1-12), which lost its fifth consecutive game.

John Brown ran two yards for a second-quarter touchdown and backup quarterback Adam Kennedy seven yards for a fourth-quarter touchdown for Tampa Bay.

—City News Service

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