Mogadore 35, South Range 28
Senior quarterback Anthony Ricci threw two touchdown passes and ran for another touchdown to lead the Wildcats (11-1) to a Division VI regional semifinal football playoff victory over South Range on Friday night.
Ricci’s 1-yard touchdown run in the first quarter tied the score at 7-7. His touchdown passes, a 9-yarder to junior Dominik Pizzino and an 18-yarder to senior Jonathan Miller, gave Mogadore 28-14 in the third quarter.
Pizzino also scored on a 1-yard run in the second quarter that tied the score at 14-14.
After South Range (11-1) cut Mogadore’s lead to 28-21, junior running back Brandon Berry scored on a 3-yard run in the fourth quarter to make it 35-21.
The Wildcats will take on top-seeded Kirtland, a 49-21 winner over St. Thomas Aquinas, in a regional final on Friday at a site to be determined.