Staff report

Ellet 41, East 13

Junior Jacob Ivery rushed for two touchdowns, senior David Smethers caught a 27-yard touchdown pass and the host Orangemen defeated the Dragons for their first City Series win of the season.

The Orangemen (5-0, 1-0) rushed for 240 yards and held the Dragons (1-4, 1-1) to eight first downs and 74 rushing yards.

Senior Jake Williams had a 1-yard touchdown run, and senior Bre Youngblood had a 4-yard touchdown run for the Orangemen. Freshman Dillon Benefield threw two touchdown passes to lead the Dragons.

Canton McKinley 18,?Lake 14

Junior Chance Young had a 4-yard touchdown run with 29 seconds left, and the host Bulldogs rallied to defeat the Blue Streaks in a Federal League game.

The Bulldogs (5-0, 2-0) trailed 7-3 at halftime and led 9-7 after the third quarter before senior Matt Blasiole’s 19-yard touchdown pass with 11:54 remaining in the fourth quarter gave the Blue Streaks (2-3, 0-2) a 14-9 lead.

The Bulldogs cut the deficit to three with 2:16 remaining on a safety and drove down the field after receiving the free kick to score the winning touchdown.

Junior Anthony Cistone had a 15-yard touchdown run for the Blue Streaks.

Stow 14, Shaker Heights 6

Brian Groves had a 7-yard touchdown run with 1:29 remaining in the fourth quarter to seal the win for the host Bulldogs (5-0).

The Bulldogs led 7-6 at halftime after Andy Wargo had a 1-yard touchdown run with one second remaining in the first half.

The Bulldogs held the Raiders (4-1) to 121 total yards and eight first downs.

Suburban League

Nordonia 49, Green 14

David Murray threw for 226 yards and five touchdowns, and the host Knights (5-0, 2-0) beat the Bulldogs (3-2, 1-1).

Murray threw two touchdown passes to Ty Hampton and also connected with Alex Alders, Denzel Ward and Trey Lincoln for touchdowns. John Davies threw a 7-yard touchdown pass to Andrew Ventura and Jeff Goodwill returned a fumble 39 yards for a touchdown for the Bulldogs.

Tallmadge 30, Revere 7

Junior Joe Vassalotti threw two touchdown passes to junior John Rensel, and the host Blue Devils (4-1, 2-0) defeated the Minutemen (1-4, 0-2).

Junior Latrele Moore had a 50-yard touchdown run, and senior Bobby Clark had a 34-yard touchdown run for the Blue Devils. Junior Chase Costanzo had a 23-yard touchdown run for the Minutemen.

Highland 42, Copley 14

Senior Bruce Kinsey rushed for 92 yards and four touchdowns to lead the visiting Hornets (5-0, 2-0) over the Indians (3-2, 0-2).

Kinsey also threw for 197 yards, senior Alex Harris rushed for 140 yards and a touchdown, and senior Cory Moncol caught seven passes for 133 yards for the Hornets. Junior Alden Knight had a 14-yard touchdown run, and senior John Kromalic had an 80-yard touchdown pass for the Indians.

Wadsworth 35, Cloverleaf 0

Senior Martice Jackson rushed for 128 yards and two touchdowns for the host Grizzlies (4-1, 1-1). Junior Adam Dennison completed 9-for-12 passes for 125 yards and a touchdown for the Grizzlies.

Principals’ Athletic

CVCA 28, Tuslaw 14

Senior Andre Harris had a 65-yard touchdown run to lead the host Royals (3-2, 2-0). Senior Andrew Schauer added an 8-yard touchdown run for the Royals.


Walsh Jesuit 45,?Barberton 14

Senior D.J. Aguilar rushed for two touchdowns, and junior Zach Hatlovic returned an interception 36 yards for a touchdown to lead the visiting Warriors (2-3) over the Magics (2-3).

Federal League

North Canton Hoover 49,?Perry 13

Luke Grandjean rushed for 168 yards and four touchdowns, and Tyler Howell rushed for two touchdowns to give the host Vikings (1-4, 1-1) their first win. Sy Hatcher had a 1-yard touchdown run for the Vikings, and Keishaun Sims had an 89-yard interception return for a touchdown and an 85-yard touchdown run for the Panthers (0-5, 0-1).

Jackson 21, GlenOak 20

Junior Ricky Spradling rushed for three touchdowns, including the game-winning 4-yard run in the third quarter, to give the visiting Polar Bears (3-2, 2-0) the win over the Golden Eagles (3-2, 0-1).

Portage Trail Metro

Field 21, Springfield 7

Michael Cobham had a 94-yard touchdown run, and Caleb Wohlwend threw a touchdown pass to Cory Simpson to lead the visiting Falcons.