PANDORA — Jared Breece became Pandora-Gilboa’s all-time career touchdown pass leader in the Rockets’ 42-0 victory Friday night against Van Buren.
Breece surpassed the previous mark of 52 held by Joe Hockstetler and reached 55 by the end of the game. For the night, he completed 18 of 27 pass attempts for 343 yards and four touchdowns. Travis Maag had four catches for 132 yards and two TDs and Riley Larcom had eight receptions for 129 yards a pair of touchdowns. Peyton Traxler rushed 14 times for 98 yards and a score and Peyton Traxler also had a TD run for the Rockets (5-0, 3-0 Blanchard Valley Conference).
LCC 36, Toledo Rogers 6
TOLEDO — Ron Banks had three touchdowns and 94 yards rushing on 17 carries for Lima Central Catholic (5-0). Shaun Thomas returned a kickoff 57 yards for a score and Ross Moore had a TD run also for the Thunderbirds. Rogers fell to 0-5 on the year.
Spencerville 69, Ada 16
ADA — Cannan Johnson rushed eight times for 126 yards and four touchdowns and Kale Lee had 61-yard run and a 68-yard punt return for scores for the Bearcats (4-1, 2-0 Northwest Conference). Gunner Grigsby had two TD runs and Joel Lotz and Dylan Baughman each had a TD run also for Spencerville. Phillip Coulson had a touchdown run and Dylan East returned a kickoff 51 for another score for Ada (2-3, 1-1 NWC).
Columbus Grove 33, Crestview 20
CONVOY — Blake Reynolds threw touchdown passes to Adam Bogart and Caleb Barrientes and ran for another and Gabe Clement returned a fumble for a score as Grove moved to 3-2 overall and 2-0 in the NWC. Caylib Pruett returned a kickoff 83 yards for a score, Drew Kline rushed 18 times for 156 yards and a touchdown and threw a TD pass to Landin Burch for Crestview (4-1, 1-1 NWC).
Defiance 28, Bath 7
BATH TOWNSHIP — Cyrus Burden completed a 44-yard touchdown pass to Ian Armentrout for the host Wildcats (0-5, 0-4 Western Buckeye League). Defiance improved to 3-2 overall and 2-2 in the league.
Celina 42, Ottawa-Glandorf 24
OTTAWA — Celina’s Brett Schwieterman rushed 20 times for 216 yards and a pair of scores and completed 16 of 19 pass attempts for 146 yards and two TDs. Austin Okeley and Cooper Jones each had a TD catch, Kyle Zizelman had a pair of touchdown runs also for the Bulldogs (4-1, 3-1 WBL).
Jeremy Leopold ran 27 times for 82 yards and two touchdowns, Shawn Beverly returned a fumble for score, Josh Rosengarten connected on a 38-yard field goal and Jarrod Beach had seven reception for 104 yards for O-G (2-3, 1-3 WBL).
Wapakoneta 56, Elida 12
ELIDA — Riley Gibson rushed for 158 yards and a touchdown on eight carries and Evan Kaeck ran for 128 yards and a pair of scores on 13 carries for Wapak (4-1, 4-0 WBL). Aaron Chambers had two touchdown runs and a 55-yard punt return for a score, Connor Barnett had a TD run and Brady Erb returned an interception 37 yards for a score also for the Redskins.
Evan Unruh had a TD throw and Marcel Poe had a 47-yard TD interception return for Elida (2-3, 2-2 WBL).
Van Wert 39, Shawnee 6
VAN WERT — Nate Place ran 15 times for 208 yards and three touchdowns and threw a TD pass to Dru Johnson as Van Wert improved to 3-2 overall and 2-2 in the WBL. Jake Hilleary had a pair of TD runs and rushed for 89 yards on 21 carries. Will Roberson scored for Shawnee (1-4, 0-4 WBL).
Allen East 50, Delphos Jefferson 6
HARROD — Tyler Clum completed 10 of 21 passes for 181 yards and four touchdowns. Cole Fletcher caught two of the TD throws and Bryce Belcher and Jacob Treglia had one TD catch each. Hunter Paxson rushed 14 times for 112 yards and a TD, Bradden Crumrine returned a kickoff 94 yards for a score and connected on a 26-yard field goal and Logan McCluer returned an intercepton for a TD also for the Mustangs (2-3, 1-1 NWC). Doug Long, who had seven receptions for 94 yards, caught a touchdown pass from Logan Hubert for Jefferson (1-4, 0-2 NWC).
Whitmer 41, Lima Senior 7
TOLEDO — Jaleel King recovered a fumble for a Lima Senior touchdown followed by a successful extra-point kick by Cole Mericle in a Three Rivers Athletic Conference game. Mizhir McMillian rushed five times for 23 yards and Brayden O’Dell had two catches for 30 yards to lead the visiting Spartans (1-4, 0-2 TRAC). Whitmer improved to 4-1 overall and 2-0 in the conference.
St. Henry 36, New Bremen 0
NEW BREMEN — Zach Niekamp ran 161 yards and three touchdowns on 28 carries and Sam Lefeld threw touchdown passes to Jared Fishbaugh and Jay Knapke, who had four receptions for 158 yards as St. Henry improved to 4-1 overall and 2-1 in the MAC. New Bremen fell to 3-2 overall and 1-2 in the conference.
Upper Scioto Valley 44, Ridgemont 6
MOUNT VICTORY — Quinn Sanders completed 16 of 24 pass attempts for 267 yards and two touchdowns and ran 13 times for 149 yards and three TDs. Jackson Rohrs caught both TD passes and finished with three catches for 80 yards. JJ Overs had four receptions for 88 yards also for USV (2-3, 1-1 Northwest Central Conference). Tyrese Patterson recovered a fumble for a TD for Ridgemont (1-4, 0-2 NWCC). Teammate LJ Patterson had 60 yards on 13 carries.
Paulding 28, Bluffton 17
PAULDING — Payton Beckman completed a pair of touchdown passes to Hunter Kesler, who had four catches for 149 yards and Jacob King and and Jacob Deisler, who had 99 yards rushing on 22 carries, each had a TD run for the Panthers (1-4, 1-1 NWC). Deandre Nassar had 22 carries for 129 yards and pair of TDs and Kyle Koontz converted a 25-yard field goal and a pair of extra points for the Pirates (1-4, 0-2 NWC).
Versailles 27, Delphos St. John’s 0
VERSAILLES — The Tigers improved to 2-3 overall and 1-2 in the MAC while St. John’s fell to 1-4 overall and 0-3 in league games.
Jake Poling had 113 yards rushing and two TDs, Ryan Martin rushed for 138 yards and a score and threw a TD pass to Andrew DeMange, who had 97 receving yards.
Coldwater 35, Fort Recovery 31
FORT RECOVERY — Jake Hemmelgarn, who completed 22 of 29 passes for 331 yards, rallied the Cavaliers (5-0, 3-0 MAC) with a pair of fourth-quarter touchdown passes, finishing with four. Mitch Niekamp, who had a touchdown run, had two TD catches and Ben Wenning and Cole Frilling each had a touchdown reception for Coldwater.
Derek Jutte ran 37 times for 138 yards and two TDs, Ben Wenning, who had eight catches for 173 yards, caught a TD pass from Clay Schmitz, Robert LeFevre had a touchdown run and Cobe Wendel converted a 22-yard field goal three extra points for the Indians (3-2, 1-2 MAC).
Marion Local 44, Anna 20
MARIA STEIN — The Flyers (5-0, 3-0 MAC) bounced back from a 13-0 deficit as Nolan Habodasz had two TD runs, Nate Bruns, who was 10 of 17 for 237 yards, had TD throws to Matt Rethman and Nick Tangeman, who had six catches for 144 yards, and Brandon Fleck and Isaac Eifert each had TD runs.
Minster 62, Parkway 35
MINSTER — Broc Miller (12 carries for 174 yards) and Jacob Niemeyer (nine carries for 112 yards) each had four touchdown runs for the Wildcats (4-1, 2-1 MAC). Niemeyer, who completed 15 of 20 pass attempts for 202 yards, connected with August Boehnlein for a score and teammate Austin Brown caught eight passes for 112 yards.
Elie Rich ran 16 times for 79 yards and three TDs and had a touchdown pass to Jason Luth for the Panthers (1-4, 1-2 MAC). Nick Hawk also had a touchdown run for Parkway.
Hardin Northern 34, Riverside 33
DOLA — Owen Weatherill threw three of his four touchdown passes in the fourth quarter to rally Hardin Northern (2-3, 1-1 NWCC). Daylon Pees caught three of the TD throws and Nick Adams caught the other. Teammate Frank McCoy had a touchown run.
Cory-Rawson 55, Arcadia 12
ARCADIA — Cory-Rawson improved to 1-4 overall and 1-2 in the BVC.
CELINA — Shawnee had four of the five lowest scores in the winning the Western Buckeye League Tournament at the par 72 Celina Lynx Golf Club.
The Indians’ Morgan Altenbach was medalist with a 90 with teammates Jeanna Fullom (91) and Taylor Burgess (96) finishing second and third respectively. Shawnee’s Maggie Gray (98) finished fifth as the Indians had a team total of 375.
Wapakoneta (409) was second followed by Celina (440), Defiance (470) and Kenton (505).
Wapak’s Addie Place (97) had the fourth-lowest round. Celina’s Madelynn Sudhoff (99), Defiance’s Julia Yeager (114) and Kenton’s Anna Longbrake (118) had the low scores for their respective schools.
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