HERMITAGE, Pa. – Ian Smith and Chris Roth scored two rushing touchdowns each as Sharpsvlle raced to a 34-6 win over Kennedy Catholic.
The Blue Devils (4-3) led 14-0 at halftime thanks to a six-yard touchdown from Smith and a four-yard scoring plunge from Roth.
The Blue Devils extended their lead to 20-0 early in their third quarter on Roth’s second touchdown of the game, a four-yard plunge.
Kennedy Catholic (1-5) responded and got on the board in the third quarter, as Rayvion Wilbon-Venable connected with Simeir Wade on a 26-yard scoring stirke.
Zach Tedrow answered with a 44-yard touchdown run to make it 27-6, and Smith put the finishing touches on the win for the Blue Devils with a seven-yard touchdown run.
COCHRANTON 47, IROQUOIS 0
COCHRANTON, Pa. – Jack Martinec had another monster game on the ground as Cochranton improved to 5-0 with a 47-0 win over Iroquois.
In doing so, they kept pace with Northwestern atop the Region 2 standings.
Martinec rushed for four touchdowns – three in the first half, as the Cardinals (5-0) built a 24-0 halftime advantage, converting two-point conversions on all three of their touchdowns.
Stephen Martinec scored a pair of rushing touchdowns – one each in the third quarter and fourth quarter as the Cardinals extended their lead to 39-0.
Jack Martinec capped his night with his fourth rushing touchdown of the game in the fourth quarter.
WELLSBORO 38, PORT ALLEGANY 12
PORT ALLEGANY, Pa. – Wellsboro was rude visitors to Port Allegany, topping the Gators in their homecoming game, 38-12.
The Hornets jumped out to a 31-6 halftime lead en route to the victory, despite outgaining the Gators by just two yards – 403-401.
Isaac Keane completed 7-of-13 passes for 169 yards and three touchdowns for the Hornets, while Connor Adams also completed his only pass of the game for a score, an 18-yard strike to Dylan Abernathy to open the game at the 7:47 mark of the first quarter.
Keane threw touchdown passes to Abernathy, Conner Adams and Ryan Sweet.
The Gators did all of their offensive damage through the air, as Drew Evans completed 28-of-42 passes for 360 yards and a touchdown of 77 yards to Noah Archer. The Gators (2-4) also got a one-yard touchdown run from Blane Moses.
Archer had a monster game for the Gators with 17 receptions for 248 yards and the score.
ST. FRANCIS 28, ERIE 0
BUFFALO, N.Y. – Stephen Otremba’s 40 touchdown pass to Kimal Clark in the first quarter proved to be all St. Francis needed in a 28-0 win over Erie (2-5).
Ricardo Kidd’s 3-yard touchdown run made it 13-0 late in the third quarter.
St. Francis scored a pair of touchdowns to pull away in the fourth quarter, courtesy of Terrence Pendergrass on a 17-yard run and Kidd on an 85-yard scamper with 4:36 to play.