The Rebel Sophomore defeated Ridgewood 39 - 20 Monday night (Sept. 26) for their first victory of the year (1 - 4). The Sophomores go to Biggsville next Monday (Oct. 3) to take on the West Central Heat. The game is scheduled to start at 6:00 PM.
REBELS SPOIL RIDGEWOOD HOMECOMING
The Rebels (2 - 3) jumped out to a 21 - 0 first quarter lead and never let up Saturday afternoon spoiling Ridgewood's Homecoming with a 42 - 14 victory.
The Rebels scored on the first possession of the game on a 1 yard run from QB Cade Tuthill. Tuthill then threw touchdown passes to Logan Knobloch (51 and 68 yards) on the Rebels next two possessions to make the score 21 - 0 after 1 quarter. On the Rebels fourth possession, Wyatt Schupp scored the first of his two TD running in from 27 yards out to up the score to 28 - 0. Ridgewood would score before the half ended to make the score 28 - 7 at the half. Late in the third quarter, Schupp would get TD number 2 on a 14 yard run. Rebels lead 35 - 7 after 3. Tuthill would throw 1 more TD pass to Knobloch in the 4th quarter this one covering 20 yards. A late Ridgewood score would make the final Rebels 42 Ridgewood 7.
The Rebels had 406 total yards of offense (245 rushing and 161 passing) while Ridgewood had 283 yards (104 rushing and 179 passing). Wyatt Schupp gain 162 yards on 25 carries (2 TD). Cade Tuthill was 5 out of 11 passing for 161 yards (3 TD - 1 INT). Logan Knobloch caught 4 passes for 152 yards (3 TD). On defense the Rebels were led by Skylar Flether-Adams with 8 tackles. Bryce LaFollet and Gavin Smith each had 6 tackles. For complete stats, click on the Playcast icon on the left side.
The Rebels have now won all 7 meeting with the Spartans.
The Rebels will celebrate their Homecoming this Friday when they host the West Central Heat. Game time is 7:00 at Gary Johnson Field in Wyoming.
The Rebel Freshmen game for Thursday (Sept. 15) vs. Elmwood/Brimfield has been canceled.
STARK COUNTY NEWS PLAYCAST
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WKEI COACHES CORNER SHOW
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LTC SCORES AND STANDINGS
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