WL-S wins; Mechanicsburg, Triad fall in football


BELLEFONTAINE – Gabe McGill rushed for 116 yards and four touchdowns as West Liberty-Salem routed Ben Logan, 42-7, in non-league football Friday night.

McGill scored two TDs in the first half as the Tigers built up a 14-7 lead.

McGill added two more scores in the second half.

Tiger quarterback Miles Hostetler completed 9 of 18 pass attempts for 117 yards and a touchdown.

WL-S had 357 total yards compared to 145 for the Raiders.

The Tigers (2-0) play at Greeneview this Friday night.

N. Bremen 28, M’burg 7

NEW BREMEN – Plagued by turnovers and penalties, Mechanicsburg’s winless drought against schools from the Midwest Athletic Conference continues after a 28-7 loss to New Bremen Friday night.

With the score tied 7-7 at the half – Mechanicsburg had a late second quarter TD nullified by a penalty – New Bremen took a 14-7 lead early in the third quarter on a 5-yard rushing touchdown.

A 25-yard TD pass early in the fourth quarter gave New Bremen a 21-7 lead.

Late in the fourth quarter, New Bremen’s Brady Keller recovered a Mechanicsburg fumble near midfield to seal the victory.

Indians’ quarterback Jayden Roland had 22 carries for 130 yards and a TD and he completed 11 of 23 pass attempts for 130 yards and an interception.

Running back Gabe Hursey had 13 carries for 118 yards. Wide receiver Kailen Butler and tight end Chris Ritchie each had 5 receptions.

Mechanicsburg (1-1) hosts Greenon this Friday night.

N. Union 41, Triad 0

RICHWOOD – North Union knocked off Triad, 41-0, in non-league football Friday night.

For the Cardinals, Awesom Mitchell rushed for 84 yards on 13 carries and quarterback Cayden Everhart completed 4 of 10 pass attempts for 23 yards with two interceptions.

The Cardinals (0-2) play at Southeastern this Friday night.

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