October 4, 1997 in Sports

Colfax Mounts An Air Game, Beats Error-Prone Freeman

 

A/B roundup

Colfax changed its style to win the first game in the three-team Northeast A League.

Tyson Curtis completed 8 of 13 passes for 183 yards as the Bulldogs (4-0, 1-0), slowed down on the ground, passed their way to a 40-0 win Friday at Freeman (2-2, 0-1).

Kyle Warwick, Curtis’ top target, had 103 receiving yards. Colfax fumbled four times but lost none. Jeff Wigen had 16 unassisted tackles for the Scotties, who had four turnovers.

Colfax 40, Freeman 0

Colfax 20 7 6 7 -40

Freeman 0 0 0 0 -0

C-Warwick 16 pass from Curtis (kick failed) C-Damery 35 pass from Curtis (Warwick pass from Curtis) C-Damery 23 pass from Curtis (kick failed) C-Warwick 80 pass from Curtis (Jones run) C-Warwick 59 punt return (kick failed) C-Davis 5 pass from Curtis (Jones run)

Bi-County League

Reardan 41, Sprague-Harr. 14

Pete Eastman and Malin Orcutt combined for 39 carries and 232 yards as the host Indians (4-0, 2-0) defeated the Falcons (1-3, 0-2).

Ten Reardan players totaled 389 yards on 68 rushes. Jason Carroll of S-H completed 9 of 29 for 148 yards and two interceptions.

Sprague-Harr. 0 0 6 8 -14

Reardan 6 15 7 13 -41

R-Jenkin 5 run (kick failed) R-Eastman 5 run (Bozman run) R-Landreth 24 pass from Bozman (Ray kick) SH-Henry 34 pass from Carroll (run failed) R-Orcutt 4 run (kick failed) R-Orcutt 9 run (Ray kick) R-Krupki 5 run (run failed) SH-Pellssier 27 pass from Carroll (Carroll run)

Davenport 20, Liberty 12

Travis Telecky rushed for 126 on 22 carries and Jeremiah Johnson added 105 on 20 as the Gorillas (4-0, 2-0) topped the visiting Lancers (1-3, 0-2) to set up next week’s showdown with Reardan.

Davenport’s Ben Turner and Nick Bergman totaled 15 tackles apiece. Brad Wyman of Liberty rushed for 114 yards on 16 carries.

Liberty 0 6 0 6 -12

Davenport 0 6 7 7 -20

D-Telecky 15 run (kick failed) L-Holling 25 run (kick failed) D-Telecky 13 run (Telecky kick) D-Telecky 10 run (Telecky kick) L-Pottratz 65 pass from Engle (pass failed)

Wilbur-Creston 53, ACH 18

Mike Samuels rushed 16 times for 185 yards and Sorrell Katich completed 7 of 13 for 106 yards as the Wildcats (4-0, 2-0) defeated the Warriors (1-3, 0-2) at Wilbur.

Samuels, averaging 125 rushing yards per game, also had three receptions for 26 yards.

ACHartline 6 0 0 12 -18

Wilbur-Creston 8 20 19 6 -53

ACH-Carstensen 44 pass from Evans (run failed) W-Samuels 60 run (Samuels run) W-Cairns 51 pass Katich (Nelson pass from Katich) W-Samuels 6 run (Samuels run) W-Villars 1 run (kick failed) W-Samuels 75 run (Samuels kick) W-Samuels 13 pass from Katich (kick failed) W-Robertson 1 run (kick failed) W-Krause 1 run (kick failed) ACH-Gwinn 49 pass from Evans (kick failed) ACH-Carstensen 25 run (kick failed)

Odessa 26, Ritzville 19

Joel Hardung rushed for 125 yards on 27 carries and added 20 tackles as the Tigers (3-1, 1-1) defeated the visiting Broncos (2-2, 1-1) for their first B-11 win.

Odessa’s Scott Kramer completed 10 of 20 for 133 yards.

Ritzville 13 0 6 0 -19

Odessa 6 14 6 0 -26

R-B.Marcus 17 pass from Arlt (D.Arlt kick) O-Kramer 1 run (run failed) R-Pierce 1 run (kick failed) O-Valverde 5 pass from Kramer (run failed) O-Pitts 26 pass from Kramer (Hardung run) R-B. Arlt 28 interception return (run failed) O-Volkman recovered blocked punt in end zone (pass failed)

Panorama League

Selkirk 46, Curlew 16

Tim Farris rushed for 124 yards on 18 carries and Cody Carlson completed 7 of 17 for 70 yards as the visiting Rangers (1-3, 1-0) ended an 11-game skid.

Selkirk outgained Curlew (1-3, 0-1) 340-73.

Selkirk 15 13 6 12 -46

Curlew 0 0 8 8 -16

S-Davis 45 pass from Borseth (run good) S-White 63 pass from Borseth (Borseth kick) S-Davis 28 pass from Borseth (Borseth kick) S-White 5 pass from Carlson (run failed) C-Tresham 23 fumble return (Anderson run) S-Borseth 3 run (kick failed) S-White 40 run (kick failed) C-Anderson 75 punt return (Tedrow run) S-Damron 4 run (kick failed)

Springdale 14, Cusick 6

Tim Nortz returned a fumble to the Cusick 3 with 1:10 left and scored on the next play as the Chargers (1-3, 1-0) defeated the visiting Panthers (1-3, 0-2).

Nortz had 130 yards on 25 carries. The Chargers’ Nick Hall had four sacks.

Cusick 0 6 0 0 -6

Springdale 0 0 6 8 -14

C-Hamilton 3 run (pass failed) S-Nortz 4 run (run failed) S-Nortz 3 run (Nortz run)

Southeast B-11

Tekoa-Oakes. 35, Asotin 21

John Wall completed 17 of 23 for 243 yards, and B.J. Sperber returned an interception for a TD with 3 minutes left as the visiting Nighthawks (3-1, 1-1) toppled the Panthers (1-2, 1-1).

Tekoa-Oakesdale 7 7 14 7 -35

Asotin 13 8 0 0 -21

A-Appleford 95 kickoff (Schlee kick) A-Appleford 7 run (kick failed) TO-Taylor 4 run (Fleming kick) TO-Taylor 30 run (Fleming kick) A-Brown 6 pass from Ater (Appleford run) TO-Teal 3 pass from Wall (Fleming kick) TO-Teal 4 pass from Wall (Fleming kick) TO-Sperber 89 interception return (Fleming kick)

DeSales 30, Waitsburg 14

The visiting Irish (3-1, 1-0) defeated the Cardinals (3-1, 1-1).

Pomeroy 41, SJE 10

The Pirates (3-1, 2-0) defeated the visiting Eagles (2-2, 0-2).

Southeast B-8

LaCrosse-Wash. 46, Colton 44

Greg Whitman completed 14 of 25 for 203 yards and hit Phil Blankenship for a late two-point conversion as the Tigercats (4-0, 1-0) edged the Wildcats (3-1, 0-1).

Blankenship and Keith Wigen combined for 301 yards on 42 carries. Colton’s Trung Truong rushed for 131 yards on 12 carries. Colton’s Nick Bates, reported to have rushed for 602 yards last week against Kootenai (Idaho), aggravated a hip injury and was held to 22 yards on eight carries.

Colton 0 22 14 8 -44

LaCrosse-Wash. 0 24 8 14 -46

LW-Colter 20 pass from Whitman (Henley pass) C-Bates 70 interception return (Busch run) C-Moehrle 52 run (run failed) LW-Blankenship 15 pass from Whitman (Blankenship pass from Whitman) C-Busch 8 run (Busch run) LW-Whitman 1 run (Whitman run) LW-Blankenship 14 pass from Whitman (Colter pass from Whitman) C-Moehrle 14 run (run failed) C-Weber 50 pass from Busch (Truong run) LW-Whitman 1 run (run failed) C-Moehrle 80 kickoff return (Truong run) LW-Wigen 2 run (Blankenship pass from Whitman)

Northeast B-8

Lind 34, Wellpinit 8

Alex Alcocer rushed for 130 yards on 11 carries and Matt Bren had 18 tackles as the Bulldogs (2-2, 1-0) topped the visiting Redskins (0-2-1, 0-1) for their second win after breaking a 14-game skid.

Wellpinit’s Deno Denison rushed for 87 yards on 20 carries.

Wellpinit 0 8 0 0 - 8

Lind 6 8 8 12 - 34

L-Parkins 2 run (run failed) W-Stearns 4 run (Denison run) L-Parkins 5 run (Ethington run) L-Wills 17 pass from Parkins (Williamson run) L-Ethington 2 run (run failed) L-Alcocer 50 run (run failed)

Columbia 32, Inchelium 18

Tight end Mark Strickler totaled 205 yards on receptions and rushes as the Lions (1-2, 1-0) defeated the Hornets (1-3, 0-1) at Hunters.

Grant Denison had five carries for 94 yards for Columbia, which rallied with a second-quarter blocked punt.

Inchelium 6 0 0 12 -18

Columbia 0 12 6 14 -32

I-R.Swan 10 pass from Simpson (kick failed) C-Strickler 17 pass from Neidhart (pass failed) C-Strickler 70 pass from Neidhart (pass failed) C-Strickler 78 run (pass failed) C-Denison 35 run (pass failed) I-R.Swan 20 pass from Simpson (run failed) C-Denison 50 run (Etue run) I-C.Burch 10 pass from Simpson (no attempt)

Non-league

Republic 21, Kettle Falls 18

Danny Hanks and Aaron Baldwin combined for 107 yards on 22 carries as the Tigers (2-2) held off the visiting Bulldogs (0-4), who lost their 20th straight.

Republic’s Chad Dinkins hit 9 of 13 for 103 yards. Jon Payne rushed for 110 yards for KF, which lost the ball on downs with 13 seconds left.

Kettle Falls 0 0 12 6 -18

Republic 14 0 7 0 -21

R-Dinkins 1 run (kick failed) R-Hanks 20 pass from Dinkins (Krohn pass from Dinkins) KF-Payne 50 run (kick failed) R-Dinkins 1 run (Hanks kick) KF-Weathers 3 run (run failed) KF-Weathers 3 run (run failed)

Garf.-Palouse 29, Wallace 0

The Vikings (1-3) defeated the visiting Miners (3-3) at Palouse.

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