Connor Ramm hauled in a 16-yard touchdown pass from Dante Clayton late in the fourth quarter and East Valley stunned Clarkston 27-23 in a Great Northern League game Friday night at East Valley.
The Knights (2-5, 1-2) entered the game on a five-game losing skid while Clarkston had been undefeated.
The Bantams (6-1, 1-1) went ahead 13-0 early in the second quarter, but East Valley fought back.
Clayton found Ramm on a 12-yard passing touchdown and then Tanner Jacobs hauled in a 35-yard pass from Alex Bowdish to narrow Clarkston’s halftime lead to 16-13.
After a scoreless third quarter, the teams traded touchdowns before the eventual game-winning Clayton-to-Ramm connection.
Inland Empire 5A
Post Falls 25, Lewiston 14: Dalton Thompson ran for three touchdowns to guide the Trojans (4-4, 1-1) past the visiting Bengals (1-7, 0-2). Post Falls scored a touchdown in each quarter. Lewiston was held scoreless in the first and third quarters.
Inland Empire 4A
Sandpoint 55, Moscow 34: Kyle Perry racked up 224 rushing yards and scored two touchdowns to guide the Bears (3-5, 1-0) past the host Bulldogs (3-5, 0-2). Moscow’s Tyler Harris added 108 yards and a touchdown on the ground and added an 86-yard kickoff return for another score. Bears quarterback Devin Carscallen completed 25 of 41 passes for 127 yards on four touchdowns. Moscow finished with 516 yards rushing.
Timberlake 51, Kellogg 14: Dan Buck ran for 120 yards on 13 carries and scored three touchdowns as the Tigers (6-1, 2-0) climbed out of an early hole and beat the host Wildcats (0-5, 0-1). Kellogg quarterback Dominic Easley threw two touchdown passes in the first quarter to give the Wildcats a 14-0 lead. But Buck responded late in the first with a 4-yard touchdown run and then the Tigers scored 24 unanswered points in the second quarter. Levi Shaffer added 106 yards rushing and a touchdown and Ryan Starr threw for 153 yards and two scores.
Colville 57, Newport 0: Journy Young scored three touchdowns – two rushing and one receiving – and the Indians (7-0, 5-0) raced out to a 50-0 halftime lead in a rout of the host Grizzlies (1-6, 0-5). Colton Vining ran for 114 yards and a touchdown for Colville.
Deer Park 42, Chewelah 6: Theron Taylor ran for 170 yards and two first-half touchdowns and the Stags dumped the host Cougars. Deer Park’s Daniel Paulson hauled in seven passes for 146 yards and a pair of touchdowns.
Freeman 71, Medical Lake 29: Markus Goldbach scored three rushing touchdowns and returned a kickoff for another score as the Scotties (6-1, 4-1) overwhelmed the visiting Cardinals (2-5, 1-4). Freeman quarterback Preston Hoppman added two passing TDs and a 50-yard run for another score.
Lakeside (WA) 38, Riverside 14: The Eagles (7-0, 5-0) scored five touchdowns in the second half and beat the host Rams (2-5, 1-4). Lakeside’s Cameron Gay threw for three second-half touchdowns and Nick Christianson added two scores – one on a 20-yard reception and another on an 85-yard kickoff return.
Lind-Ritzville/Sprague 7, Reardan 6: Andrew Witt scored the Broncos’ (7-0, 7-0) only touchdown and Lind-Ritzville/Sprague’s defense held firm in a win over the host Indians (6-1, 6-1). Witt ran in from a yard out in the second quarter and Matt Leffel provided what would be the game-winning extra point. Dan Peone dashed 76 yards for a Reardan score in the third, but the Indians were denied on a two-point attempt. Peone finished with 166 yards on 12 carries.
Davenport 48, Colfax 19: Austin Zeller ran for 180 yards and two touchdowns as the Gorillas (6-1, 6-1) routed the host Bulldogs (6-1, 6-1). Colfax quarterback Mark Webber completed 17 of 31 passes for 147 yards and two scores.
Springdale 46, Kettle Falls 26: Jacob Morrell ran for 208 yards on 34 carries and scored three touchdowns as the Chargers (1-6, 1-6) pulled away late and beat the visiting Bulldogs (1-6, 1-6). Springdale racked up 310 yards rushing to Kettle Falls’ 73. Springdale led by just four points entering the fourth, but outscored the Bulldogs 22-6 in the final quarter. Chargers quarterback Jacob McPherson added a passing touchdown and a rushing score. Cole Wren threw for three touchdowns for Kettle Falls.
Liberty 54, Northwest Christian 7: Match Burnham ran for two scores and threw for another to guide the Lancers (3-4, 3-4) past the visiting Crusaders (2-5, 2-5). Tyler Haas added two rushing touchdowns and a 97-yard kickoff return for another score. David Olds scored Northwest Christian’s lone touchdown on a 9-yard run in the third quarter.
Northeast 1B North
Republic 84, Curlew 8: Aaron Fritts threw for 231 yards and three touchdowns and ran for 86 yards and two touchdowns as the Tigers (6-1, 3-0) routed the visiting Cougars (1-6, 0-3). Republic scored five first-quarter touchdowns and led 49-0 at halftime.
Cusick 66, Northport 26: Tyson Shanholtzer threw for three touchdowns and ran for two more as the Panthers (7-0, 3-0) defeated the visiting Mustangs (0-6, 0-3). Cusick outscored Northport 38-6 in the first quarter.
Selkirk 48, Inchelium 26: Dominic Cain threw for five touchdowns as the Rangers (4-1, 2-1) shook off a sluggish start and beat the visiting Hornets (3-4, 1-2). David Cronoble caught three of Cain’s touchdown passes and Damon Volquaresen added an 18-yard touchdown reception and a 67-yard touchdown run.
Northeast 1B South
Wellpinit 70, Almira/Coulee-Hartline 50: Jason Holt ran for 423 yards and seven touchdowns and the Redskins (4-2, 1-2) beat the Warriors (1-6, 0-3) in Coulee City. Charles Hunt scored five rushing touchdowns for ACH.
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