Ritchie County 42,
Roane County 20
SPENCER -Ritchie County bounced back strong from last week's loss to St. Marys, taking a 42-20 Little Kanawha Conference win here Friday night over Roane County.
Tyler Reed rushed for 125 yards and scored three touchdowns for the Rebels (1-1), who took a 21-6 halftime lead and never looked back. Rebel quarterback Trevor Shepler completed nine of his 14 passes for 184 yards and a pair of scores to Reed.
Roane County (1-1) got a pair of scores from quarterback Hunter Bradley.
Roane entertains Ravenswood next Friday night while Ritchie County entertains Clay County.
Braxton County 20,
Clay County 12
SUMMERSVILLE -Braxton County quarterback Jacob Yanero scored a pair of fourth quarter touchdowns to lead the Eagles to a 20-12 win over visiting Clay County here Friday night in a Little Kanawha Conference contest.
Yanero scored on runs of 25 and 39 yards as the Eagles rallied from a 12-7 deficit. During the third quarter, Yanero threw a 57-yard pass to Derrick Barnett, one of just two Braxton completions.
Yanero finished with 158 yards on 16 carries. Clay got a 147 yard effort from Jordan Lucas, who scored on a 30-yard run. Clay quarterback Will Stewart scored the Panthers other TD on an 8-yard run.
Braxton (2-0) will travel to Philp Barbour while Clay County (0-2) visits Ritchie County next Friday.
Van 44, Paden City 18
PADEN CITY -Paden City stayed even with visiting Van for a quarter here Friday night but a 20-point second quarter by the Bulldogs sent Van on its way to a 44-18 win over the Wildcats.
Van (1-1) got 103 yards rushing Tyler Workman, who scored a pair of TDs, as did both Brandon Elswick and Brandon Perry. Paden City tied the game at 6 on a 16-yard TD by Brandon Cross, who scored all three of the Wildcats touchdowns, rushing for 147 yards on 26 carries.
The Wildcats (0-2) entertain Bellaire St. Johns next Friday night.
Doddridge County 26,
Tyler Consolidated 24
WEST UNION -Doddridge County scored with no time on the clock here Friday night to come-from-behind and beat Tyler Consolidated, 26-24, in a Little Kanawha Conference contest.
Bulldog quarterback David Lipscomb, facing a do-or-die situation at the Tyler 20, hit Daniel Plaugher with a 20-yard game-winning TD pass to end a thrilling, evenly-matched contest.
Lipscomb threw for a pair of TDs and rushed for one as the Bulldogs raised their record to 2-0 under first-year head coach Bobby Burnside. Wyatt Ford rushed for 97 yards for the Bulldogs and Jeffrey Bunnell returned a kickoff 90 yards for a score.
Tyler got a 71-yard rushing TD from Alex Doak and a pair of TD passes from Hunter Lemasters to Levi Henderson.
Doddridge (2-0) travels to Calhoun County next Friday while Tyler Consolidated visits Magnolia.
Eastern 47, Miler 6
REEDSVILLE, Ohio - Quarterback Joey Scowden rushed for 208 yards and three touchdowns on 16 carries Friday night as host Eastern (1-1) rolled over Miller (0-2) 47-6 in a TVC game.
Scowden scored on runs of 65, 3 and 15 yards, and Ethan Nottingham, who rushed for 89 yards on seven carries, tallied from 7, 4 and 35 yards out while Zack Scowden returned an interception 55 yards for a TD.
Eastern next plays at Wahama next Friday.
No reports were received from the coaching staffs involved in the Winfield at Ripley and Gilmer County at South Harrison games.
Calhoun County 46, Sherman 26
MT. ZION - Logan Moore ran for one touchdown and finished with 26 carries for 249 yards to help lead Calhoun County to a 46-26 victory here Friday night against visiting Sherman.
Aaron Lowe had kickoff returns for touchdowns from 79 and 78 yards for Sherman, which fell to 0-2.
Trent Phillips had a 3-yard scoring run while Cole Ritchie had TDs from 2 and 5 yards out for the Red Devils, who improved to 2-0 and welcome Doddridge County to town next Friday.
Kirkland Allen had a 75-yard kickoff return for a touchdown for the victors, who also had Joseph Richards catch a 25-yard TD strike from Moore.