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Last updated: Sat. Aug. 30, 2014 - 07:51 am EDT

ACAC/Area roundup

Leo rolls; Warriors 2-0 for first time since 1999


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The Lions bounced back from last week's heart-breaking loss to Norwell by clobbering the Hornets 38-0 on Friday. Quarterback Kray Klopfenstein found the touch with 12 completions in 14 attempts for 169 yards and four touchdowns. Logan Leiter rushed 12 times for 77 yards and a score, and Gunner Brown caught five passes for 74 yards and a score.

Jake Roddy led the Hornets, 0-2, with 70 yards passing and 97 rushing.

Woodlan 40, Prairie Heights 6

The Warriors are 2-0 for the first time since 1999 as they put up 500 yards in combined offense. Mitchell Van Brocklin rushed for 135 yards, Shawn Kitzmiller for 129 and quarterback Rick Ehle threw for 126.

The Warriors' defense held the Panthers to four yards rushing and 109 throwing, picking off four passes.

The Warriors open Allen County Athletic Conference play next with a showdown at home against Heritage.

Bluffton 28, Manchester 21

D'Wayne Eskridge rushed 25 times for 157 yards and caught two passes for 66 yards to lead the Tigers' offense. Quarterback Jacob Wenger completed 12 of 21 passes for 175 yards, including four catches each to Trae Jojola and Brandon Lockwood.

Jay County 21, Blackford 14

Fullback Joey Link rushed 53 times for 349 yards and three touchdowns to lead the Patriots to their first win of the season. The Patriots only threw the ball once, completing one.

Eastside 26, Adams Central 7

The Jets are 0-2 for the first time since 1996 as they managed only one touchdown. Blazers quarterback C.J. Dove completed 18 of 23 passes for 184 yards and two touchdowns and rushed 12 times for 66 yards.

Carter Sharp led the Adams Central offense with 100 yards rushing on 21 carries. Hunter Bates had 57 yards on 16 carries, but the Jets managed only 31 yards through the air.

Lewis Cass 16, Churubusco 7

After Adrian Springer ran the opening kickoff 86 yards for a touchdown, Churubusco could get never the offense going in a road loss. James Champ scored twice for Lewis Cass. Jake Wilburn led the Kings with 143 yards rushing. The Eagles were held to 95 yards in total offense.

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