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October 19, 2011

High School Football: Grove City, Lakeview grab wins



— In high school football action Friday night, Grove City and Lakeview both rattled off wins.

Grove City routed Oil City 70-22 on the road, while Lakeview picked up a 24-19 win over visiting Eisenhower.

- Grove City 70, Oil City 2 - At Oil City, the Eagles stayed unbeated with another big win in Region 5-AAA.

Wes Phipps ran for four of Grove City’s nine TDs while rushing for a game-high 140 yards. Foster Reznor added another pair of scores to pace head coach Jeff Bell’s Eagles, who improved to 7-0.

Oil City, which had met Grove City in a thriller a year ago at Forker Field, tallied just the two points on a safety in the second frame. The Eagles held the Oilers to only 144 yards of total offense.

- Lakeview 24, Eisenhower 19 - In Stoneboro, the Sailors (3-4) ended a skein of three straight setbacks with a pair of game-saving plays in the final minutes.

Trailing 19-16 with 36 seconds to play, Lakeview quarterback Zach Bigley hit Zac VanDusen with a 20-yard touchdown pass to take the lead on the Knights. Blake Reddick followed the score with a run for the conversion that put the Sailors up by 5.

VanDusen then pilfered a Knights’ pass on Eisenhower’s ensuing possession to seal the win with 26 seconds to go.

Reddick finished with another big night for the Sailors, running for 162 yards and a pair of TDs and, defensively, picked another Knights’ pass earlier in the tilt.

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HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL

DISTRICT 10

REGION 5-AAA

GROVE CITY
14 28 21 7 70

OIL CITY 0 2 0 0 3

Scoring plays

First quarter

G -
Phipps, 2-yard run (Murone kick).

G - Phipps, 19-yard run (Murone kick).

Second quarter

G -
Phipps, 13-yard run (Murone kick).

G - Williams, 12-yard run (Murone kick).

O - Team safety.

G - Phipps, 2-yard run (Murone kick).

Third quarter

G -
Reznor, 3-yard run (Murone kick).

G - Reznor, 11-yard run (Murone kick).

G - Trinch, 31-yard interception return (Murone kick).

Fourth quarter

G -
Rodeymoyer, 1-yard run (Murone kick).

Team statistics

GROVE CITY


First downs – 13

Rushing yards – 399

Passing yards – 24

Att-comp-int – 5-2-0

Total yards – 423

Fumbles-lost – 2-0

Penalties-yards lost – 5-27

OIL CITY

First downs - 7

Rushing yards - 41

Passing yards - 103

Att-comp-int - 25-8-3

Total yards - 144

Fumbles-lost - 3-1

Penalties-yards lost - 1-5

Individual statistics

Rushing: Grove City -
Phipps 11-140, Reznor 7-122, Price 9-54, Williams 3-38, Dagres 5-14, Record 2-13, DePeal 2-10, Graham 1-4, Rodeymoyer 4-4; Oil City - Owoc 8-20, Klena 7-16, Stamm 11-9, Thompson 1-(-4).

Passing: Grove City - Dagres 5-2-0-24; Oil City - Stamm 23-7-3, Zdarko 2-1-0-4.

Receiving: Grove City - Price 1-13, Reznor 1-11; Oil City - Rankin 5-70, Switzer 2-29, Thompson 1-4.

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NON-REGION

EISENHOWER
7 0 6 6 19

LAKEVIEW 8 0 8 8 24

Scoring plays*

First quarter

L -
Reddick, 1 run (Bigley run).

Third quarter

L -
Reddick, 1 run (Zappia run).

Fourth quarter

L -
VanDusen, 20 pass from Bigley (Reddick run).

Team statistics*

LAKEVIEW


First downs - N/A

Rushing yards - 185

Passing yards - 76

Att-comp-int - 7-3-1

Total yards - 261

Fumbles-lost - N/A

Penalties-yards lost - N/A

Individual statistics*

Rushing: Lakeview -
Reddick 41-162, Kokoski 3-9, Bigley 4-14.

Passing: Lakeview - Bigley 6-3-1-76, VanDusen 1-0-0-0.

Receiving: Lakeview - VanDusen 3-76.

*Eisenhower statistics and some from Lakeview were not submitted not Allied News.

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