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September 1, 2013

Attica pours on the points to finish blowout win

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Taylor Kirby finished with 131 rushing yards on seven attempts, while Hughes was 5-of-9 for 74 yards and a 37-yard scoring strike to Nick Hedges, who had three catches for 58 yards.

Salt Fork will travel to Martinsville on Friday, while Arcola will host Bismarck-Henning.

Flanagan 16 OAP 0

FLANAGAN — The Comets were down 8-0 before the storms postponed the game and could not get on the board when the game resumed.

“We had a good start to the fourth quarter, but we fizzled out and threw a pick,” Oakwood/Armstrong-Potomac coach Jeremy Dirksmeyer said. “We were two evenly-matched teams, so it was a good game.”

Parker Lee passed for 85 yards and rushed for 37 more for the Comets, who are 0-1 and will play Arthur-Lovington on Friday.

Benton Central 47, Seeger 9

WEST LEBANON, Ind. — After being down 33-0 before Friday’s postponement, the Patriots scored late to avoid the shutout in non-conference action.

Seeger scored on a 13-yard touchdown pass from Jake Fell to Cody Blessing while Derrick Pavilik got the other two points on a safety.

The Patriots drop to 0-2 and will travel to Attica on Friday.

Rockville 47, Covington 7

COVINGTON, Ind. — The Trojans could not do much against the Rox after the game restarted after getting postponed.

Covington drops to 0-2 and will travel to North Vermillion on Friday.

PREP CROSS COUNTRY

Seeger girls sweep at Invite

MONTEZUMA, Ind. — Cara Fowler led a Seeger sweep of the top five spots with a time of 21 minutes, 38 seconds as the Patriots won the Riverton Parke Invitational with a team score of 15.

Courtney Million was second at 22:04, Lydia Collins took third at 22:05, Bobby Joe Edwards was fourth at 22:11 and Becca Haussin was fifth at 22:26.

Fountain Central was second at 91 with Morgan Grubb taking sixth at 22:58, North Vermillion was third with Sierra Grube taking 13th (25:22) and Attica was fifth with Carly Stoll was eighth (23:22).

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