ADA, Ohio - Ohio Northern quarterback Jeff Soliday accounted for four consecutive touchdowns in the second and third quarters as the Polar Bears beat Otterbein 36-22 yesterday.
Soliday threw a 50-yard touchdown pass to Jace Metzner and a 4-yard touchdown pass to John Odenweller in the second quarter to give the Polar Bears (3-2, 2-1 Ohio Athletic Conference) a 22-7 halftime lead. Then, he ran for touchdowns of 10 and 8 yards 1:52 apart in the third quarter.
Soliday finished 16-of-29 passing for 239 yards and three interceptions.
BLUFFTON 45, MOUNT ST. JOSEPH 7
CINCINNATI - Brad Moore passed for three touchdowns and ran for another to lead Bluffton.
Bluffton (2-3, 1-1 Heartland Conference) had 22 first downs and 442 total yards to eight first downs and 183 yards for Mount St. Joseph (0-6, 0-2).
ASHLAND 24, HILLSDALE 10
ASHLAND, Ohio - Marcus Mitchell rushed for 133 yards and two touchdowns in the second half to lead
Mitch Shuman scored on a 6-yard run in the first quarter to give Hillsdale (3-3, 3-2) a 7-0 lead.
Hillsdale quarterback Bill Skelton was 18-of-31 passing for 161 yards and one interception.
Hillsdale defensive back C.J. Kreger had 20 tackles - nine solo - and broke up a pass.
INDIANAPOLIS 26, FINDLAY 8
INDIANAPOLIS - Kevin Nicolini ran for one touchdown and passed for another TD to lead Indianapolis
A 10-yard TD run by Chris Daniels pulled the Oilers (1-5, 1-4) within 19-8 with four minutes to go.
BALDWIN-WALLACE 13, HEIDELBERG 0
BEREA, Ohio - Dan Larlham threw for 217 yards and a touchdown and Kevin Hilley kicked two field goals late in the first half.
Larlham was 16-of-33 passing and also ran for 55 yards on 10 carries for Baldwin-Wallace (3-2, 2-2 Ohio Athletic Conference) Kyle Obendorf carried 33 times for 171 yards.
John Sharp was 15-of-26 passing for Heidelberg (1-4, 1-3) for 128 yards and four interceptions. Heidelberg was limited to 165 yards in offense.
ST. FRANCIS 20, TIFFIN 14
TIFFIN, Ohio - An 8-yard touchdown pass from Jeremy Hibbeln to Matt Luke broke a tie with 11 minutes remaining.
Hibbeln completed 15 of 33 passes for 258 yards and had three touchdowns for St. Francis (6-0, 2-0 Mid-States Football Association). He was intercepted five times.
Joe Perchinski completed 17 of 34 for 229 yards and two first-half touchdowns for Tiffin (1-5, 1-1 MEL). He threw three interceptions.
WISCONSIN LUTHERAN 33, ADRIAN 29
MILWAUKEE - Jason Lemke completed a 23-yard touchdown pass to Paul Nelson with one minute remaining to give Wisconsin Lutheran (1-4) the victory.
Jason Desotell rushed for 255 yards on 37 carries for Adrian, setting a school record for yardage in a game. Desotell scored two touchdowns for the Bulldogs (0-5).
DEFIANCE 33, HANOVER 13
HANOVER, Ind. - Defiance's Mike Moran rushed for 163 yards and one touchdown.
Moran had a 35-yard touchdown run in the second quarter for Defiance (5-0, 1-0 Heartland Collegiate), after Kevin Kelley connected on an 8-yard pass to Adam Owens in the first quarter.
Defiance led Hanover (1-4, 0-1) 16-6 at the half.
Patrick Weber scored for Defiance on 3 and 5-yard runs in the fourth quarter.