WAUSEON - Wauseon hung on for a half before the Delta Panthers pulled away on tailback Nate Kmic's five touchdowns in a 40-19 victory last night.
Kmic, who racked up 233 yards on 17 carries, scored on runs of 25, 55, 45, 35, and 1 yard for Delta (3-0, 4-0), which also scored on a 58-yard pass from Ryan Vicars to Glenn Borck.
Fullback Tyler Gearig scored on jaunts of 19 and 59 yards for Wauseon (1-1, 2-2), amassing 137 yards on 20 carries. Mike Webster caught a five-yard TD pass from Craig Holman for the Indians.
METAMORA - Nick Cameron and Phil Baden ran for first-half touchdowns for the Blue Streaks (2-0, 3-1).
Casey Nofziger led Archbold's rushers with 18 carries for 70 yards and Cameron added 10 totes for 69 yards.
The Vikings, who netted 209 yards of total offense - only 11 less than Archbold - finally scored with 2:30 left in the game when quarterback Brett Simon culminated a 65-yard drive with a one-yard run.
SWANTON - The Bulldogs' Brian Hildebrand rushed for 168 yards, scored two touchdowns and caught a pass for another score.
Swanton QB Kyle Kissling was 7-of-15 for 181 yards and threw two touchdowns. Ken Hulme ran for 65 yards, scored once on the ground and once on a pass reception.
Montpelier quarterback Stewart Thorpe was 11-of-22 for 206 yards and three touchdowns. Curt Moore had 161 receiving yards and one TD catch. Tony Pawlowicz rushed for 135 yards and a touchdown.
NAPOLEON - The Wildcats overcame a 10-point deficit in the first quarter, as Blake Bolton scored three touchdowns and Napoleon racked up 351 yards.
Bolton rushed 20 times for 95 yards and scored on runs of 1 and 3 yards. He also scored on an 11-yard pass from Ryan Funchion.
Terence Clayton rushed for 81 yards on nine attempts and Funchion passed for 117 yards for Napoleon (3-1).
Jamie Lorentz led Bryan (0-4) with 86 yards rushing.
Guidelines: Please keep your comments smart and civil. Don't attack other readers personally, and keep your language decent. Comments that violate these standards, or our privacy statement or visitor's agreement, are subject to being removed and commenters are subject to being banned. To post comments, you must be a registered user on toledoblade.com. To find out more, please visit the FAQ.