ATWATER, Ohio (WYTV) – Brandon Allen scored 6 total touchdowns as the Golden Flashes notched Nick Wagner’s first victory as the team’s head coach, 42-27, over Waterloo. Allen completed 16 of 25 passes for 344 yards and 5 scores. Allen also raced for the clinching 40-yard touchdown scamper late in the fourth quarter. He finished the day with 62 yards on the ground.
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Champion’s Logan Brown led the team with 66 yards on 17 rushing attempts. Noah Bayus caught 7 balls for 176 yards to lead the air attack.
Waterloo was led by their signal caller Will Bolanz – ran for 95 yards (2 TDs) and passed for 202 (2 TDs). Aaron King (6) and Dakota Miller (5) caught a combined 11 passes.
C – Noah Bayus, 75-yard TD catch from Brandon Allen (C 8-0, 11:45)
C – Jerry Sabo, 15-yard TD catch from Brandon Allen (C 14-0, 3:52)
W – Terry Wise, 20-yard TD catch from Will Bolanz (C 14-7, 11:03)
C – Carter Mast, 45-yard TD catch from Brandon Allen (C 20-7, 9:18)
W – Will Bolanz, 17-yard TD run (C 20-13, 2:27)
C – Noah Bayus, 62-yard TD catch from Brandon Allen, C 26-13, 1:59)
C – Nate Stahlman, 19-yard TD catch from Brandon Allen (C 34-13, 10:20)
W – Andrew Wise, 10-yard TD catch from Will Bolanz (C 34-20, 8:04)
W – Will Bolanz, 1-yard TD run (C 34-27, 4:12)
C – Brandon Allen, 40-yard TD run (C 42-27, 2:15)
Final Score: Champion, 42-27
Waterloo has now lost seven in a row dating back to September 25, 2015. The Vikings, under second-year head coach Mike Devies, will not return home until September 23 when they face Lucas. The Vikes will visit East Canton next week. Champion will visit Conneaut in week two.
Sept. 2 – at Conneaut
Sept. 9 – Garrettsville Garfield
Sept. 16 – Girard
Sept. 2 – at East Canton
Sept. 9 – at Conotton Valley
Sept. 16 – at Newbury