CANAL FULTON, Ohio (WYTV) – South Range defeated Black River, 40-16, on Friday in a Division V regional final. The Raiders advance to play Eastwood in a state semifinal next Friday.
Aniello Buzzacco scored four touchdowns to pace the Raiders.
Buzzacco notched a TD run just a minute into the contest, but Black River responded for an 8-6 lead.
Buzzacco then recovered a fumble and took it 72 yards for a touchdown and 12-8 South Range lead. He followed with a 54-yard TD run in the second quarter to make it 19-8.
Black River immediately cut it to 19-16 with a 49-yard TD pass before halftime.
Buzzacco notched his fourth TD in the third quarter on a 24-yard run that put South Range ahead 26-16. Peyton Remish’s 2-yard TD run later in the quarter pushed the lead to 33-16.
Mathias Combs also notched a TD run for South Range.