Grandview Heights is on the lookout for its first victory when it travels to Buckeye Valley on Friday, Sept. 25, in MSL-Ohio Division participate in.
The Bobcats are -4 total and -3 in the league irrespective of the unique-groups participate in of Connor McCormick. The junior jogging back has returned kickoffs for touchdowns in the last two video games, which have been brilliant spots all through lopsided MSL-Ohio setbacks.
McCormick experienced a 75-lawn kickoff return for a touchdown on Sept. 11 in a 63-14 loss to traveling to Harvest Prep. He also returned a kickoff 78 yards for a rating in a 77-6 defeat at Liberty Union on Sept 18.
“The kickoff return workforce is carrying out a very good position for us,” coach Jason Peters explained. “Connor is quite quickly and fairly brief. In each of his kickoff returns, he has broken a tackle or two. The blocking has been fantastic, and he’s generating it transpire.”
Buckeye Valley has won again-to-again MSL-Ohio contests after edging browsing Whitehall 14-13 on Sept. 18 to make improvements to to 2-2 general and 2-1 in the league. It also defeated Bexley 31-26 on Sept. 11.
Quarterback Anthony Hughes accounted for each Buckeye Valley touchdowns towards the Rams. He scored on a 4-yard run and related with large receiver Ben Fisher on a 42-garden touchdown pass in the 2nd quarter. Felipe Scharff kicked the two more factors, together with the decisive place.
“They’re massive and bodily,” Peters reported. “They have some athletes that they are going to spread out a little little bit and consider to get them into open area.
“They’re rather sound on the protection line, and they never blow gaps. The linebackers engage in downhill and really don’t get misplaced on the field. They’re disciplined, and they know what they are executing.”
Against Liberty Union, McCormick’s kickoff return in the to start with quarter experienced the Bobcats trailing just 7-6 early before the Lions erupted for 56 details to construct a 63-6 halftime cushion. Grandview totaled 28 yards of offense.
“We’re having difficulties on offense and the defense is out there on the industry way too much,” Peters stated. “We have to get improved at the minor factors.”
7 days 5
GRANDVIEW at BUCKEYE VALLEY
•When: 7 p.m. Friday, Sept. 25
•Last assembly: 2019, Grandview 14-3
•Grandview (-4 in general, -3 in MSL-Ohio) to day: Lost to Galion Northmor 34- dropped to Whitehall 22-14 missing to Harvest Prep 64-13 missing to Liberty Union 77-6
•Buckeye Valley (2-2 in general, 2-1 in MSL-Ohio) to day: Lost to Harvest Prep 56-25 misplaced to Ready 20-6 defeated Bexley 31-26 def. Whitehall 14-13
•Top Bobcats: Cory Culp (RB/LB), Connor Dobies (OL/LB), Gabhran Downer (OL/DL), Ian Gecse (TE/DL), Mason Gastesi (TE/DL), Connor McCormick (RB/DB/P), Tristin Pierce (RB/DB), Matthew Taylor (OL/DL) and Jake Zimmerman (OL/DL)
•Top Barons: Keegan Allen (OL/DL), Andre Ash (RB/WR/LB), Alex Contreras (WR/DB/P), Dalton Dodds (WR/DB), Ben Fisher (WR/DB), Fletcher Holquist (OL/DL/LB), Anthony Hughes (QB/DB), Carson Vaulx (LB) and Will Weinberg (TE/LB)