Area Football Roundup (Week of Sept. 17, 2008)

Canton-Galva vs. Centre

?Canton-Galva nearly duplicated Goessel?s effort of the previous week, shutting out Centre 46-0.

Bryant Baldwin plunged into the end zone from six yards out 1:30 into the first quarter and Tony Arendt hit paydirt on the conversion run.

The Eaglesscored twice more in the opening period, on a 59-yard punt return and a 61-yard run, but was stuffed on both conversions to carry a 20-0 lead into the second quarter.

Canton-Galva continued to roll when Shearer snared a throw from Williams with 7:50 to go before halftime. Williams struck on a 9-yard run later in the period, and the Eagles led 32-0 at half.

Arendt pounded in a six-yard run 2:46 into the third and Williams converted the run to ramp the lead to 40. Canton-Galva scored again to end the game with 5:56 left in the fourth on a 1-yard run by Abrahams.

Ben Krause threw for 80 yards, connecting on passes to four different receivers.

Centre faces visits Hope and Canton-Galva faces Pretty Prarie this week. Both play at 7 p.m. Friday.


?With a 48-0 drubbing of White City, the Bluebirds improved to 2-0 and jumped to second in the Wichita Eagle?s 8-man Division I rankings. Goessel hosts Fairfield at 7 p.m. Friday.


?The Warriors slid to 0-2 with a 28-14 loss at the hands of Inman. Peabody-Burns hosts Remington at 7 p.m. Friday.

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