Cedaredge football 6-0

By Wayne Crick


Another solid performance on the gridiron kept Cedaredge High School's Bruins on top in the 1A WSL standings with a 2-0 league mark and 6-0 overall. Paonia is in second place with records of 2-0 and 5-1

Cedaredge hosted Grand Valley's Cardinals last Friday and scored in all but the third quarter on its way to a 30-7 conference win.

The Bruins' first score came in the opening quarter. with their seccond touchdown coming in the second frame.

Grand Valley cut the Bruins' lead in half with a touchdown in the third period. Cedaredge failed to score in the third and led 14-7 going to the last quarter.

Two touchdowns and a safety, credited to Ethan Fritchman, produced the game's final 16 points to produce a 30-7 win for the Bruins.

Tyler Cooper ran the ball 26 times for 169 yards and one of four Bruins' touchdowns. Christian Reynolds had 47 yards and a touchdown while Jacob Ostrom was good for 54 yards and a touchdown.

Cedaredge's fourth touchdown came on a 67-yard catch-and-run play from Ostrom to Isaac Swoffer.

Brendon Klaseen added four PAT kicks to help the Bruins arrive at the game's final score, 30-7.

The Bruins will face an always-tough Meeker squad on Friday, Oct. 16, at 7 p.m. The Cowboys are 1-1 in league play and 3-3 overall.