Central Ohio’s No. 1 HS Football Rankings continue today with the release of the Week 10 JJHuddle/NBC4 Central Ohio Power Poll. Here’s how things look after seven games…
The fourth annual JJHuddle/NBC4 Central Ohio Power Poll continues…
This year JJHuddle and NBC4 will again contest separate polls for
Divisions I, II, III and IV. Divisions V and VI will remained combined.
POLL CHAMPIONS WILL BE NAMED FOLLOWING THE REGULAR SEASON
Central Ohio Power Polls: Week 10
1. Pickerington North (9-0)
Result: Senior RB Godwin Igwebuike scored three first quarter TDs as the Panthers shut out Gahanna 42-0. Pick North limited the Lions to 58 total yards.
Up Next: @ Grove City (4-5)
2. Dublin Coffman (9-0)
Result: RB Bilal Williamson had 233 yards of offense and scored three TDs in a 36-28 win over Olentangy Liberty. Williamson ran for 169 yards and had 64 yards receving. Senior DL Miles McCollum had four sacks.
Up Next: vs Upper Arlington (5-4)
3. Hilliard Darby (9-0)
Result: QB Chase Longwell ran for two first half TDs as the Panthers outgainned Westerville Central 150-9 in total yards in the first two quarters en route to a 29-7 win. Senior DB Caleb Day also had an interception and returned a punt for a TD.
Up Next: @ Hilliard Bradley (4-5)
4. Pickerington Central (6-2)
Result: The Tigers won the 100th game in program history (since the district split) with a 44-7 win over Groveport-Madison. Pick Central overcame five turnovers by limiting the Cruisers to 71 total yards.
Up Next: @ Gahanna-Lincoln (7-2)
5. Dublin Scioto (7-2)
Result: WR Tim Shadoan caught 12 passes for 205 yards and three TDs (from Evan DeMars) and the Irish withstood a late 2-point conversion to edge Hilliard Bradley 28-27.
Up Next: @ Worthington Kilbourne (3-6)
Hilliard Davidson (7-2)
Westerville South (7-2)
1. Tri-Valley (9-0)
Result: The Scotties outgained Sheridan 639-177 in total yards en route to a 63-13 win. Senior QB Nathan Strock threw for 192 yards and three TDs and ran for 159 yards and two TDs. RB Austin Jones added three TDs and 185 yards rushing on 18 carries.
Up Next: @ Philo (7-2)
2. New Albany (7-2)
Result: The Eagles ran for 317 yards and five TDs in a 34-7 win over Watkins Memorial. RB Leslie Anoyke had 147yards and two TDs on eight carries.
Up Next: vs Mount Vernon (5-4)
3. Zanesville (8-1)
Result: The Blue Devils outgained Cambridge 446-168 in total yards in a 47-9 win. beat Cambridge 47-9. QB Thomas Wibbeler threw three TDs and ran for another.
Up Next: vs Marietta (1-8)
4. Marion-Franklin (8-1)
Result: QB Corry Benson returned to the line-up and tallied 177 of the Red Devils 226 total yards in a 6-0 won over Eastmoor. His 6-yard TD run in the third quarter was the difference.
Up Next: vs Columbus South (4-5)
5. Licking Heights (9-0)
Result: RB Ronald Carruthers-Kimball ran for three TDs and QB Taylor Curtis threw for two and ran for another as the Hornets beat Berne Union 45-8.
Up Next: vs Fisher Catholic (3-6)
Canal Winchester (7-2)
1. Watterson (6-3)
Result: The Eagles were outgained (272-246) but not outgunned in a 21-17 win over St. Charles. Andy Elberson ran for 96 yards and a TD and Walter Green had 103 yards and a TD in the win.
Up Next: vs Jonathan Alder (4-4)
2. Granville (8-1)
Result: Josh Link’s 8-yard fourth quarter TD run was the difference as the Blue Aces beat Newark Catholic 14-7.
Up Next: vs Columbus Academy (5-4)
3. DeSales (5-4)
Result: The Stallions racked up 425 total yards and used a 28-point second quarter to erase a 14-7 deficit en route to a 49-21 win over Cincinnati LaSalle. RB J.T. Blumbaugh ran for 135 yards and three TDs on 22 carries.
Up Next: @ George Washington (WV) (6-2)
4. Eastmoor (5-4)
Result: The Warriors dropped a 6-0 decision to Marion-Franklin. QB Daivon Barrow had 165 of his team’s 212 total yards.
Up Next: @ Africentric (0-9)
5. Licking Valley (6-3)
Result: Senior RB Drew McArtor ran for 227 yards and four TDs on 36 carries as the Panthers rallied from a 10-7 halftime deficit to beat Bexley 28-17.
Up Next: @ Heath (4-5)
1. Hartley (9-0)
Result: The Hawks had two 200-yard rushers in a 41-6 win over Coschocton. Senior RB Ja’Wuan Woodley ran for 212 yards and three TDs on 26 carries, while senior RB Marcellus Calhoun had 211 yards and three TDs on 29 carries. Hartley had 540 yards of offense, including 479 rushing.
Up Next: vs Ready (7-1)
2. North Union (9-0)
Result: The Wildcats ran for nine TDs and returned a punt for another in a 67-18 win over Ridgedale. Kam Smith scored three times and Thane Hoffman twice.
Up Next: vs Highland (5-4)
3. Westfall (8-1)
Result: The Mustangs clinched a share of the Scioto Valley Conference with a 28-23 win over Frankfort Adena. QB Trent Williamson ran for a TD and threw for two more.
Up Next: vs Huntington (5-4)
4. Ready (7-1)
Result: The Silver Knights had a bye. Next up…Hartley.
Up Next: @ Hartley (9-0)
5. Johnstown-Monroe (7-2)
Result: Adam Carter ran for two TDs and Cody Farley ran for 147 yards and a TD as the Johnnies beat East Knox 31-21. QB Tyler Thompson added 99 yards and a TD on 23 carries.
Up Next: @ Johnstown-Northridge (2-7)
1. Newark Catholic (7-2)
Result: The Green Wave lost to Granville 14-7. Kevin Bourne continued his masterful season by returning a fumble 85-yards for NC’s lone score.
Up Next: @ Hebron Lakewood (1-8)
Last Week: 1
2. Danville (8-1)
Result: The Blue Devils scored 14 points in the first, second and third quarter en route to a 42-6 win over Utica.
Up Next: @ East Knox (5-4)
Last Week: 2
3. Liberty Union (7-2)
Result: RB Jacob Basso ran for 311 yards and four TDs on 22 carries as the Lions beat West Jefferson 47-12. Basso scored on runs of 71, 68, 52 and 37 yards.
Up Next: vs Grandview Heights (5-4)
4. Marion Pleasant (7-2)
Result: QB Collin Wood threw for two TDs and ran for another as the Spartans beat Northmor 41-8. RB Holden Rosebrough and WR Kyle Galyk each scored two TDs.
Up Next: vs Buckeye Valley (6-3)
5. Rosecrans (7-2)
Result: The Bishops lost 6-3 to River View, which scored its lone TD on a fumble return. Missing senior RB Luke Lloyd, Rosecrans managed just 113 total yards.
Up Next: vs Fort Frye (7-2)
Last Week: 3
West Jefferson (6-3)
East Knox (5-4)