BASCOM — Pandora-Gilboa and Hopewell-Loudon went scoreless in the first quarter and matched one another with a touchdown in the second.
But the Rockets did all of the second-half scoring in topping the Chieftains 16-7 in Blanchard Valley Conference action.
Jared Breece paced P-G, now 7-1 overall and 5-1 in the BVC, with 234 total yards and both Rocket touchdowns. Breece ran for a team-high 102 yards on 19 carries and completed 13 of 21 passes for another 132 yards, including a 45-yard TD pass to Carter Nofziger who reeled in seven passes for a game-high 116 receiving yards.
H-L’s Zach Kreais found Jaret Nelson for a 22-yard score to open the game’s scoring midway through the second quarter.
Kreais finished with 252 yards passing completing 17 of his 33 attempts, while Logan St. Clair caught five passes for 109 yards for the Chieftains (2-6, 1-5 BVC).
Pandora-Gilboa 0 7 6 3 — 16
Hopewell-Loudon 0 7 0 0 — 7
H-L — Nelson 22 pass from Kreais (Nelson kick)
P-G — Breece 1 run (Hok kick)
P-G — Nofziger 45 pass from Breece (kick failed)
P-G — Hok 24 FG