Boys JV Football
INDIANAPOLIS – Junior Dylan England threw a pair of touchdown passes Saturday (Sept. 30) to lead the Columbus North JV football team to a 14-6 victory at Perry Meridian.
England connected with sophomore Nate Woods on a 62-yard score in the first quarter, junior Michael Johnson adding a two-point conversion run for an 8-0 lead.
The Falcons closed to within 8-6 in the fourth quarter when freshman Shawn Faulkner scored on a 46-yard reception, but their two-point try was denied.
CN (5-1 overall, 3-1 against Conference Indiana opponents) closed out the decision when England hit junior Luke Riley for a 4-yard touchdown later in the fourth quarter.
In Columbus, Blake Huffman and Hayden McDaniel each accounted for three touchdowns as the Columbus North freshman team claimed a 37-14 triumph over the Falcons.
Huffman scored on runs that covered 19 and 7 yards as well as a 33-yard reception from McDaniel. McDaniel also ran for a 17-yard TD and passed 33 yards to Charlie Winick for another score as the Bull Dog rookies improved to 6-1 overall and 4-1 in league games.
The CN defense also scored when it recorded a safety in the second quarter.
The Columbus North JV and freshman teams both return to action at 10 a.m. next Saturday (Oct. 7) against Bloomington South. The JV visits the Panthers, while the freshman will host B. South at Max Andress Field.
At Perry Meridian
Columbus North ……….. 8 0 0 6 – 14
Perry Meridian ……….….. 0 0 0 6 – 6
CN – Nate Woods 62 pass from Dylan England (Michael Johnson run)
PM – Shawn Faulkner 46 pass from Logan Beard (run failed)
CN – Luke Riley 4 pass from Dylan England (run failed)
At Columbus North
Perry Meridian ………….. 0 8 0 6 – 14
Columbus North ….…….. 0 23 8 6 – 37
CN – Hayden McDaniel 17 run (Carter Ward kick), 8:17 2Q
CN – Safety, PM player tackled in end zone, 7:29 2Q
CN – Charlie Winick 33 pass from Hayden McDaniel (Carter Ward kick), 7:16 2Q
PM – Reggie McDonald 71 pass from Aiden Warren (Aiden Warren run), 1:12 2Q
CN – Blake Huffman 33 pass from Hayden McDaniel (Carter Ward kick), 0:05 2Q
CN – Blake Huffman 19 run (Luke Bless pass from Hayden McDaniel), 2:58 3Q
CN – Blake Huffman 7 run (kick failed), 4:16 4Q
PM – Reggie McDonald 45 pass from Aiden Warren (pass failed), 0:43 4Q