MINFORD — A week after being shutout by Washington, Minford bounced back Friday with a 41-7 win over East Clinton.
The Falcons (4-1) led right from the start, securing a 14-0 advantage after one quarter.
East Clinton scored its only touchdown in the second quarter when Isaiah Conger reached the end zone late in the half. Lukas Runk kicked the extra point and it was 21-7 Minford.
The Falcons scored later in the half and early in the second to break the game open, 35-7. It was 41-7 after three quarters.
East Clinton rushed for 183 yards on 32 attempts with Glenn Peacock leading the way with 80 yards, 60 of those coming on one attempt. Dameon Williams went 14-68 on the ground.
East Clinton (1-4) opened the season with a 34-14 win over Dayton Christian but have since lost four straight to opponents who are a combined 13-7.
The next five opponents for the Astros are 12-13 this season.
East Clinton will open SBAAC National Division play Friday at home against Bethel-Tate (2-3).
Sept 16, 2022
@Minford High School
Minford 41, East Clinton 7
PASSING: Lukas Runk 2-7, 37 yards
RUSHING: Dameon Williams 14-68, Isaiah Conger 8-27-1, Glenn Peacock 4-80, Max Crowe 3-1, Lukas Runk 2-2, Brody McCulley 1-5
RECEIVING: Isaiah Conger 1-14, Dameon Williams 1-13
TACKLES: Adran Baker 9, Glenn Peacock 6, Owen Roberts 5, Denver Day 4, Isaiah Conger 4, Dameon Williams 4, Hudson Singer 2, Clayton Kimmey 2, Grady Boggs 1, Landen Dunn 1, Alex Edison 1, Noah Mess 1, Jade Griffith 1
INTERCEPTIONS: Glenn Peacock 1