Local Sports Journal

The host Knights rolled up the game’s first 26 points and cruised to a 47-26 victory over Reeths-Puffer.

Kenowa Hills’ quarterback Cody Ritsema passed for three touchdowns and ran for two more.

Kenowa Hills had a 47-7 lead in the third quarter.

Jhondries Betts-Render led Reeths-Puffer with 13 rushes for 191 yards. The bulk of those yards came touchdown runs of 80 and 81 yards.

Julian Munday scored on a 5-yard run for the Rockets. Kyle Kolbe had a strong game on defense for the Rockets. He returned an interception for 44 yards in the third quarter and finished with seven tackles.

Ritsema had touchdown passes of 55, 5 and 16 yards. He had rushing touchdowns of 1 and 2 yards.

Josh Buie also had seven tackles for R-P. DeDe Blake had five.