Local Sports Journal

Ludington rushed for more than 350 yards and scored six unanswered touchdowns in a 41-6 Lakes 8 Conference win over host Howard City Tri-County.

After the Vikings took a 6-0 first-quarter lead, the Orioles scored the games next 41 points.

Chad Large got Ludington on the board with an 11-yard TD run in the second quarter and put the Orioles up 14-6 at the half after passing to Trevor Overholt (6 yards) for another score.

In the second half, Large (35 yards), Overholt (37 yards), Jake Kacznski (23 yards) and Joe Graham (6) rushed for touchdowns.

Ludington finished with 406 total yards, 354 on the ground, led by Large and Overholt.

The two backs combined for 255 yards rushing as Large carried the ball 21 times for 128 yards and Overholt adding 127 yards on 11 carries.

The Orioles held Tri-County to 125 total yards, 8 yards on the ground and 117 through the air. Ian Cummins led Ludington with 11 tackles, Dylan Sorenson added 10 and Kacznski finished with eight.