Local Sports Journal

Quarterback Hayden Cregg and running back Kenny Waltz led the Holton Red Devils to a 49-0 homecoming win against White Cloud.

Cregg had 151 yards rushing off eight attempts with pair of TDs and also went 5-of-8 passing for 108 yards. Waltz had 148 yards rushing and a pair of scoring runs on 14 carries.

“We didn’t want to let anyone ruin our homecoming tonight,” said Holton coach Jack Nummerdor. “Hayden does a good job of controlling the offensive line and running backs.”

The Red Devils wasted little time as they opened the game with a 9-yard touchdown run from Cregg with 7:47 left in the opening quarter. Waltz followed with 2:44 left in the quarter when he broke free for a 74-yard touchdown run.

The second quarter went in similar fashion for Holton. This time, Chris Argetsinger caught a 29-yard touchdown pass from Cregg to put Holton up 21-0 with 8:40 left before half. Waltz capped off another scoring drive with a 7-yard TD run with 3:36 remaining.

Holton opened the third quarter when Cregg broke free from 34 yards out to go up 35-0. Tirco Angiano added a 1-yard touchdown to put Holton up 42-0.

Brandon Epplett capped off the scoring for Holton on a 1-yard TD run with 8:34 left in the game.

Holton was led by a host of players as Angiano had 59 yards on six rushes. Epplett had 16 yards on 7 attempts, Jacob Bowden made two catches for 50 yards and Brandon Cregg had two catches for 29 yards.

Waltz let Holton’s defense with seven tackles and one interception. Jordan Whitener had six tackles and an interception while Mason Butchart had six tackles and a pair of stats.