Muskegon Catholic Central defeated Ludington 55-7 Friday evening in a Lakes 8 Conference football contest.

The Crusaders used a strong rushing effort Friday, running on 42 of 44 offensive plays. Cameron Martinez led Catholic with 132 yards and two touchdowns on six carries.

Jackson Reigler caught both of Martinez’s passes for a total of 24 yards and a touchdown.

Dawson Steigman, Tommy Watts, Avery Davis, Tio Knight and Carson St. Amour all added rushing touchdowns for Muskegon Catholic.

Anthony Tenney punched in a two-yard run for the Orioles in the fourth quarter.

The Oriole running attack was led by Shemar Jennings with 83 yards while Tenney added 80. Jennings also set the pace on defense with six tackles.

The victory puts Muskegon Catholic at 3-0 on the year and 2-0 in Lakes 8 Conference play Ludington’s fell to 2-2 overall and 0-2 in the Lakes 8.