Unbeaten Shadyside Cruises Past Fairfield Christian
The unbeaten Shadyside Tigers jumped out to a quick 21-0 lead after one quarter and cruised to a relatively easy 40-14 win over the Knights of Fairfield Christian Academy in the opening round of the Division 7 Region 25 playoffs.
Junior quarterback Austin Dorris ran for two touchdowns on five carries, piling up 107 yards. He also added a touchdown pass to Scotty Hammond. Senior fullback Chris Littel added a pair of scores and went over 1,000 yards rushing on the season, and junior running back Eric Howell also scored a TD and broke the 1,000 yard barrier on the season, giving the Tigers a trio of runners (Dorris) with over 1,000 yards rushing.
Shadyside advances to play OVAC product Caldwell next Saturday night in the regional semifinal.