Rypien Closes in on Record, Shadle wins 34-9 - Spokane, North Idaho News & Weather KHQ.com

Rypien Closes in on Record, Shadle wins 34-9

  • Also on KHQ.comMore>>

In game one of the double-header played at Joe Albi Stadium, North Central took on Shadle Park in a 3A matchup.

NC took the lead early as Jake Hoffman and Jimmy Wiegel hook up for a 34-yard touchdown in the first quarter. After adding a field goal, the Indians held a 9-0 lead.

From that point on, it was all Shadle Park as Cam Babcock and Alvin Welch would both rush for 2 touchdowns.

The Highlanders (3-4) scored the next 34 points while shutting out NC (1-6) for the remainder of the game and going on to win 34-9.

Shadle Park quarterback Brett Rypien closes in on the all-time single season passing record for the GSL. He has surpassed 2000 yards with 2207 and only trails Connor Halliday by 52 yards with 3 games still left on the schedule.

Lewis and Clark at Ferris

The late game at Albi featured two teams that are familiar with success in football. While LC has not faired as well this season, Ferris was hoping to remain tied with Mead for 2nd place.

It was a defensive struggle for most of the game as a short Kole Karstetter scamper would be the only score in the 1st half as Ferris would lead 7-0.

Not much changed in the 2nd half as Karstetter would be on the receiving end of a Christian Olson 14 yard touchdown pass for the final score of the game.

Ferris (6-1) shutout the Tigers (3-4) 17-0.

Mt. Spokane at University

University hosted Mt. Spokane Friday night in a game with major 3A playoff implications. The Titans entered the night in 2nd place for 3A, with Mt. Spokane trailing by a single game.

After falling down 14-0, the Wildcats answered with a Zach Stensland touchdown run to make it a game.

But it would not matter as U-High (3-4) would outgain Mt. Spokane (1-6) 419-215 with Jeff Beaty throwing for 4 touchdowns as University won 28-14.

Rogers at Gonzaga Prep

This matchup of two teams at opposite ends of the totem pole featured the two leading rushers in the league. Luke Rogers and Griffin Hare had both accumulated over 800 yards entering the 7th game of the season.

 Both performed like the leading rushers in the GSL as Rogers ran for 194 yards and Hare 184, which gave both over a 1,000 rushing yards on the season. The only difference between the two was the outcome of the game.

Gonzaga Prep took a 30-0 lead into halftime and would go on to win 53-14 and remain in 1st place in the GSL.

  • Greater Spokane League

    • Mt. Spokane's Brothers In Discus

      SWXRightNow.com-- Mt. Spokane High School's Jacob Lionello and Trevor Payne grew up together and now the Wildcats' duo are two of the top rated discus throwers in the state of Washington.SWX's John Collett brings you a special feature about Lionello and Payne in the video player above.
    • Spokane Youth Sports Awards Are Back

      SWX and the Spokane Sports Commission are proud to partner up again for the second year of the Spokane Youth Sports Awards, which will be held on June 9th at the Fox Theater in downtown Spokane.
    • GSL Honors Scholar Athletes

      SPOKANE, Wash. -- The Greater Spokane League honored a host of students athletes in its annual Scholar Athlete Luncheon at the Spokane Club on Thursday afternoon.
    • Local Athletes Signed To NLI's

      With National Signing Day in full swing, below is a list of local high school athletes and where they have decided to sign National Letters of Intent to go play next fall.
    • North Central's Anderson Wins Nike Cross Nationals

      North Central High School cross country star Tanner Anderson won the 2014 Nike Cross Nationals earlier today with a 15:11 finish by holding off Olin Hacker of Madison, WI who finished just a second behind the Indians' runner.
    • Shadle Park's Rypien Makes It Official With BSU

      Prep quarterback Brett Rypien (Spokane, Wash./Shadle Park HS) has signed a financial aid agreement (FAA) with Boise State, the school announced Tuesday morning.Rypien, who is on pace to receive his high-school diploma a semester early, plans to begin attending classes at Boise State during the 2015 spring semester.
    More
HD DOPPLER 6i
/
  • Interact With SWXMore>>

  • All Blogs

    More Blogs

    More Blogs

    The best in local sports blogs from SWX, KHQ, Spokesman.com and more!
  • Games & Contests

    Games & Contests

    Games & Contests

    SWX College Football and Basketball Challenges and more!
    SWX College Football and Basketball Challenges and more!>>