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Alta Aurelia Victorious at Ridge View

October 04, 2019 11:10pm

Alta Aurelia scored on their first three drives en route to a 27-14 win over Ridge View in Holstein.  

The Warriors opening touchdown came on a 40-yard pass from Logan McCoy to Preston McCoy on 4th and 8, and Logan's two-point conversion pass to Michael Ryherd made it 8-0.  Michael Ryhert capped an 86-yard touchdown drive with a 15-yard run to make the score 14-0, and then Logan threw to Carson Elston to make it 21-0 with 7:15 left in the half, and that was the score at halftime.  

Ridge View got on the board thanks to an impressive 99-yard touchdown drive which lasted 16 plays at 6:57.  Cade Harriman's one-yard run made it 21-7

Alta Aurelia recovered the ensuing onside kick, and scored three plays later on Carson Reinert's 43 yard pass to Elston to make it 27-7.  The Raptors got the final score on Brody Deitering's two-yard touchdown run.  

The total yardage was slightly in Alta Aurelia's favor, 300 to 295.  

For Alta Aurelia, Logan McCoy passed for 128 yards.  Elston had five catches for 82 yards.  Ryherd rushed 17 times for 98 yards.  

Colton Dutler led all rushers with 115 yards on 15 carries for the Raptors.  Deitering gained 87 rushing yards.  

Alta Aurelia goes to 2-0 in Class A District 2, and 4-2 overall.  They'll visit IKM Manning next week.  

Ridge View remains winless, as they play at Fort Dodge St. Edmond next week.