Week 4 is in the books and the march toward a conference title began on Friday as league play opened across the Chagrin Valley Conference.
Here’s a look at all the scores from Week 4:
Kirtland 42, West Geauga 0
Kirtland’s bid to defend its Chagrin Division title began with a dominating performance at West Geauga. The Hornets recovered a fumble on the first play from scrimmage and scored two plays later. Victor Alfieri ran for three scores, Tommy Gogolin caught a touchdown pass and ran for another, and Gino Blasini hauled in one of Jake Laverde’s two touchdown throws.
Geneva 20, Lakeside 13
Jacob Wilson’s two-yard touchdown run in the fourth quarter was the difference for the Eagles, who ran for 300 yards and limited Lakeside to just 235 yards of total offense. Lakeside’s Alex DiSalvatore ran for a touchdown and threw for another. Geneva’s Luke Smith and Kenny Young both ran for scores for the Eagles.
Berkshire 49, Grand Valley 36
Berkshire scored the first 28 points of the game and then had to hold off the surging Mustangs down the stretch. Grand Valley scored all 36 of its points in the second half. Berkshire’s Miles Miller completed 5-of-8 passes for 58 yards and one touchdown and also ran 36 times for 309 yards and five scores. Grand Valley’s Nate Boiarski completed 15-of-27 passes for 271 yards and four touchdowns, including a pair to Robert Rogers, who ended the night with nine catches for 223 yards and three touchdowns.
Harvey 56, Crestwood 14
Harvey dominated the ground game in beating Crestwood. The Red Raiders ran for 337 yards and limited Crestwood to just 92 yards of total offense. Blaise Collins ran for 142 yards and two scores on just 14 carries and he also returned a fumble 29 yards for another score. Shahn Alston added 99 yards and two scores on four carries. Tristen Addis led Crestwood with 47 yards on 15 carries with one touchdown.
Edgewood 56, Orange 21
Edgewood scored the first 34 points of the game in a dominant win over Orange. Orange’s Alex Ford ran for 94 yards and passed for 51 more with two touchdown throws.
No box score information was available for Edgewood.
Lutheran West 50, Brooklyn 22
Lutheran West scored every way imaginable in a win over Brooklyn. Greg Fuentes returned one of his two interceptions for a touchdown and DeRonte Fullerton recovered a punt blocked by Di’Marrion Gill in the end zone for a special teams score. The Longhorns ran for 269 yards and five touchdowns and outgained the Hurricanes, 268-79. Jalany Theodore ran for 80 yards on just three carries with two touchdowns for Lutheran West.
Hawken 55, Cardinal 20
Hawken scored 21 unanswered fourth-quarter points to pull away from Cardinal. Dominic Johnson ran for two of those fourth-quarter scores and Luke Mangini returned an interception for a score to seal the win. Lucas Brandt completed 10-of-13 passes for 122 yards with two touchdown passes and Johnson ran for 99 yards and four scores on just 16 carries. Mangini picked off two passes in the win. Cardinal actually outgained Hawken, 300-279, but three turnovers doomed the Huskies. Cardinal’s Josh Soltis ran for a game-high 191 yards on 19 carries and he scored twice.
Fairport 20, Wickliffe 7
Former CVC member Fairport scored the first 20 points of the game in defeating Wickliffe in non-conference action. Vincent Gargiulo’s four-yard TD run late in the fourth quarter helped Wickliffe avoid the shutout. Gargiulo ran for 86 yards on 17 carries.
Trinity 34, Beachwood 33 (2 OT)
It took two overtimes but Trinity clinched its first win of the season by holding off Beachwood. With the game tied at 20-20 after four quarters, Beachwood’s Marquis Pinkney scored two touchdowns in the overtime periods but Trinity answered each time. Aidan Duncan’s seven-yard touchdown run tied the game at 33-33 and Michael Miles plunged into the end zone on a game-ending two-point conversion. Duncan completed 16-of-22 passes for 123 yards and one touchdown and he also ran for 37 yards and a score. Mitchell Jones led Trinity with 55 yards and two scores on 17 carries. Pinkney ran for 178 yards on 25 carries and scored four times and he threw for 93 yards.
Cuyahoga Heights 40, Independence 0
No box score available (CVC TV replay)
Perry 43, Chagrin Falls 0
No box score available