Football roundup: Riverside loses to Marion Local, Versailles wins


SIDNEY — Riverside couldn’t keep up in a Division VII, Region 28 semifinal on Saturday at Sidney Memorial Stadium and lost to Marion Local 34-0.

Peyton Otte scored on a 16-yard TD run and Dylan Fleck scored on a 1-yard TD run in the first quarter to give the Flyers a 13-0 lead. Darren Meier scored on a 9-yard TD run and a 94-yard TD run in the second quarter to boost the lead to 27-0 before halftime.

The Flyers had 354 yards of offense while Riverside had 103.

Myles Platfoot completed 12-of-18 passes for 87 yards with one interception. Landon Stewart caught eight passes for 69 yards. Kaleb Schindewolf led Riverside with nine tackles.

Riverside finishes 9-4 overall.

Versailles 14, Cincinnati Taft 0

The Tigers won a Division V, Region 20 semifinal on Saturday in Bellbrook.

Carson Bey scored on a 1-yard run in the second quarter to give the Tigers (12-1) a 7-0 lead before halftime. Bey scored on an 8-yard run in the fourth quarter to secure the win.

Versailles had 242 yards of offense while Taft had 168.

Bey ran for 61 yards and two touchdowns on 12 carries and completed 3-of-8 passes for 55 yards. Lucas Stammen led the Tigers with 7.5 tackles while Landon Henry made seven.

Versailles advances to face Preble Shawnee in a regional final on Saturday at Trotwood-Madison High School.

By Bryant Billing

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Allen East 45, Anna 30

Marion Local 34, Riverside 0

Versailles 14, Cincinnati Taft 0

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