Boys Varsity Football · Norwayne Football Takes Care of Mineral Ridge 55-14


The Norwayne football team began their 2020 playoff run with a big win over Mineral Ridge on Saturday night 55-14.  The Cats would pile up 500 yards of total offense to just 141 yards for the Rams.  Hayden Tanner would lead the ground attack with 5 rushes for 98 yards and 3 touchdowns.  Ameer Cunningham would add 13 carries for 79 yards and 1 score.  Kaden Kidd carried the ball 7 times for 71 yards.  Cunningham and Kidd would add a receiving touchdown as well.  Quarterback Nate Bitskay would go 14 for 23 through the air for 178 yards and 2 touchdowns.  The receivers were led by Kaden Kidd with 4 catches for 55 yards and a touchdown.  Joey Raudebaugh(2 catches, 26 yards) and Jacob Rupp(2 catches, 21 yards) would add multiple catch nights for the Cats.  Roman Portis would return and interception for a touchdown and Joe Green would add the final rushing touchdown of the night.  Norwayne is now 7-0 on the season and will host Canton Central Catholic on Saturday at 7:00.