Boys Varsity Football · Norwayne Football Beats Canton C.C. 51-22


The Norwayne football team jumped out to a quick 14-0 lead after 1 quarter and never looked back on Saturday in their 51-22 win over Canton Central Catholic.  Nick Erhard would get the Cats on the board first with a 11 yard touchdown catch from Nate Bitskay.  Ameer Cunningham would add a 4-yard touchdown run just over 2 minutes later.  Kaden Kidd added a second quarter touchdown run from 15 yards out.  Hayden Ringle would finish the scoring for the half with a 32-yard field goal.  Norwayne would continue to score in the third quarter with Ameer Cunningham(1-yard) and Hayden Tanner(52-yards) touchdown runs.  Capping off the night in the fourth quarter with rushing touchdowns were Kaden Kidd(21 yards) and Elijah Stanley(8 yards).  Nate Bitskay would finish 8 of 15 for 97 yards and 1 touchdown.  Hayden Tanner led the ground attack with 6 carries for 94 yards(1 touchdown).  Kaden Kidd(8-83 yards, 2 touchdowns), Ameer Cunningham(11-49 yards, 2 touchdowns), Jake Gill(5-43 yards), and Elijah Stanley(2-42 yards, 1 touchdown) would all add to the rushing totals.  Nick Erhard led all receivers with 3 catches for 15 yards and a touchdown.  Jacob Rupp(2-51 yards), Derek Berger(1-17 yards), Noah Saal(1-9 yards) and Hayden Tanner(1-5 yards) also picked up receiving yards.  Norwayne will travel to Wickliffe on Saturday night for a Regional Semi-Final game at 7:00.