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Littleton throws four TD passes in Ashland win

KLAMATH FALLS ' Ashland earned its second win on the strength of Sam Littleton's arm, posting a 31-25 nonconference football victory over Klamath Union Friday at Modoc Field.

The Grizzlies (2-6 overall) got the clinching touchdown in the fourth quarter when senior wide receiver Steve Jorgensen hauled in a 15-yard scoring pass from the junior Littleton.

Klamath followed with a 3-yard scoring run from Daniel Bennett to make it close.

Littleton threw four scoring passes and completed 17 of 29 for 222 yards. He wasn't intercepted.

Two of his touchdown passes went to senior tight end Jeff Skinner, covering 12 and 19 yards.

— Littleton also found Josh Cornelius for a 5-yard TD to open the scoring in the first quarter.

Jorgensen had six catches for 106 yards.

Southern Cascade League

CASCADE CHRISTIAN 57, RIDDLE 8 ' At Riddle, seniors Ryan Kridel and T.J. Orton and sophomore Jordan Ockunzi scored two touchdowns apiece for Cascade Christian as the Challengers improved to 2-4 in the Southern Cascade League.

Kridel scored twice in the first quarter for Cascade, starting with a 7-yard plunge to cap the Challengers' opening drive. Orton scored one of his in the first quarter as well on a 32-yard scramble.

Orton, Ockunzi and Danny Sha did all the scoring in the second quarter to give Cascade a 49-point lead at halftime.

Preston Wipf scored the final touchdown for Cascade, which was led by Orton's 126 rushing yards on 11 attempts. Ockunzi had eight carries for 110 yards.

The Challengers face St. Mary's next Saturday at 7 p.m. at Spiegelberg Stadium.

Cascade Christian212808 ' 57

Riddle0080 ' 8

CC ' Kridel 7 run (Kridel kick)

CC ' Orton 32 run (kick failed)

CC ' Kridel 25 run (Kridel run)

CC ' Orton 4 run (Ockunzi run)

CC ' Sha — run (Orton run)

CC ' Ockunzi 6 run (run failed)

CC ' Ockunzi 74 run (run failed)

R ' Ross 77 run (Doyle pass from Hanson)

CC ' Wipf — run (Burchfiel run)

GLENDALE 16, ST. MARY'S 8 ' At Glendale, Joel Snelling ran for a touchdown and returned an interception for a score to lead Glendale.

The Pirates (3-5, 1-5 SCL) broke open the low-scoring affair in the fourth quarter with Snelling's run and then answered St. Mary's drive with the interception. Snelling also threw for 172 yards.

The Crusaders (3-5, 1-5 SCL) pulled within eight on a touchdown run by James Kulig and the subsequent two-point conversion pass. Kulig led St. Mary's with 80 yards rushing.

St. Mary's0008 ' 8

Glendale30013 ' 16

G ' FG Burkhalter 30

G ' Snelling 13 run (Burkhalter kick)

G ' Snelling 41 interception return (kick blocked)

SM ' Kulig — run (Kulig pass from Anderson)

Skyline A League

GILCHRIST 64, PROSPECT 16' At Gilchrist, senior running back Adam Thomas scored three touchdowns to help Gilchrist jump out to a 38-0 second-quarter lead.

The ninth-ranked Grizzlies (6-1 Sky A), who locked up second-place in the Skyline A League, held a 50-8 advantage at halftime and ended the contest midway through the fourth quarter on the 45-point mercy rule.

Thomas had four touchdowns and senior quarterback Dane Larkin passed for three TDs and ran for another. Larkin was 10 of 12 for 185 yards passing and threw for four successful two-point conversions.

Prospect's Brandon Bailey passed for one touchdown and ran for another.

Winless Prospect (0-7, 0-6 Sky A) will host rival Butte Falls in a season-ending game Friday.

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Gilchrist262686 ' 64

G ' Thomas 26 pass from Larkin (Wilson pass from Larkin)

G ' Thomas 2 run (Finneran pass from Larkin)

G ' Pelker recovered fumble in end zone (Thompson pass from Larkin)

G ' Thomas 80 pass from Larkin (Toombs run)

G ' Larkin 15 run (pass failed)

P ' Crawford 16 pass from Bailey (Baines pass from Bailey)

G ' Toombs 10 run (pass failed)

G ' Machacek 25 pass from Smith (run failed)

P ' Bailey — run (Bailey run)

G ' Toombs 30 kickoff return (Thomas pass from Larkin)

G ' Thomas 10 pass from Larkin (no PAT attempt)