Gridiron Tigers maul Warriors

By Robert Bolanos

The Creswell Tigers football team bounced back and defeated the Oakridge Warriors 45-0 on Oct. 4.

Conner Baggerly completed 1 of 4 passes for 12 yards and a touchdown. He also ran for a TD.

Adam Steele caught the only pass for a touchdown.

Baggerly also scrambled for 74 yards and a TD.

Treven Monegan rushed for 34 yards and a TD. Steele also rushed for 34 yards.

Ty Myer rushed for 12 yards and a TD.

Chance Leach had a powerful 38-yard run, negated by a penalty.

Anthony Cox, Parker Paquette, Ayden Stubbs, Cade Dimmick, Juan Beltran and Max Velarde also had carries.

On defense, Leach led with eight solo tackles. Monegan had seven solo tackles, Logan Gordon had six, Jayden Pratt had five, and Conner Hanson and Steele each had four.

Steele had a fumble recovery.

Cox, Traejon Roberts and Gordon each had interceptions, with Cox and Roberts returning theirs for defensive touchdowns.

The Tigers defense also blocked a punt to set up an offensive score.