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FORESTVILLE'S CROFT SHATTERS SECTION VI RUSHING RECORD

Forestville's Larry Croft proved he's capable of record-setting feats through four quarters of football.

Croft set the single-game Western New York rushing record on Saturday during a 69-6 rout of Franklinville in a Division VIII contest.

The senior running back rushed for 458 yards on 24 carries to break the mark of 431 yards on 20 carries set by Starpoint's John Donner in 1989. He also scored seven touchdowns, including a 50-yarder in the fourth quarter.

Despite how it looks, second-year Forestville coach Steve Greenough said his Hornets did not run up the score against the Panthers (0-3).

"We wanted to put four quarters of football together and wanted our starters to do it," he said. "That's been a year-long problem for us. We've had a lot of problems with us being able to play a full game."

Division I

N. Tonawanda 23, Lockport 6: Mark Nachreiner threw three touchdown passes as the Lumberjacks handed the Lions their first loss of the season.

Eric Gerfin was on the receiving end of two of Nachreiner's passes and Aaron Day caught the other one. Todd Warmington had 14 tackles and a fumble recovery and Day finished with 10 tackles and two sacks. Lockport (4-1) is ranked No. 4 among large schools while the 'Jacks rest at No. 7.

Jamestown 35, Ken. West 6: Chris Shaver ran 27 yards for one touchdown and passed for another as the sixth-ranked Red Raiders rolled past the Blue Devils. Rob Sorrento scored on a 1-yard run for West.

Lancaster 28, Hamburg 14: Freshman running back Ty Godinho rushed for 168 yards on 17 carries and scored on runs of 25 and 10 yards as the Redskins earned their first win. Tony Galbo threw for one touchdown and ran for another for the 'Skins. For Hamburg, Justin Kings scored on a 1-yard run and Tony Favata caught a 35-yard pass from Josh Nuncio.

Orchard Park 34, Frontier 0: Quarterback Andy O'Hara threw for one touchdown and ran for another to lead the ninth-ranked Quakers. O'Hara scored on a 3-yard run and hit Aaron Sawyer with a 25-yard touchdown pass. Andy Fried, back from a shoulder injury, had 143 rushing yards and a 30-yard touchdown. Derek Elvin had six receptions for 72 yards.

Division II

Grand Island 34, Lew-Port 6: Jeff Sargent caught one touchdown pass and ran for another to lead the eighth-ranked Vikings. Quarterback Tom Winarske hit Brad Greenfield for a 15-yard TD.

Division III

Pioneer 20, Wmsv. East 7: Senior tailback Jameel Ghani rushed for 224 yards and three touchdowns to lead the Panthers. Tight end Jesse Hoffman caught a 14-yard pass from John Grey for the Flames.

West Seneca West 27, Wmsv. South 14: Micah Milewski had 22 carries for 126 yards and three touchdowns as the Indians ran past the Billies with 240 yards on the ground. Milewski's touchdowns runs were 3, 1 and 4 yards. Mike Dziak added 20 carries for 88 yards with a 6-yard touchdown. Curt Miller had 13 tackles and recovered a fumble to spark the West defense.

Division V

Lackawanna 35, S'western 0: Tailback Wade Turner rushed for a school-record 325 yards on 17 carries and scored four touchdowns to lead the Steelers. Turner held the previous record of 312 set last year. Turner's scoring runs covered 91, 67, 82 and 3 yards. Sophomore running mate Joe West had four carries for 72 yards and a 72-yard score for Lackawanna, the top-ranked small school in The News poll.

Olean 22, East Aurora 16: Ike Simon's 2-yard touchdown run in the fourth quarter carried the Huskies to their first win.

Division IV

Depew 42, Maryvale 13: Chris Domino scored a pair of touchdowns as the Wildcats beat the winless Flyers. Domino opened the scoring on a 44-yard run and added a 1-yarder in the third quarter. Marc Hoppy, Andy Krawczyk, Greg Johnson and John Huntz also scored for Depew, ranked No. 3 among small schools.

Interdivision

West Seneca East 27, Kenmore East 9: Ken MacIvor ran for three touchdowns as the Trojans rallied from a 9-0 deficit to keep the Bulldogs winless. Two of MacIvor's scores came on passes of 54 and 30 yards from Mike Vastola.

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