Eddie Richardson rushed for 146 yards and one touchdown and Carl Falls ran for 137 yards and a score as the Thunder used a late defensive stop to beat Bonney Lake on Friday.
Mountain View outgained the Panthers 430-49 in rushing yards.
The Thunder outgained Bonney Lake 28-7 in the second, yet Mountain View found itself behind 27-23 with 7:05 left in the game.
Then Falls broke free on a 56-yard TD run with 5:45 left to put Mountain View up 30-27.
Bonney Lake then drove into Thunder territory before Mountain View stopped the Panthers on fourth-and-1 to take over on downs. The Thunder then sealed the win with 55-yard scoring drive, capped by a Russell Culverwell 11-yard TD run.
MOUNTAIN VIEW 37, BONNEY LAKE 27
Mountain View 9 0 14 14–37
Bonney Lake 7 13 0 7–27
BL–Robert Combs 85 kickoff return (Tyler John kick)
MV–Jordan Montenegro 23 FG
MV–Russell Culverwell 4 run (kick failed)
BL–EJ Harris 1 run (John kick)
BL–Chris Brown 19 pass from Zach Zaragoza (kick failed)
MV–Eddie Richardson 5 run (Montenegro kick)
MV–Austin Mace 18 run (Montenegro kick)
BL– Ethan McElderry 5 run (John kick)
MV–Carl Falls 56 run (Montenegro kick)
MV–Russell Culverwell 11 run (Montenegro kick)
RUSHING — Mountain View: Richardson 21-146, Falls n/a-137, Culverwell 12-77, Mace 18-72, Luke DuChesne 14-(-2); Bonney Lake: Harris 7-29, McElderry 6-12, Robert Combs 1-8.
PASSING — Mountain View: DuChesne 2-8-1-48; Bonney Lake: Brown 13-25-0-161.
RECEIVING — Mountain View: Not available; Bonney Lake: Not available.