Non-league football: Battle Ground 45, Decatur 14

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Updated: September 22, 2013, 9:28 PM

 

Colston Vukanovich threw three touchdown passes to Colby Cahoon as the Battle Ground football team earned its first win of the season, beating Decatur 45-14 Saturday in Federal Way.

Vukanovich's 16-yard touchdown run and a 63-yard touchdown run by Justin Smalley gave the Tigers a 13-0 lead after the first quarter.

Vukanovich's first TD pass to Cahoon — a 15-yarder — extended the lead to 20-0 in the second quarter.

Cahoon caught 29-yard and 21-yard TD passes in the third quarter.

Vukanovich finished with 210 yards on 14-of-24 passing, while Smalley rushed for 130 yards on 17 carries.

Cahoon caught four passes for 84 yards.

BATTLE GROUND 45, DECATUR 14

B. Ground 13 15 14 3--45

Decatur 0 7 0 7--14

First quarter

BG -- Colston Vukanovich 16 run (kick failed)

BG -- Justin Smalley 63 run (Riley Betcher kick)

Second quarter

BG -- Colby Cahoon 15 pass from Vukanovich (Betcher kick)

Dec -- Isaiah Doggs 59 run (Max Henry kick)

BG -- Smalley 2 run (Winston Matz pass from Vukanovich)

Third quarter

BG -- Cahoon 29 pass from Vukanovich (Betcher kick)

BG -- Cahoon 21 pass from Vukanovich (Betcher kick)

Fourth quarter

Dec -- Keandre Blackshire 45 interception return (Henry kick)

BG -- Betcher 32 FG

Individual statistics

RUSHING -- Battle Ground: Smalley 17-130, Vukanovich 11-32, Chris Waters 3-14, Manuel 2-2, Taylor Lollar 3-1, Jacob Carbajal 2-(-4). Decatur: Hatch 7-89, Doggs 14-82, Isaiah Ferrell 3-8, Eki Goulding 1-4, Dylan Pahutski 1-2, Justus Hewitt 3-1.

PASSING -- Battle Ground: Vukanovich 14-24-0-210, Nic Manuel 0-2-1-0. Decatur: Isaiah Hatch 4-8-0-8.

RECEIVING -- Battle Ground: Cahoon 4-84, Hayden Humphrey 5-77, Parker Randle 3-38, Matz 1-7, Smalley 1-4. Decatur: Doggs 3-6, Blackshire 1-2.