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2A GSHL Football: Columbia River 21, R.A. Long 3

The Columbian

Adam Watts threw two touchdown passes and the Columbia River defense came up with some timely interceptions as the Rapids won at Longview.

Watts’ first TD pass went 24 yards to Aden Flores in the second quarter for a 14-3 lead.

The second TD pass came after the Rapid’s defense made an interception with 5:57 to play. Watts connected with Thomas Blau, who was wide open, for a 35-yard scoring pass to make it 21-3.

R.A. Long grinded out the first seven minutes of the game, finishing a 15-play drive with a field goal.

The Rapids came right back with a drive of their own. Victor Flores finished it with a 5-yard TD run at a 7-3 lead Columbia River would not relinquish.


Col.River 7 7 0 7—21

R.A. Long 3 0 0 0— 3

First quarter

RAL — field goal

CR — Victor Flores 5 run (Gage Newman kick)

Second quarter

CR — Aden Flores 24 pass from Adam Watts (Newman kick)

Fourth quarter

CR — Thomas Blau 35 pass from Watts (Newman kick)

Individual leaders

Rushing: CR — Kaden MacDonald 8-51, Victor Flores 8-40, Adam Watts 3-18. RAL — Daymon Gressett 21-109

Passing: CR — Adam Watts 6-9-130 RAL — Shaun Mize 10-22-95.

Receiving: CR — Satchel Baskette 1-34, Aden Flores 2-32. RAL — Jamond Harris 5-58, Aizik Rothwell 5-25.