Springfield stays perfect with romp over Columbiana

COLUMBIANA — Springfield Local’s defense allowed only one long Columbiana pass play and rolled over the Clippers, 41-7, Friday.

The Tigers, now 3-0 on the season, have given up 26 points this season.

Springfield ran for 295 yards and had 457 total yards.

Luke Snyder ran for 143 yards and two touchdowns on 20 carries, while Brannon Brungard completed all seven of his passes for 142 yards and two touchdowns and ran for another score.

Walker and Brungard ran for touchdowns as the Tigers took a 14-0 lead.

Chase Franken raced 77 yards with a pass from Jakob Cross to pull the Clippers within 14-7.

It was all Springfield after that as Garrett Walker had a 23-yard touchdown catch to make it 21-7 at halftime.

Snyder had a pair of touchdown runs in the third quarter and Mitchell Seymour had an 84-yard scoring reception to close out the scoring.

For the Clippers, Jakob Cross completed 11 of 20 passes for 149 yards and Franken had three catches for 88 yards.

Both teams play next Friday as Columbiana (0-3) travels to unbeaten Leetonia and Springfield visits Jackson-Milton.

SPRINGFIELD: 7-14-20-0–41

COLUMBIANA: 0- 7- 0-0–7

SCORING

S–Garrett Walker 6 run (Clay Medvec kick)

C–Chase Franken 77 pass from Jakob Cross (Colin Schick kick)

S–Brannon Brungard 16 run (Clay Medvec kick)

S–Garrett Walker 23 pass from Brannon Brungard (Clay Medvec kick)

S–Luke Snyder 19 run (Clay Medvec kick)

S–Mitchell Seymour 84 pass from Brannon Brungard (Clay Medvec kick)

S–Luke Snyder 8 run (kick failed)

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S C

First downs 18 8

Total Yards 457 208

Rushes-yards 41-295 27-59

Passing 162 149

Comp-Att-Int 8-8-0 11-20-1

Punts 1-36 4-30.5

Fumbles-Lost 0-0 2-1

Penalties-Yards 2-24 0

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INDIVIDUAL LEADERS

RUSHING–Springfield, Luke Snyder 20-143, Brannon Brungard 8-65, Zack Stouffer 2-43, Garrett Walker 4-35; Columbiana, Steven Anderson 6-23.

PASSING–Springfield, Brannon Brungard 7-7-142-0, Beau Brungard 1-1-20-0; Columbiana, Jakob Cross 11-20-149-1.

RECEIVING–Springfield, Garrett Walker 2-22, Zach Stouffer 2-20, Evan Ohlin 2-16; Columbiana, Chase Franken 3-88, Joe Bable 2-33.

INTERCEPTIONS– Springfield, Mitchell Seymour.

FUMBLE RECOVERIES–Springfield, JT Sandrock.