DELAWARE COUNTY PREP FOOTBALL ROUNDUP, OCTOBER 12
DELTA 77, GREENFIELD-CENTRAL 0
Delta posted its fourth shutout of the season as it improved to 7-1 overall and 5-1 in Hoosier Heritage Conference play. The Eagles will play host to Class 5A No. 1 New Palestine in the regular season wrapup next Friday, and they can share the league championship if they win.
The Eagles led the Cougars 56-0 at halftime on the strength of eight touchdowns. Wesley Stitt, Luke Belangee and Malachi Silmon each scored two touchdowns. JaVaughn Whitfield and Brady Hunt had the two other TDs in the first half.
YORKTOWN 15, PENDLETON HEIGHTS 6
Yorktown used a strong performance by its defense to turn back Pendleton Heights for its fourth consecutive victory. The Tigers forced three turnovers and had a safety.
JJ Evans scored on a 45-yard touchdown run to boost the Yorktown offense.
Yorktown (6-2, 4-2 Hoosier Heritage Conference) will finish the regular season next Friday at Mount Vernon.
MCCUTCHEON 35, MUNCIE CENTRAL 0
The Bearcats trailed only 14-0 entering the fourth quarter but couldn’t avoid its eighth straight loss of the season.
Turnovers hurt Central (0-6 North Central Conference) as a fumble at its 6-yard line helped McCutcheon score its fourth touchdown and an interception set up its final TD.
McCutcheon also blocked a Central punt, and it scored on the first play after the miscue as the ball rolled out of bounds at the Bearcats’ 1-yard line.
TRADERS POINT CHRISTIAN 47, WES-DEL 24
Traders Point Christian jumped on top 28-6 and went on to defeat Wes-Del 47-24.
Warriors quarterback Eric Harlan ran for two touchdowns and passed to Karson Lutton for another TD. Will Kelly rushed 39 yards for Wes-Del’s final touchdown.
Wes-Del dropped to 1-7 with the defeat, and Traders Point improved to 7-0.