Eastwood's Jaden Rayford ran for 205 yards in Eastwood's 39-0 win over Otsego. THE BLADE/KATIE RAUSCH
Northview struggled at times to move the ball against visiting Bowling Green on Friday night, but relied on its defense until getting a late touchdown to take a 22-15 Northern Lakes League football victory to stay unbeaten.
The Wildcats (7-0, 4-0 NLL) were clinging to a 16-15 lead until Joey Okeke scored his second touchdown of the game, this one on a 10-yard run with 1:52 remaining.
TONTOGANY — No. 1 ranked Eastwood wore out upstart Otsego with a bruising running game and ran away with an impressive 39-0 road win on Friday night.
The Eagles, the top-ranked team in the latest Division V poll, led 12-0 at the half. But Eastwood pulled away with the dominant rushing game backed by a relentless defense and key special teams plays.
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Northview's Luke Pawlak kicks a field goal during the Wildcats' 22-15 win over Bowling Green. THE BLADE/JEREMY WADSWORTH
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