Thursday's late games
Class 3AHillsboro 22, Marion 0MARION Chance Reece rushed for 147 yards on 27 carries with two touchdowns to lead the Hillsboro Trojans to a 22-0 win over Marion Thursday and a spot in the Class 3A playoffs.Luke Moore hit eight of 16 passes for 158 yards and a touchdown. Ben Gardner caught the touchdown pass and kicked a 25-yard field goal for the Trojans, 5-4 overall and 2-1 in district play.Marion was hampered by three turnovers. Dillon Richmond passed for 85 yards. Les Riggs rushed for 40 yards.Marion ends the season 5-4, 1-2 in district play.Hillsboro plays at 7 p.m. Tuesday at Garden Plain.Marion 0 0 0 0 0Hillsboro 0 10 6 6 22Scoring2q. H Reece 9-yd. run (Gardner kick)2q. H Gardner 25-yd. field goal3q. H Reece 45-yd. run (kick failed)4q. H Gardner 15-yd. pass from Reece (kick failed)Team stats Mar. Hil.First downs 8 15Rushing-yards 39-117 41-162Passing yards 85 115Comp-att-int 4-9-2 8-16-0Punts-avg. 2-34.0 2-35.0Fumbles-lost 1-1 2-1Penalties-yards 8-59 2-20Individual statsRUSHING Marion: Riggs 16-40, Regnier 7-28, Carrol 7-27, Richmond 7-32, Johnson 1-(-3), Versch 1-(-7). Hillsboro: Reece 27-147, Moore 8-2. Hilliard 2-13.PASSING Marion: Richmond 4-9-2, 85 yards. Hillsboro: Moore 8-15-0, 158 yards.RECEIVING Marion: Lewman 3-79, Regnier 1-6. Hillsboro: Bebermeyer 3-59, Gardner 1-15, Dick 1-43, Klassen 1-10, Reece 1-8, Delk 1-23.Non-districtHeart of America LeagueEll-Saline 40, Moundridge 35BROOKVILLE Jose Arias scored on a five-yard run with 4:35 remaining in regulation to give Ell-Saline a 40-35 win over Moundridge Thursday in Heart of America League play in Brookville.Arias rushed for 115 yards on 18 carries with two touchdowns. Zach Willis added 90 yards on 10 carries with two touchdowns. Tate Omli hit 12 of 17 passes for 165 yards with two touchdown. Kaleb Whitehair had four catches for 89 yards with a touchdown. Arias added a touchdown receiving.Each team had a two-touchdown lead at one point.For Moundridge, Trey Unrau had 21 carries for 118 yards with three touchdowns. Daniel Ratzlaff added 19 carries for 109 yards. Cooper Wedel rushed for a touchdown and threw a touchdown pass to Unrau.Ell-Saline ends the regular season 4-5, 3-3 in HOAL play. Moundridge ends the regular season 3-6, 1-5 in HOAL play. The Wildcats open the Class 2-1A playoffs Nov. 5 at the winner of todays LaCrosse-Plainview game.Moundridge 14 0 8 13 35Ell-Saline 6 14 14 6 40Scoring1q. M Unurh 8-yd. run (PAT failed) 8:031q. M Cooper 1-yd. run (Cooper run) 3:351q. ES Arias 3-yd. run (PAT failed) :462q. ES Whitehair 8-yd. pass from Omli (PAT failed) 6:302q. ES Willis 12-yd. pass from Whitehair (Eastep run) 1:023q. ES Willis 61-yd. run (Arias run) 11:373q. M Unrau 10-yd. run (Ratzlaff run) 7:003q. ES Willis 6-yd. run (PAT failed) 2:324q. M Unrau 13-yd. pass from Wedel (Unrau kick) 11:044q. M Unrau 4-yd. run (PAT failed) 7:224q. ES Arias 5-yd. run (PAT failed) 4:35Team stats Mdg. ESFirst downs 20 15Rushing-yards 52-321 31-217Passing yards 30 165Comp-att-int 4-9-0 12-17-1Punts-avg. 1-38.0 0-0Fumbles-lost 1-0 0-0Penalties-yards 4-37 1-5Time of poss. 27:39 20:21Individual statsRUSHING Moundridge: Unrau 21-118, Ratzlaff 19-109, Sugars 7-65, Wedel 5-29. Ell-Saline: Arias 18-115, Willis 10-90, #5 1-19, Eastep 1-0, Omli 1-(-7).PASSING Moundridge: Unrau 2-5-0, 17 yards; Wedel 2-4-0, 13 yards. Ell-Saline: Omli 12-17-1, 165 yards.RECEIVING Moundridge: Ratzlaff 2-5, Unrau 1-13, Wedel 1-12. Ell-Saline: Whitehair 4-89, Arcero 4-51, Willis 2-12, Arias 1-7, Sprinkle 1-6.Missed field goals none.