Chase Shifflet

Crestview's Chase Shifflet powers toward the Plymouth goal line during Friday night's game.

派来五走势图PLYMOUTH -- Crestview moved into a tie atop the Firelands Conference standings on Friday night by bouncing Plymouth 33-12.

派来五走势图This victory, along with St. Paul's 28-7 win over Monroeville, leaves Crestview tied atop the conference, with the Flyers and Eagles, all with identical records.

The Cougars (5-1 overall, 5-1 in the Firelands Conference) took control early, jumping to a 13-0 first-quarter lead, and owned a 13-6 edge at halftime.

Crestview tacked on two touchdowns in the third quarter to move on top 26-12 heading to the final 12 minutes. A TD in the fourth period put the game out of reach.

Plymouth drops to 3-3 overall, 3-3 in the conference.

This marked Crestview's sixth consecutive win over the Big Red, and seventh in the last eight years.

派来五走势图The playoffs begin next week, and the Cougars have homefield advantage in the first round. In Region 22 of Division VI, No. 9 Crestview hosts No. 24 Metamora Evergreen.

派来五走势图Plymouth also has a home game in its postseason opener. In Division VII, Region 25, No. 13 Plymouth will host No. 20 Lisbon David Anderson.

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