Prep football: Gladstone ground game overwhelms Woodburn, 65-3
Gladstone's Spencer Boyd scored on touchdown runs of 29 and 17 yards, and five other players scored one touchdown each as the Gladiators overpowered the visiting Woodburn Bulldogs 65-3 in a non-conference blowout at Dick Baker Stadium.
Damian Alvarado, Matthew Kuhn, Matthew Lehrbach and Kalehb Newberry added touchdown runs, and Hudson Meyer threw a 62-yard touchdown pass to Deric Penn in the Gladiators final tune-up before next week's Tri-Valley Conference opener at Molalla.
Gladstone's Mason Scheehean rushed for a game-high 112 yards on seven carries, and Alvarado added 97 yards on six carries. Three other runners rushed for at least 35 yards each as the Gladiators (2-2) piled up 397 yards rushing on 30 carries – an average of 13.2 yards per carry.
In the kicking game, Gladstone's Josiah Wachlin converted 8 of 9 PATs and hit a 35-yard field.
Trailing 6-0, Woodburn's only points came on a 31-yard field goal by Steven Martinez with 6:38 remaining in the first quarter.
-- From staff reports