Sturgis pummeled South Haven 41-0 for a week two home victory. The Trojans achieved the running clock threshold with an interception touchdown by Christian Reigo on the final play of the second quarter. Senior running back Christian Rooyakkers outgained the entire Ram squad for the night, rushing for 166 yards on 11 carries with a touchdown.
Week three will be a tough one ahead for Sturgis against defending state champion Edwardsburg. South Haven meets Vicksburg for their next bout.
Photos by Aaron Olson.
ST: 1 yard rush Brady Webb, Webb PAT (7:36)
ST: 1 yard rush Christian Rooyakkers, Webb PAT (2:33)
ST: 53 yard rush Blake Burkey, Webb PAT (8:48)
ST: 14 yard rush Andrew Yeiter, Webb PAT (3:10)
ST: Interception return Christian Reigo, Webb PAT (0:00)
ST: 9 yard pass Gavin Liston from Brady Webb, PAT miss (1:08)
Total Yards: Sturgis 332, South Haven 148
Penalties: Sturgis 6-60, South Haven 4-35
Turnovers: Sturgis 1, South Haven 3
Sturgis Rushing: Christian Rooyakkers 166, 1 TD; Blake Burkey 58, 1 TD; Brady Webb 27, 1 TD; Andew Yeiter 21, 1 TD; Angel Gomez 16, Christian Reigo 0
Sturgis Passing: Brady Webb 3-3, 44 yards, 1 TD
Sturgis Receiving: Gavin Liston 2-32, 1 TD; Xander Cosby 1-12
Sturgis Defense: Riley Cain 7.5 tackles, 1 TFL, Gavin Liston 7 tackles, 2 TFL; Blake Burkey 5 tackles, Julian Allredge 4 tackles, Christian Rooyakkers 3.5 tackles, Justin Burghduff 3.5 tackles, 1 TFL; Angel Gomez 3 tackles, Xander Cosby 2.5 tackles, Christian Reigo 2.5 tackles, Andrew Yeiter 2 tackles, Brady Webb 1 tackle, Elliot Rains 1 tackle, Jaden Bodi 0.5 tackles, Josh Bennett 0.5 tackles, Mason Stannard 0.5 tackles
Records: Sturgis 1-1, South Haven 0-2
South Haven individual stats were unavailable.