No. 15 Thunder Rout Olivet 51-14
Ja Vontae Hence (Elkhart, Ind./Concord) scored on a nine yard touchdown run and a 36-yard pass to highlight a 28 point second quarter as Trine captured a 51-14 win over Olivet Saturday in MIAA football.
Trine (8-0, 4-0 MIAA) rushed for 173 yards and passed for 168 more in the victory.
Kent Biller (Nappanee, Ind./NorthWood) rushed 13 times for 65 yards with a touchdown. Hence finished the day with two receptions for 44 yards and a touchdown, he also ran twice for 13 yards and a touchdown. Eric Watt (Kentland, Ind./South Newton) completed 11-of-20 passes for 168 yards and two touchdowns and one interception.
Jacob Vance (Fenton, Mich./Lake Fenton) made seven stops to lead the Trine defense, Ben Mohr (Boggstown, Ind./Triton Central) added six tackles. Jordan Hamilton (Churubusco, Ind./Churubusco) had five stops, including a tackle for loss and one interception.
Blaek Combs (Rushville, Ind./Rushville) had a 65 yard inception return and Jeremy Mack (Elkhart, Ind./Memorial) scored on a 15-yard interception, Raymond Nelson (Cassopolis, Mich./Ross Beatty) scored on a 30-yard interception.
Trine is at Kalamazoo Saturday. Kickoff is set for 1 p.m. Click here for all the play-by-play action.