OSWEGO — Oswego scored early and late Friday in the first game of the season and dismantled Marmaton Valley 63-34 in a Three Rivers League 8-Man contest.
Oswego scored two touchdowns on running plays in the first quarter before Marmaton Valley breached the end zone. Oswego had a 28-20 lead at halftime.
The running game proved powerful for the host team and Marmaton Valley’s defense didn’t have an answer for Oswego’s Jake Hutchinson or Hunter Kelly when they got the call.
Hutchinson scored four touchdowns and Kelly three on Friday. Levi George and Colton Goddard added the other scores for Oswego.
Oswego ran the ball 33 times Friday for 272 yards and nine touchdowns. The Indians only completed one pass. Marmaton Valley ran the ball 46 times, gained 176 yards and scored five TDs, two of them on kickoff returns. Marmaton also completed 11 of 20 passes for 92 additional yards of offense.
Oswego, now 1-0, will travel to St. Paul next Friday. St. Paul is also 1-0 after defeating Randolph/Blue Valley 66-34 Friday.
Oswego: 28 0 28 7 — 63
Marmaton: 12 8 6 8— 34
O: Colton Goddard, 19 yard run; run failed. 6-0.
O: Hunter Kelly, 22 yard run; Jake Hutchinson passed to Jonathan Frisbie. 14-0.
M: Jaedon Granere, 23 yard run; pass failed. 14-6.
O: Hutchinson, 6 yard run; Hutchinson run. 22-6.
M: Garner, 75 yard kickoff return; run failed. 22-12.
O: Kelly, 45 yard run; run failed. 28-12.
M: Even Kent, 1 yard run; Kent run. 28-20.
O: Hutchinson, 9 yard run; Levi George run. 36-20.
M: Garner, 79 yard kickoff return; run failed. 36-26.
O: George, 1 yard run; run failed. 42-26.
O: Kelly, 12 yard run; George run. 50-26.
O: Hutchinson, 3 yard run; kick failed. 56-26.
O: Hutchinson, 29 yard run. Ty Walker kick. 63-26.
M: Braydon Lawson, 2 yard run; Lawson pass to Dylan Drake. 63-34. Final.