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Lake George 41,

Stillwater 7

LAKE GEORGE - The Lake George football team ramped up their potent offensive attack Sept. 17 night to defeat Stillwater 41 to 7.

Leading the offensive statistics for the Warriors was Marty Zivica and Matt McGowan. Zivica ran for 113 yards and three touchdowns against their Class C rival. McGowan caught two touchdown passes - the first was a 7-yarder in the first quarter, and the second was an 82-yard breakaway in the second quarter.

Quarterback Willie Blunt completed six out of nine passes for 141 aerial yards and two touchdowns.

The final touchdown for the Warriors, accomplished in the fourth quarter, was scored by Nate Fidd connecting with Alex Liucci for 14 yards.

On defense, Zivica and Hunter Hamilton each hauled down a pair of interceptions. Lake George lived up to their aggressive reputation on the defensive line as quarterback sacks were tallied by Josh Borgh, Brad Hunt, Jack Clark and Corey Yorks. With the win, Lake George improves to 2-1.

Rensselaer 27

Warrensburg 7

WARRENSBURG - Although the Burghers fought tough in the first half to contain Rensselaer's defense and maintain a 7-6 halftime lead, the Rams unleashed an aerial attack in the second half to rebound for a 27-7 defeat.

Rams quarterback Tim Foust racked up 197 aerial yards and three touchdowns for Rensselaer.

Warrensburg took a 7-0 lead in the first quarter on Jeremy Barber's 3-yard run, followed by a successful extra-point kick by Charlie Giknis.

Quarterback Mike Curtis led Warrensburg's running game with 19 carries for 60 yards. He also was 6-for-19 passing for 100 yards. Hunter Werner hauled down three receptions for 78 yards. With the win, Rensselaer improved to 2-0 and Warrensburg dropped to 1-2.

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