Spencer DeForest scored four touchdowns in a variety of ways Friday night, leading the Cambridge football team to a 41-20 victory over host Waterloo in a Capitol South Conference game.
DeForest scored twice on rushing plays, once on a pass reception and once on an interception return to lead the Blue Jays (4-1 overall, 1-0 Capitol South) past the Pirates (2-3, 0-1).
Riley Olson added two touchdowns 143 yards on 28 carries for Cambridge.
After falling behind, 27-6, Waterloo scored two touchdowns in the third to cut the deficit to a single score. But Olson and DeForest responded with two short touchdown runs each to seal the victory.
Belleville 21, New Glarus/Monticello 0
Nate Mabis rushed for 106 yards, including a 48-yard score, to carry the visiting Wildcats past the Glarner Knights.
Mabis added 99 passing yards and tossed a 20-yard touchdown to Drew Schrader, which put Belleville ahead, 14-0, in the fourth quarter.
Lakeside Lutheran 62, Poynette 0
Jack Monis rushed for 193 yards and 5 touchdowns as the visiting Warriors (4-1 overall, 1-0 Capitol North)cruised past the Pumas (2-3, 0-1).
Cade Olszewski rushed for 122 of the Warrior’s 431 total yards on the ground.
Olszewski also returned an interception for a score.
Isac Veers and Casey Ponyicsanyi scored rushing touchdowns in the second half for Lakeside.
Watertown Luther Prep 36, Columbus 0
Preston Borchardt rushed for 262 yards and three touchdowns to lead the host Phoenix (4-1, 1-0 Capitol North) over the Cardinals (1-4, 0-1).
Quarterback Jonah Schulz opened the scoring with a 23-yard rushing TD in the first quarter. He totaled 97 passing yards.
Mineral Point 28, Marshall 15
Isaac Lindsey rushed for two scores and threw a 27-yard touchdown to Brandon Dolphin as the host Pointers (4-1) defeated the Cardinals (2-2).
Lindsey totaled 113 passing yards and ran for 74 more.
Clinton 32, Jefferson 6
After both teams went scoreless in first quarter, the host Cougars (5-0, 5-0 Rock Valley) tallied 26 unanswered points in the second quarter to roll past the Eagles (4-1, 4-1) in a battle of Rock Valley unbeatens.
Clinton’s Zach Krause scored on runs of 12 and 30 yards and caught a touchdown pass from Tyler Halsted. Halsted finished with 89 passing yards and added 107 yards rushing.
The Eagles were led by Evan Anfang with 80 rushing yards.
Brodhead/Juda 28, McFarland 27
Parker Johnson threw his second touchdown pass of the game with 1:04 remaining as the Cardinals (1-4,1-4) pulled out their first victory of the season, stopping the visiting Spartans (2-3, 2-3).
McFarland’s Derek Schwarting threw three touchdown passes to Nick Herbst and ran for another score.
Evansville/Albany 38, Edgerton 6
Tony Paschal had nine carries for 103 yards and two touchdowns and Samuel Haegele caught two touchdown passes to lead the host Blue Devils (2-3, 2-3 Rock Valley Conference) past the Crimson Tide (1-4, 1-4).
Jaden Johnson threw for 124 yards and a score and added seven carries for 52 yards for Edgerton.
Lancaster 23, River Valley 12
With just over four minutes left in the game, the visiting Flying Arrows (4-1, 1-0 Southwest Wisconsin) ran a successful trick play on fourth-and-20 to eset up the game-winning touchdown against the Blackhawks (2-3, 0-1).
Jordan Reuter caught an eight-yard pass from Evan Straka to give Lancaster a four-point lead in their victory over the Blackhawks (2-3, 0-1).
Justin Yanke threw for 179 yards and a touchdown and added a rushing score for River Valley.
Prairie du Chien 41, Dodgeville 8
Tyler Smock ran for 167 yards and two touchdowns to carry the host Blackhawks (5-0, 1-0) over the Dodgers (3-2, 0-1).
Gavin Gillitzer ran for 93 yards and three touchdowns for Prairie du Chien.
Zack Weber scored Dodgeville’s lone touchdown, a 67-yard run at the end of the third quarter.
Nekoosa 43, Wisconsin Dells 28
Dylan Bills ran for 120 yards and three touchdowns to lead the visiting Papermakers (2-3, 1-0 South Central Conference) over the Chiefs (1-4, 0-1).
Chester Issaacson ran for 84 yards for Wisconsin Dells.
The Chiefs jumped out to an early 14-8 lead, but Nekoosa scored five unanswered touchdowns to take control.
Pardeeville 14, Palmyra-Eagle 3
The host Bulldogs (4-1, 2-0 Trailways Large) erased a 3-0 halftime deficit to stop the Panthers (1-4, 0-3).
Jacob Schommer rushed for 111 yards, including a 50-yard TD run with 8:16 remaining.
Johnson Creek 46, Rio 12
Brent Berger ran for 131 yards and two TDs as the Bluejays (5-0, 3-0) totaled 300 rushing yards to top the visiting Vikings (1-4, 1-2).
Justin Swanson threw two touchdown passes and returned a punt 70 yards for another score for Johnson Creek.
Cambria-Friesland 38, Deerfield 20
Wesley Bancroft rushed for 220 yards and two scores to power the visiting Hilltoppers (2-3, 2-1) past the Demons (1-4, 1-2).
Following a Ty Haak two-yard touchdown run to open the scoring for Deerfield, Cambria-Friesland put up 38 unanswered.
Noah Gjermo had 136 rushing yards and 125 receiving for the Demons.