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Rockford beats West Ottawa to advance to the District Semifinals

Rams use early lead to beat the Panthers, 41-7
Zak Ahern celebrates a touchdown in the 41-7 win
Posted at 7:01 PM, Oct 31, 2020
and last updated 2020-11-02 18:30:58-05

ROCKFORD, Mich. — It was a total team effort in Rockford's 41-7 win over OK Red foe and eight-seed West Ottawa on Saturday afternoon.

Rockford 41, West Ottawa 7

The Rams jumped out to a 21-0 lead after one quarter of play behind quarterback Zak Ahern.

Senior runningback Ethan Nash also added 108 yards on the ground with two touchdowns.

"It could be everybody's last game so they want to come out with everything they have," Nash said after the win, "we prepared all week, gave it everything we had and came out with the win."

Rockford will host four-seed Hudsonville next week in the District Semifinals.