SEMINOLE — On homecoming night at Osceola, Northeast (3-1, 1-0) spoiled the fun by cruising to a 48-7 victory.
The Vikings were led by senior running back Tavares Dunlap's six rushes for 113 yards and two long touchdowns. He was helped by fellow senior running back Tim Ashmun, who had nine rushes for 62 yards and two touchdowns. He also had two receptions for 84 yards and a 45-yard touchdown that got the scoring started from junior quarterback Eli Pedigo.
The Vikings' defense stood tall when it was needed, shutting out the Warriors (0-5, 0-1) until the final minutes of the third quarter. It also recovered one of the Warriors' three fumbles.
The Warriors' lone score came on a 2-yard run by senior running back Jace Browne in the final three minutes of the third quarter.
Lauren Burg, Times correspondent