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Football: Wiregrass Ranch 28, River Ridge 7

NEW PORT RICHEY — Wiregrass Ranch put on a clinic both offensively and defensively Friday night, defeating River Ridge 28-6.

Nick Lomba got things started for the Bulls early in the first quarter, running 86 yards untouched into the end zone for a 7-0 lead.

The Bulls didn't let up from there. Running back Antwan Prince added the first of his three touchdowns, rushing from 2 yards out for a 14-0 lead.

Then Prince intercepted a Josh Maisel pass, running it back 84 yards for another Bulls' score. Wiregrass took that comfortable 21-0 lead into halftime.

But the Royal Knights showed life at the start of the second half, scoring on their first possession when Maisel connected with Tyler Allberry from 4 yards out.

But River Ridge (2-6, 1-2) appeared tapped out offensively after that score.

Wiregrass Ranch (5-3, 4-0) ended the game when James Tringali threw an 18-yard touchdown to Prince.

"We just want to finish the district undefeated," Bulls coach Jeremy Shobe said.

The Bulls should have a good chance to do so next week when it travels to winless Hudson.

Football: Wiregrass Ranch 28, River Ridge 7 10/29/10 [Last modified: Friday, October 29, 2010 11:29pm]
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