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Saturday, October 06, 2012

Football: O-G defeats Elida
OTTAWA -- The Ottawa-Glandof Titans were in no mood to play for overtime Friday.

The Titans' Caleb Siefker hit Alex Westrick with a 16-yard scoring pass with 42 second left in a Western Buckeye League game against Elida.

Down 13-12, O-G went for the two-point conversion and Sieker connected with Josh Buckland for a 14-13 victory.

Ottawa-Glandorf improved to 7-0 overall and 6-0 in the WBL. Elida fell to 5-2, 4-2.

Siefker completed 6 of 14 passes for 89 yards and two touchdowns, including a 51-yard scoring strike to Cody Alt in the third quarter.

Tristan Parker rushed 17 times for 82 yards.

Elida quarterback Logan Alexander had a 91-yard scoring run in the first quarter, but the Titans held him in check the rest of the game as he finished with 106 yards on 21 carries. Alexander was 11 of 20 passing for 104 yards. Anthony Sumpter had a 2-yard scoring run for Elida in the second quarter.

Elida 7 6 0 0 -- 13

Ottawa-Glandorf 0 0 6 8 -- 14

First Quarter

ELI -- Alexander 94 run (Etzler kick)

Second Quarter

ELI -- Sumpter 2 run (kick failed)

Third Quarter

O-G -- Alt 51 pass from Siefker (kick failed)

Fourth Quarter

O-G -- Westrick 16 pass from Siefker (Buckland pass from Siefker)

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