Hoover 38 - Columbus Bishop Hartley 45

Connor Ashby completed 10 of 18 passes for 108 yards and a touchdown and also ran 15 times for 102 yards and two TDs for Hoover (6-3), which saw its playoff hopes take a huge hit on the road.

After falling behind 28-7 late in the second quarter, the Vikings rallied to stay within striking distance for the entire second half.

Hoover’s Ryan Prusinowski scored on a 1-yard touchdown run with 3:33 left to get the Vikings within two, 37-35, but Hartley answered with a 1-yard touchdown run by Jalan January with 1:21 left to put the game away.

Hoover got within a touchdown on Jonah Cline’s 24-yard field goal with 14 seconds left to complete the scoring.

Adam Griguolo rushed 33 times for 169 yards and a TD for the Vikings, who will need to beat Jackson and get some help to have a chance at their first playoff berth since 2012. Drew Johnson caught seven passes for 38 yards and a TD and Trent Graham had two catches for 70 yards.

January carried 27 times for 269 yards and four TDs for Hartley (7-2), while Miles Fleming added 105 yards on 10 carries with a TD.


TEAM STATS

Hoover

First Downs 25
Rushes-Yards 51-280
Comp-Att-Int 10-18-1
Passing Yards 108
Penalty Yards 2-25
Records 6-3
Total Yards 388
Punts-Avg.

Columbus Bishop Hartley

First Downs 20
Rushes-Yards 44-405
Comp-Att-Int 5-8-1
Passing Yards 93
Penalty Yards 6-50
Records 7-2
Total Yards 498
Punts-Avg.

INDIVIDUAL SCORING

4th Quarter
HOO — Cline 24 field goal, :14
BHH — Jalan January 1 run (Jordan Kirkbride pass from Miles Fleming), 1:21
HOO — Prusinowski 1 run (Cline kick), 3:33
BHH — Miles Fleming 74 run (kick failed), 9:43
HOO — Ashby 5 run (Cline kick), 10:38
3rd Quarter
BHH — Matteo Agriesti 28 field goal, 2:44
HOO — Ashby 21 run (Cline kick
2nd Quarter
HOO — Drew Johnson 6 pass from Ashby (Cline kick), :32
BHH — Jalan January 70 run (Matteo Agriesti kick), 3:44
BHH — Philip Cole 38 pass from Miles Fleming (Matteo Agriesti kick), 6:20
HOO — n/a 3 pass from Griguolo (Cline kick), 10:23
1st Quarter
BHH — Jalan January 51 run (Matteo Agriesti kick), 2:47
BHH — Jalan January 1 run (Matteo Agriesti kick), 7:25

Source: FridayNightOhio.com