The Zane Trace Pioneers (1-0/1-4) open SVC play with a 61-27 victory over Southeastern (0-1/ 2-2) Friday night.
Zane Trace took advantage of four first half turnovers by the Panthers and scored seven times on their first eight drives including six touchdowns to take a 42-0 lead at the end of the first half.
The Pioneers totaled 366 yards in the first half, all of which came on the ground. For the game Zane Trace rushed for 564 yards. Colin Swackhammer rushed 16 times for 170 yards and three touchdowns.
Southeastern was able to move the ball in the second half of the game and ended the night with 206 yards rushing. Desmond Perkins rushed for 98 yards on 9 carries, including two touchdown runs of 25 and 27 yards respectively.
Zane Trace faces Paint Valley next week and Southeastern takes on Unioto.