Brothers David and Kyle Nutter combined for 331 yards rushing and three touchdowns to lead the host Genoa Area High School football team over Ready 42-21 in a Division IV, Region 14 first-round playoff game Nov. 2.
Ryan Espinoza returned a punt 79 yards for a touchdown to highlight a 20-point fourth-quarter barrage that sealed the victory for the third-seeded Comets (11-0).
Doug Stickler raced 74 yards for a score to pull the sixth-seeded Silver Knights (7-3) even at 14-all in the third quarter, but a subsequent Kyle Edwards 20-yard scoring run reclaimed the lead for Genoa Area.
Strickler rushed for 120 yards for Ready, which also got a pair of touchdown runs from Matt Yoho, including a 1-yard sneak that opened the scoring.
Genoa Area rushed for 425 yards.
R--Yoho 1 run (Dulin kick)
GA--D. Nutter 17 run (Pickard kick)
GA--Espinoza 18 run (Pickard kick)
R--Strickler 74 run (Dulin kick)
GA--Edwards 20 run (D. Nutter run)
GA--K. Nutter 48 run (Pickard kick)
GA--Espinoza 79-run (Pickard kick)
GA--K. Nutter 16 run (kick failed)
R--Yoho 9 run (Dulin kick)