Game Balls

– Rocco Conti, Olmsted Falls: Rushed for 210 yards and 7 touchdowns in a 63-49 win at Berea-Midpark.

– Kosta Thrasivoulou, North Ridgeville: Had 3 catches for 142 yards and a touchdown, and also returned a fumble 75 yards for a touchdown in a 49-27 loss at Avon Lake.

– Jamie Heron, Avon Lake: Blocked a punt and returned it 21 yards for a touchdown, then returned an interception 33 yards for a touchdown in the win over North Ridgeville.

– Kenny Grobolsek, Brookside: Rushed for 194 yards and a touchdown on 21 carries, completed 3 of 6 passes for 52 yards and 2 touchdowns and ran in a 2-point conversion in a 40-32 win at Oberlin.

– Tommy Bebie, Rocky River: Rushed for 174 yards on 20 carries, hauled in an interception and recorded a sack in a 23-12 win at Buckeye.

By the numbers

2003: The last time Lakewood reached the playoffs the traditional way, until this season. 

177: Second-half rushing yards gained by Rocky River in a 23-12 win at Buckeye.

6: Consecutive Southwestern Conference titles won by Avon, following a 42-13 victory at Amherst.

4: Scoring plays of 60 yards or more engineered by North Ridgeville in a 49-27 loss at Avon Lake.

0: Completed passes thrown by Olmsted Falls in a 63-49 win at Berea-Midpark.

Week 10 scores

Great Lakes Conf. championship

(West Division winner at East winner)

Rocky River 23, Buckeye 12

Great Lakes Conference

(In order of division placement)

Elyria Catholic 35, Valley Forge 27

Holy Name 12, North Olmsted 7

Bay 14, Lakewood 13

Westlake 21, Parma 6

Fairview 43, Normandy 24

Southwestern Conference

Avon 42, Amherst 13

Avon Lake 49, North Ridgeville 27

Olmsted Falls 63, Berea-Midpark 49

Lorain County League

Brookside 40, Oberlin 32

Independent

St. Edward 28, Akron Hoban 17

St. Ignatius 58, 

Clarkson Football North (ON) 28

Non-league

Painesville Harvey at Lutheran West, canceled

OHSAA Playoffs

First round (Oct. 29)

Division I, Region 1

#16 Lorain at #1 St. Edward, 7 p.m.

#11 Mentor at #6 St. Ignatius, 7 p.m.

Div. II, Region 6

#15 Toledo de Sales at #2 Avon, 7 p.m.

#14 Lakewood at #3 Barberton, 7 p.m.

#13 North Olmsted at #4 Toledo Cent. Cath., 7 p.m.

#12 Toledo St. John’s at #5 Avon Lake, 7 p.m.

#11 Valley Forge at #6 Olmsted Falls, 7 p.m.

Div. III, Region 10

#14 Toledo Rogers at #3 Rocky River, 7 p.m.

#9 Bay at #8 Holy Name, 7 p.m.

Div. IV, Region 14

#9 Sandusky Perkins at #8 Lutheran West, 7 p.m.

Final standings

GLC

Div. 

Overall

West

  

*^+Rocky River

5-0

7-3

+Elyria Catholic

4-1

8-2

+North Olmsted

3-2

6-4

+Bay

2-3

5-4

Westlake

1-4

4-5

Fairview

0-5

2-7

East

  

*+Buckeye

5-0

7-3

+Valley Forge

4-1

6-3

+Holy Name

3-2

4-5

+Lakewood

2-3

5-5

Parma

1-4

3-5

Normandy

0-5

1-8

   

SWC

League

Overall

^+Avon

6-1

8-2

^+Olmsted Falls

6-1

8-2

+Berea-Midpark

5-2

6-4

+Avon Lake

4-3

7-3

+Elyria

3-4

6-4

Midview

3-4

3-7

North Ridgeville

1-6

3-7

Amherst

0-7

0-10

   

LCL

League

Overall

^+Keystone

7-0

8-1

+Columbia

6-1

9-1

+Black River

6-1

7-3

Firelands

4-3

5-5

Brookside

3-4

4-5

+Wellington

2-5

4-6

Oberlin

1-6

2-8

Clearview

0-7

0-9

   

CVC – Metro

League

Overall

^+Luth. West

5-0

8-1

+Independence

4-1

8-2

+Cuyahoga Hts.

3-2

5-3

+Trinity

2-3

3-7

+Brooklyn

0-4

4-6

Wickliffe

0-4

1-8

   

Independent

 

Overall

+St. Edward

 

9-1

+St. Ignatius

 

6-4

*Clinched division

^Clinched league

+Clinched playoff berth

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