D5 Semifinal: LaBrae-Crestview (Friday)

2015 OHSAA Football – Division 5, Region 15 Semifinal
Friday, November 13 at 7:30 pm at Boardman High School
#5 LaBrae (9-2) vs. #1 Crestview (9-2)

LaBrae Vikings (9-2)
2015 Results
Aug. 29 – LaBrae 41 Valley Christian 7
Sept. 4 – Warren JFK 22 LaBrae 17
Sept. 11 – LaBrae 21 Lakeview 7
Sept. 18 – LaBrae 28 Campbell 14
Sept. 25 – LaBrae 38 Champion 7
Oct. 2 – LaBrae 35 Liberty 0
Oct. 9 – LaBrae 62 Newton Falls 0
Oct. 16 – Brookfield 19 LaBrae 14
Oct. 23 – LaBrae 47 Girard 21
Oct. 30 – LaBrae 17 Jefferson 14
Nov. 6 – LaBrae 42 Grand Valley 7

Post-Season Facts
Appearances: 4
Record: 2-3

Notes
…LaBrae began the season with a 6-1 record losing their second game of the season to JFK (22-17). Since their five-point loss to Brookfield (19-14) in week seven, the Vikings have scored 106 points in their last three contests. During that stretch, their ground game has averaged 302.3 yards per game and they’ve allowed just an average of 214 yards of total offense. Keevon Harris, the school’s single season rushing record holder, has run for 721 yards over that three-game stretch and has scored 10 touchdown on the ground alone.

Crestview Rebels (9-2)
2015 Results
Aug. 28 – Crestview 45 Beaver Local 14
Sept. 4 – Crestview 57 Columbiana 29
Sept. 11 – Crestview 49 Alliance 28
Sept. 19 – Crestview 20 Warren JFK 13
Sept. 25 – Crestview 47 Jackson-Milton 19
Oct. 2 – Crestview 69 United 6
Oct. 9 – East Palestine 47 Crestview 34
Oct. 16 – Crestview 20 South Range 17
Oct. 23 – Crestview 28 Springfield 27
Oct. 30 – Lisbon 55 Crestview 54 OT
Nov. 6 – Crestview 56 Berkshire 36

Post-Season Facts
Appearances: 14
Record: 11-13

Notes
…The Rebels opened the campaign with a 6-0 mark before falling on the roadd to East Palestine in week seven (47-34). For the season, Crestview has averaged 43.5 points per game. The offense features three players who have rushed for over 750 yards (Zach Hicks, 1694; Spencer DeSalvo, 808; Tyler Stratton, 788). DeSalvo also has completed 52.8% of his passes (65-123) while tossing 12 touchdowns compared to just 3 picks and 948 yards. Junior Jordan Murphy leads the defense with 10 quarterback sacks including two just last week.

Winner to play the winner of Canton Central Catholic (8-3) and Sandy Valley (10-1) in the District 5, Region 15 Championship next Friday at 7:30 pm

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