News and Notes
Oct. 31 - Woodmore had two players earn all-league honors in the recent vote of the Northern Buckeye Conference coaches. Junior Jacob Roginski was an honorable mention pick at linebacker. He led the Wildcats with 69 tackles, 19 for a loss. Senior Drew St. John was also an honorable mention selection. St. John was an offensive tackle for the Wildcats.
Oct. 30 - Varsity - at St. Joseph CC 27, Woodmore 7 - The Wildcats outgained the Crimson Streaks, 336 to 192, and had 18 first downs to six for St. Joe, but came up short on the scoreboard. Senior Blake Almroth completed 13-of-27 passes for 154 yards and one score, a 28-yard pass to junior Quentin Trevino early in the fourth quarter. Senior Ashton Schneider caught six of Almroth's completions for 64 yards. Almroth also had 17 carries for 69 yards while junior Garrett Geldine had nine carries for 67 yards. Woodmore ran 73 plays to 37 for St. Joe. SJCC scored on a running play in the first quarter, a long pass play in the third quarter, a short run in the third quarter, and a running play in the fourth quarter.
Oct. 22- Varsity - at Genoa 49, Woodmore 12 - The Wildcats gave up 42 points in the first half, then won the second half, 12-6. The Wildcats scored twice in the fourth quarter, sophomore Jack Caldwell on a five-yard run, and freshman Jesse Gutierrez on a six-yard run. The Wildcats rushed for 171 of their 178 yards of total offense. Gutierrez rushed for 64 yards on 13 carries while senior Ashton Schneider had 52 yards on the ground on 11 carries. Caldwell rushed for 22 yards and senior Blake Almroth had 19 yards rushing and he was 2-of-7 passing. Genoa had 366 yards of total offense, 192 of those on the ground, and scored three times on runs, three times on passes and they have one interception return for a score.
Oct. 15 - Varsity - Otsego 42, at Woodmore 6 - Otsego scored the first 42 points, all in the first half with 28 coming in the first quarter, before the Wildcats scored on their opening drive of the second half as freshman Jesse Gutierrez ran 10 yards for the score. Gutierrez ran 17 times for 110 yards as the Wildcats rushed for 148 yards. Senior Blake Almroth completed 2-of-6 passes for 16 yards. Otsego rushed for 224 yards of their 268 yards of total offense.
Oct. 8/9 - Varsity - Fostoria 8, at Woodmore 7 - Fostoria scored a fourth-quarter touchdown and converted a 2-point pass to earn the Northern Buckeye Conference win. The game was suspended at halftime on Friday because of weather with Woodmore leading 7-0 after sophomore Jack Caldwell scored on a 19-yard run in the second quarter and senior Blake Almroth converted the extra point. The two teams came back at 1:00 on Saturday to complete the game by playing the second half. Almroth completed 4-of-8 passes for 57 yards with sophomore Brayden Brubaker catching two passes for 36 yards, and senior Ashton Schneider also had two receptions. Junior Garrett Geldine rushed 14 times for 64 yards. Woodmore had a 207-183 edge in total offense and their 12 first downs were one more than Fostoria
Sept. 17 - Varsity - Lake 41, at Woodmore 6 - Lake scored all six touchdowns on the ground and had 219 total yards on the ground. Woodmore scored with 3:52 left in the game as freshman Jesse Gutierrez ran four yards to paydirt. Lake had 263 yards of total offense while Woodmore had 105 yards. Gutierrez ran 20 times for 71 of the Wildcats yards. Lake had a 14-6 edge in first downs.
Sept. 10 - Varsity - at Eastwood 63, Woodmore 0 - The Wildcats managed 66 yards total offense and three first downs in the Northern Buckeye Conference opener. Senior Blake Almroth rushed for 32 yards on nine carries while he was 2-of-4 passing for seven yards. Eastwood had four rushing touchdowns and four through the air along with a fumble return for touchdown. Eastwood had 323 yards of total offense.
Sept. 3 - Varsity - at Lakota 54, Woodmore 0 - The Wildcats managed just 35 yards of total offense and two first downs in the game. Senior Blake Almroth was 1-of-8 passing for six yards and sophomore Jack Caldwell rushed eight times for 15 yards. Lakota scored six touchdowns on the ground, had one interception they returned for a touchdown, and one passing touchdown. Lakota had 333 yards of total offense.
Aug. 28 - JV - Gibsonburg 38, at Woodmore 0
Aug. 27 - Varsity - at Gibsonburg 63, Woodmore 0 - The Wildcats had -21 yards of total offense and two first downs in the game. Senior Blake Almroth was 6-of-14 passing for 28 yards and freshman Jesse Gutierrez rushed four times for four yards. Gibsonburg scored nine touchdowns on the ground and recorded one safety. Gibsonburg had 415 yards of total offense, 391 of that on the ground.
Aug. 21 - JV - at Northwood 38, Woodmore 0
Aug. 20 - Varsity - Northwood 34, at Woodmore 0 - The Wildcats managed just 25 yards of total offense in the season opener. Northwood scored all five touchdowns on runs, four of them over 18 yards. Their scoring runs accounted for 124 of their 246 yards on the ground. Northwood had 41 passing yards on 4-of-6 passing while Woodmore had -10 yards on the ground and 35 in the air. Northwood ran 57 plays to 40 for the Wildcats while Northwood had three turnovers and Woodmore turned the ball over twice. Northwood had 14 first downs to three for Woodmore and each team was guilty of five penalties. Northwood scored in each quarter, scoring twice in the second quarter. Senior Blake Almroth was 6-of-15 passing for the Wildcats.