Tyler Copeland has 4 TD passes, helps McNary improve to 3-0, drop Grants Pass to 0-3

McNary 41, Grants Pass 0 

The Celtics of Keizer allowed fewer than 100 yards of offense, and Tyler Copeland passed for four touchdowns — two each to Braiden Copeland and Gunner Smedema — in the victory over the visiting Cavemen (0-3).  

Zane Aicher got the Celtics (3-0) going with an interception that set up his one-yard scoring run midway through the first quarter. Copeland threw his first two scoring passes in the second quarter, and Dakota Dunagan ran in from the 1 with 1:26 left in the half for a 27-0 lead. 

Copeland was 15 of 20 for 228 yards.  

The Cavemen’s Jayce Jordan had three catches for 25 yards. 

The Celtics’ defense allowed four first downs and was led by Rudy Garcia, who had four tackles for loss. Smedema broke up three passes, Aicher made four tackles and two tackles for loss, and Jake Paton had three tackles for loss.

Photo by Taylor Balkom

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