Lucas Tuski runs for 287 yards and 5 TDs, helps Marist Catholic avenge Week 6 loss to Cascade

No. 7 Marist Catholic 62, No. 2 Cascade 35 

The Spartans of Eugene trailed after the first quarter but used a 36-0 scoring run to seize control in the win over the host Cougars at Scio High School. 

Lucas Tuski ran for five touchdowns for the Spartans (9-2), who avenged a 38-33 loss to the Cougars in Week 6. 

Touchdown runs by Jacob Hage and Blake Lewis helped the Cougars (10-1) of Turner take a 14-6 lead at the end of the first quarter. 

Tuski’s first touchdown, a 12-yard run, made it 14-12. Less than a minute later, Tuski scored again to push the Spartans in front, 20-14. 

The Cougars responded with Hage’s second touchdown run, which made it 21-20, and they led 28-26 after a touchdown pass from Hage to Shawn Kuenzi. 

The Spartans took over from there and built a 62-28 lead. The Cougars’ only score after halftime was a touchdown run by Lance Van Hoose with seconds left. 

Tuski ran for 217 yards after halftime and 287 yards in all. Kaiden Ayoma ran for two touchdowns, and Carter Greene passed for two touchdowns. 

Hage and Lewis gained more than 100 yards each for the Cougars. 

Photo by Leon Neuschwander

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