GARRETTSVILLE OH- It was another close halftime score for Garfield on Saturday night. In Round 1 of the playoffs, the G-Men found themselves down 13-7, and stormed to a 28-13 win. This time around they were up 14-7 in a competitive first half, but ran away again in the second for a 44-14 win over Bellaire
After Bellaire scored first to go up 7-0, Anthony Demma set the tone for the G-amen offense. He scored both first half touchdowns. The Big Reds scored out of halftime to tie the game at 14-14, and then it was all G-Men with 30 unanswered points. Ryan Stoller caught two touchdowns from Brady Swagonski in that span, Swagonski also ran one in. Demma finished with 3 touchdowns on the day.
Garfield will advance to play Kirtland in the Division 5 Region 17 semifinals. That game is slated to be played at Perry High School on Saturday at 7:00