Maria Stein Marion Local scored early and often in a 34-6 win over Attica Seneca East during this Division VI state semifinal football game on Friday night.
The Flyers jumped in front of the Tigers 14-0 through the first quarter and goosed the margin to 27-0 at halftime.
The Flyers took control in the third quarter with a 34-0 advantage over the Tigers that triggered the running clock. Marion Local meets Kirtland in next week's Division VI state championship game. Kirtland dumped Beverly Fort Frye 35-18 thanks to a key fourth-quarter push.
The Ohio High School Athletic Association has announced the schedule for next week’s football state championship games at Tom Benson Hall of Fame Stadium in Canton.
Friday night after the state semifinal games in Divisions I, II, III and VI, the OHSAA announced on its Twitter page when the state championship games will take place in those divisions.
The Divisions IV, V and VII state semifinals are Saturday at 7 p.m. The OHSAA has already determined when those divisions will play their state championship games next Saturday, Dec. 1.
OHSAA Football State Championships
Home teams listed first. Thursday and Friday games include state rank and record.
All games at Tom Benson Hall of Fame Stadium, Canton.
7:30 p.m., Thursday, Nov. 29 – Division II: No. 3 Massillon Washington (14-0) vs. No. 1 Akron Archbishop Hoban (14-0).
10 a.m., Friday, Nov. 30 – Division VI: No. 1 Kirtland (14-0) vs. No. 3 Maria Stein Marion Local (13-1).
3 p.m., Friday, Nov. 30 – Division III: No. 1 Kettering Archbishop Alter (13-1) vs. No. 4 Chagrin Falls Kenston (13-1).
8 p.m. Friday, Nov. 30 – Division I: No. 9 Lakewood St. Edward (10-3) vs. No. 1 Cincinnati Colerain (14-0).