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Pusch Ridge Christian Academy defeats Thatcher 58-26

Posted at 11:27 PM, Oct 16, 2020
and last updated 2020-10-17 02:27:23-04

In the only high school football game played in Tucson on Friday night, Pusch Ridge Christian Aacademy defeated Thatcher, 58-26.

Lions wide receiver Jayden Rittenbach caught six passes for 210 yards and three touchdowns.

"It was really just a team effort," said wide Rittenbach. "After last week's loss at Yuma Catholic, we realized we needed to clean up our act."

With the win, the Lions improved to 2-1 on the season.

Elsewhere, Willcox defeated Tombstone 47-0, and it was Morenci over Bisbee 39-14.