The Ravenna football team came out on top in a West Michigan Conference grind on Friday night, taking down Mason County Central 19-14.
Mason County Central held a 14-7 lead in the third quarter, but the Bulldogs came back for the win.
Ravenna struck first on an 85-yard touchdown pass from Blake Homoly to Nathan Kooiman early in the second quarter. The Spartans took an 8-7 lead after a 12-yard touchdown run by Peyton Merz with four minutes until halftime.
A touchdown pass from Will Chye to Landon Smith extended the lead to 14-7 in the third. Ravenna responded with a touchdown run by Hunter Hogan to make it 14-13.
The Bulldogs took the lead with 8:02 remaining on a touchdown pass from Hogan to Chase Thomas and held on for the 19-14 win.
Homoly was 3-for-3 for 92 yards passing, while Hogan was 3-for-6 for 51 yards. Hogan led the team with 99 rushing yards. Kooiman had 85 yards receiving, while Thomas had 55.
Defensively a handful of Bulldogs had a big night. Caleb Forsythe hauled in two interceptions and made five tackles, while Hogan also grabbed an interception. Derek Finlay totaled nine tackles and Juan Castro had eight.