KLAMATH FALLS — Hosanna Christian handed Riddle a 56-30 loss in an OSAA Class 1A eight-man football first-round playoff game on Friday night.
The unbeaten and fourth-seeded Lions (8-0) advance to a quarterfinal game against No. 5 Adrian (7-3) at home next weekend. The Antelopes eliminated No. 12 Pilot Rock, 26-8, Friday.
The No. 13 Irish ended their season with a 7-3 record. Riddle was making its first appearance in the playoffs since 1995.
Hosanna led 40-30 after three quarters, then added pair of touchdowns and a safety in the fourth period to seal the victory.
Nate Hopkins scored three touchdowns for Riddle, two coming on pass plays and the other on a 72-yard kickoff return. Quarterback Cameron McMichael had a 3-yard TD run in the first quarter and added a 44-yard scoring run in the third period.
The Lions outgained Riddle 481-245, 368 yards coming on the ground. McMichael completed 12 of 21 passes for 95 yards.
Riddle 6 12 12 0 — 30
Hosanna 0 26 14 16 — 56
R — McMichael 3 run (run failed)
HC — Sanchas 1 run (pass failed)
R — Hopkins 72 kickoff return (run failed)
HC — Sanchas 1 run (run failed)
HC — Maurer 61 fumble recovery return (Moore run)
HC — Moore 1 run (run failed)
R — Hopkins 35 pass from McMichael (pass failed)
R — McMichael 44 run (pass failed)
HC — Bailey 8 pass from Moore (run failed)
HC — Moore 38 interception return (Maupin pass from Moore)
R — Hopkins 11 pass from McMichael (pass failed)
HC — Coleman 42 run (Moore run)
HC — Safety
HC — Milligan 56 run (pass failed)