LOWELL — The Lowell Red Devils hit the Elkton Elks hard early with six touchdowns in the first quarter and cruised to a 54-14 win on Thursday night in a Class 1A Special District 1 South eight-man football game.

Taysian Williamson ran for 154 yards and four touchdowns on seven carries, threw a TD pass and caught a scoring pass for Lowell (5-1, 3-0 SD1S), which is ranked No. 7 in the OSAAtoday 1A coaches’ poll.

Cooper Peters had a 45-yard TD run and Ben Bowen caught a 15-yard scoring pass from Peters for Elkton (2-3, 0-3) in the fourth quarter. Peters led the Elks with 61 yards rushing in four attempts.

Elkton hosts Oakridge on Oct. 18.

Elkton 0 0 0 14 — 14

Lowell 44 8 2 0 — 54

First Quarter

L — Williamson 35 run (An. Smith pass from Williamson)

L — Williamson 25 run (pass failed)

L — Williamson 10 run (An. Smith pass from Williamson)

L — Cantwell 4 pass from Williamson (pass failed)

L — Williamson 34 pass from Au. Smith (pass failed)

L — Williamson 30 run (An. Smith from Williamson)

Second Quarter

L — Lemon 55 punt return (Savio pass from Sinnett)

Third Quarter

L — Safety.

Fourth Quarter

E — Peters 45 run (Woody run)

E — Bowen 15 pass from Peters (no conversion)

Tom Eggers can be reached at teggers@nrtoday.com or 541-957-4220.

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