Panthers Guaranteed First Playoff Spot In 8 Years
Elyria Catholic’s 33-13 win Friday over Rocky River clinched a share of the 2018 Great Lakes Conference championship with Bay Village, along with home field in the opening round of the playoffs.
The Panther’s (8-2, 5-1) were led by a 287 yard rushing performance from senior Leighton Banjoff. He tallied 30 carries on the night – two for touchdowns.
EC goes into the playoffs the 4th ranked team in OHSAA D-V and will host the 5th ranked Anna Rockets in the opening round, November 3rd at 7 p.m.