Tumwater (1-0) vs. Columbia River (0-1)
WHEN: 7 p.m. Friday
WHERE: Columbia River High School, 800 NW 99th St., Vancouver
LAST WEEK:Tumwater beat Franklin Pierce 52-18; Columbia River lost to Evergreen 26-13
2016 MEETING: Tumwater 49, Columbia River 0
GAME NOTES: Bill Beattie took over for retired Tumwater coach Sid Otton, but the Thunderbirds looked the same against Franklin Pierce. Tumwater gained 412 yards rushing. Sophomore Dylan Paine rushed for 171 yards and four TDs. Franklin Pierce took a 12-0 on a 77-yard pass and a fumble return put the Cardinals on the Tumwater 3. After that, it was all Tumwater. Tumwater was outscored Columbia River 165-20 in the teams’ last three meetings. River QB Matt Asplund passed for 153 yards, completing passes to seven different receivers. Jarrett Seelbinder rushed for 75 yards.
FANS’ PICK: Tumwater
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