Nyssa rolls past Irrigon

Adam Simpson, No. 50, switches places with Teagan Moody at last Friday’s game against Irrigon. (The Enterprise/Yadira Lopez)

NYSSA – The Bulldogs encountered no trouble Friday night against Irrigon.

Nyssa built a 21-0 lead after the first quarter on the way to a 70-7 win over the Knights (0-3,0-8) in an Eastern Oregon League prep football game.


Sophomore quarterback Landon McDowall ran for 76 yards while teammate Caleb Benson finished the night with 71 yards on the ground as the Bulldogs never trailed and were out in front 49-0 at halftime.

Nyssa (2-2, 5-3) pulled its starters at halftime.

“It was an opportunity for some of our guys to get some experience in different positions and those kids did well,” said Nyssa coach Lee Long. 

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