MARIETTA, Ohio -- Parkersburg tallied 27 points in the third quarter to pull away for a 51-40 win over Warren Local (Ohio) in a season opener at Marietta College.
The game was delay about 35 minutes because of lightning.
Melvin Stubbs gained 124 yards on 15 carries for Parkersburg while Aaron Roberts completed just 5 of 6 passes for 193 yards. Dan Fox had two catches for 99 yards for the Big Reds, who rolled up 434 total yards.Austin Klintworth threw for 260 yards and gained 114 yards rushing for Warren Local, which churned out 413 total yards. Andrew Henthorn hauled in nine passes for 119 catches and David Ryan added four receptions for 100 yards.