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Class 2A, No. 4 Triton Central dominates fourth quarter to defeat Indian Creek

Class 2A, No. 4 Triton Central scored the final 21 points Friday in Trafalgar to defeat Indian Creek, 49-35.

Triton Central quarterback Jace Stuckey threw for 208 yards and two touchdowns and ran for 161 yards and three more scores to get Triton Central to 4-1.

Mason Compton led the Tigers with 71 receiving yards.

The Tigers racked up 478 yards of offense including a season-high 260 yards rushing.

Indian Creek (2-3) scored with 30 seconds to go in the second quarter to take a 28-21 lead at halftime.

Both teams scored in the third quarter to keep the Braves ahead 35-28 going into the final quarter where Triton Central dominated.

Triton Central returns home to Mendenhall Field on Sept. 22 for Homecoming festivities. The opponent will be Indianapolis Cardinal Ritter.

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