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Tiger LaVerde’s Kirtland, Ohio Team Wins Second State Championship

December 6, 2013

The Kirtland Hornets, coached by Oil City native and former Franklin High School coach Tiger LaVerde, captured their second Ohio state football championship on Friday, beating Wayne Trace 44-16 for the Division VI title at Fawcett Stadium in Canton.

Kirtland (15-0) finished undefeated, and improved to 44-1 over their last three seasons.  The Hornets’ only loss in the past three years came in the state’s Division V championship game last year.  Kirtland won the Division V title in 2011.

On Friday, Kirtland racked up 588 yards of total offense, including 410 yards on the ground.  Sam Kukura rushed for 196 yards and a touchdown, and teammate Adam Hess ran for 177 yards and two scores.  Sam Skiljan threw for two TD’s and ran for another.

Wayne Trace (13-2) scored on a pair of touchdown tosses from Colby Speice, who completed 18-of-44 passes for 262 yards.

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