Colts run over Elecs

The SCCHS Colts defeated the visiting Estevan Elecs 57-14 on Oct. 6. STEVEN MAH/SOUTHWEST BOOSTER

The Swift Current Comp. Colts scored the opening 42 points to defeat the visiting Estevan Elecs 57-14 on Thursday.

The Colts led 35-0 at the half as they improved to 2-3 in the SHSAA 12-Aside Rural Football League.

Eight different Colts scored touchdowns, led by an 85-yard major from Derric Dulatre to open the scoring and a pair of touchdowns from Jake Woods.

The Colts won the turnover battle decisively as they finished with four interceptions and two fumble recoveries, while losing the ball only once on an early interception.

The Colts compiled 397 yards of total offence, including 326 yards along the ground.  Jarron Reid led the way with 108 yards of rushing, followed by 105 from Dulatre and 95 from Woods.

Rhone Foster, Ryder Smith, Austin Bidwell, and Elijah Siemens all added touchdowns.

The Colts defense limited Estevan to 106 yards of rushing and 78 yards through the air as the Elecs fell to 0-5 on the season.

The Colts will wrap up the regular season next Saturday when they host Moose Jaw AE Peacock at 1 p.m.