Pine River can’t stop Beal City offense

LEROY — Pine River couldn’t stop the Beal City offense in a 51-14 loss on Friday.

The Bucks turned the ball over five times in the first half against the undefeated Aggies to fall behind 48-0 at halftime. The Bucks then outscored Beal City 14-3 in the second half.

Mitchell McDonald scored one touchdown on the ground and added another through the air on an 18-yard pass to James Harvey in the fourth quarter.

McDonald finished 8-of-16 for 140 yards through the air, while Harvey caught three passes for 39 yards and a score. Dakota Wieczorek had two catches for 74 yards.

Devin Ruppert led the Bucks with 14 tackles, while Cason Rawson had 13. Pine River finishes the season at 2-7.