Poole scores four TDs as Spartans romp

Cimarron-Memorial’s James Poole rushed for 231 yards and scored four touchdowns to lead the visiting Spartans (7-2, 6-2 Northwest) to a 49-24 win over Faith Lutheran (1-8, 1-7) on Thursday.

Stephen Nixon rushed for 137 yards and two TDs on nine carries for No. 4-ranked Cimarron.

Faith Lutheran’s Joe Portaro threw for 274 yards and two touchdowns and scored on two quarterback sneaks. Don Pearson had 192 yards receiving for the Crusaders.