Dubuque Senior's Parker Hammel ran for 309 yards and scoredthree touchdowns as the Rams kept their playoff hopes alive Friday night witha 35-9 victory over Waterloo East.
Hammel scored on runs of 4, 67 and 97 yards in the firsthalf, as Senior raced to a 28-3 halftime lead.
Offensively, East could muster only a TomHall field goal in the first half and a 22-yard touchdown pass from JohnMagnusson to Javon Middleton in the second, as the Trojans lost their 8th-straight game this season.
On the night, the 6-foot-1, 195-pound Hammel rushed for 309 yards on 22carries for Senior.
East, 0-8, finishes its seasonnext Friday night at Iowa City West, while Dubuque Senior, 3-5, will play hostto Cedar Rapids Jefferson.