JANESVILLE | Riceville (6-1) defeated Janesville (5-2) 22-14 on Friday.
Senior quarterback Jon Miller completed four of eight attempts for 61 yards passing while also rushing for 142 yards on 41 carries and two touchdowns.
Junior Cole Byrnes had one reception for a 48-yard touchdown and senior Boe Adams had two receptions for nine yards.
Where the Wildcats truly shined was on defense, racking up three turnovers.
Miller had one fumble recovery and a 35-yard interception. Senior Grant Shendenhelm recovered a fumble.
Byrnes and Adams continued to rack up impressive tackle numbers.
Byrnes finished with 11 ½ total tackles, including two solo tackles for loss and two solo sacks. Adams was next in line with 10 total tackles, including four for loss and three solo sacks.