PROSSER -- Austin Weatherby had a monster game and the River View Panthers exacted revenge from last season with a 34-26 nonleague victory against Goldendale at Art Fiker in Prosser.
Weatherby threw for 388 yards and five touchdowns, though he also threw three interceptions. The game was played in Prosser instead of Goldendale because of smoke from a wildfire on Satus Pass.
"(Weatherby) is seeing the field nicely," River View coach Brett Jay said. "He would be the first to tell you the wide receivers made one play after another and our offensive line gave him a lot of time to dissect the defense.
"This was a great win after dropping two games to them last year. Our guys had this circled for awhile. They just wanted to make a statement that we are back and our kids did that."
Freshman Ruvim Tyutyunnik had three catches for 69 yards and two touchdowns. Josh Marshall had a monster game for the Panthers, catching eight passes for 181 yards and three touchdowns.
River View 7 13 14 0 -- 34
Goldendale 13 0 7 6 -- 26
G, Ethan Enstad 5 pass from Lucas Denney (kick failed)
RV, Ruvim Tyutyunnik 21 pass from Austin Weatherby (Alonso Mendoza)
G, Wade Gaston 3 run (Braden Ross kick)
RV, Tyutyunnik 38 pass from Weatherby (Mendoza good)
RV, Josh Marshall 7 pass from Weatherby (kick failed)
RV, Marshall 13 pass from Weatherby (Mendoza kick)
RV, Marshall 35 pass from Weatherby (Mendoza kick)
G, Enstad 7 pass from Denney (Ross kick)
G, Brady Conway 13 interception return (kick failed)
RUSHING--RV, Mendoza 7-6, Weatherby 6-11, Kody Bartlett 3-11.
RECEIVING--RV, Tyutyunnik 3-69, Mendoza 4-59, Cody Hand 3-15, Austin Hoke 2-44, Aaron McGaughey 1-20, Marshall 8-181.
FIRST DOWNS--G, 20; RV, 13. FUMBLES-LOST--G, 3-1; RV, 0-0.