Gladiators drop Crusaders
T.J. Listenbee returned the opening kickoff 75 yards for a touchdown to get the Gladiators rolling. Quarterback Dan Robert threw touchdown passes of 4 and 16 yards to Jermar Ayers, and Milton High School graduate Cody Martalock, respectively.
On defense, Aaron Klingaman returned a pass interception 40 yards for a touchdown.
Roberts completed nine of 17 passes for 189 yards and two touchdowns and rushed for 80 yards on nine carries to lead Rock County.
The Gladiators (3-4) travel to Greendale on Saturday for a 7 p.m. game.
ROCK COUNTY 27, FOND DU LAC 6
Fond du Lac 6 0 0 0—6
Rock County 7 14 6 0—27
Gladiator scoring summary: T.J. Listenbee, 75 kickoff return. Jermar Ayers, 4 pass from Dan Roberts (Eric Wickhem kick). Aaron Klingaman, 40 pass interception return (Wickhem kick). Cody Martalock, 16 pass from Roberts (kick failed).