Whitewater rushed for 479 yards and forced eight turnovers in a 59-13 win over Belhaven (MS) in a WIAC non-conference football game in Whitewater Saturday afternoon.

The Warhawks extended their home winning streak to 26 games.

Whitewater (2-0)  trailed 13-10 in the second quarter, then scored 49 unanswered points.

Sophomore running back Jerrod Ware had 21 carries for 169 yards.

Sophomore receiver Manny Jones had three receptions for 110 yards.


At Platteville, Tom Kelly threw for four touchdowns as the Pioneers defeated St. Francis (IL), 26-7.

Kelly hit Dan Arnold with two scoring passes.

Seth Kaufman and Patrick Sheehan also had touchdown receptions for Platteville (2-0).