ELLICOTTVILLE - Junior running back Phalla Musall rambled over the 100-yard mark and scored twice to make it a succesful debut for Ellicottville in Class DD competition.
Musall rushed for 123 yards on 16 carries while scoring on runs of 9 and 21 yards as the Eagles downed Forestville, 36-6.
Ellicottville couldn't have gotten off to a better start as Jake Rinko took a reverse and didn't stop until he was in the end zone 65 yards away.
Forestville tied it up at 6-6 when Adam Pelva grabbed a 33-yard pass from Jake Nosbish.
Then Ellicottville scored the final 30 points with Musall having a pair of touchdowns, Cody Mowery a 28-yard touchdown run and Cam Wilson on a 28-yard touchdown pass from Rinko.
Defensively, linebacker Dylan Paprocki had 12 tackles and Jess Pollock 11 tackles and a fumble recovery for the winners.
Nat Maines led Forestville with 41 yards on 15 carries.
Forestville 6 0 0 0 - 6
Ellicottville 12 16 6 2 - 34
Ell - Rinko 65 run (run failed).
For - Pleva 33 pass fro Nosbish. (kick failed).
Ell - Musall 9 run (run failed).
Ell - Mowery 28 run (Musall run).
Ell - Cam Wilson 28 pass from Rinko, (Mowery run).
Ell - Musall 21 run (pass failed).
Ell - Safety, ball over the punter's head.