Yappi Sports - THE Ohio Prep Sports Authority  

Go Back   Yappi Sports - THE Ohio Prep Sports Authority > Boys HS Sports > Football

Notices

Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1  
Old 09-29-12, 12:27 AM
Combat Nerd Combat Nerd is offline
All Ohio
 
Join Date: 03-05-11
Posts: 539
Combat Nerd is on a distinguished road
Article: Backyard Brawl, Centerville Wins

The Centerville Elks and their vaunted triple option attack traveled to Roush Stadium this Friday night to take on GWOC Central rival Fairmont Firebirds. The Elks came in needing a win to salvage their playoff hopes while the Firebirds were just looking to salvage some pride. The fans got pumped as paratroopers brought the game ball in style!

The Firebirds struck first tearing apart the Elks defense in a drive capped by a 2 yard touchdown run by Damon Bahns. Tom West kicked the PAT to make the score 7-0 with 04:07 to go in the 1st quarter. West then kicked a 28 yard field goal to make it 10-0 Firebirds with 00:56 to go in the 1st quarter. Fairmont began to struggle a bit moving the ball in the 2nd quarter, but managed to get close enough for a Tom West 30 yard field goal (I believe this was actually a 39 yarder but the GWOC website says 30) with 00:12 to go in the half. That took the game into half time with the Firebirds up 13-0.

Both teams continued to play solid defensively to start the 2nd half. A momentum changing play occurred when Fairmontís long snapper launched the snap well over the punterís head resulting in a turnover on downs inside Fairmontís 10 yard line. That resulted in a 3 yard touchdown run by Jimmy Brooks capped by a Jason Kaczala PAT to make the score 13-7 Fairmont with 01:55 to go in the 3rd quarter. Centerville got on the board again with 09:30 to go in the 4th on a Jason Kaczala 27 yard field goal to make the score 13-10 Fairmont. Both teams continued to play lights out defense as it looked like the scoring would end there. Then the unthinkable happened. Centerville launched a punt well over the Fairmont punt returnerís head. There was a scramble for the bouncing ball that resulted in Centerville retaining possession of the ball. With momentum on their side and a short field, the Elks quickly punched in the go ahead touchdown on a 3 yard Jimmy Brooks run with 05:39 to go in the game. Jason Kaczlaís PAT made it 17-13 Centerville. Fairmont threatened to regain the lead, but Centervilleís defense was too stingy as the game ended 17-13 Centerville.
Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
  #2  
Old 09-29-12, 11:19 PM
Smelly F Smelly F is offline
All Region
 
Join Date: 10-11-09
Posts: 411
Smelly F is on a distinguished road
Were the officials at this game just laid off by the NFL?
Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old 10-13-12, 12:30 PM
BJV07 BJV07 is offline
All Region
 
Join Date: 12-12-04
Posts: 497
BJV07
.
Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 05:07 PM.




Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.