8th Grade Football
Last night the 8th grade football team defeated the Vermilion Sailors 48 – 8. Josh Kovach led the team’s rushing attack with three touchdowns and a couple two-point plays. Logan Urban ran for one touchdown and a couple two-point plays. Jim Aunspaw, Timmy Phillips, and Nate Duke also scored on two-point plays. Jim Aunspaw threw for two touchdowns, one caught by Nate Duke and the other by Tristan Born. Jacob McDonald and Timmy Phillips also caught passes for large gains.
Defensively, the Falcons shut the Sailors down. Collin Adkins and Ben Medina recorded multiples sacks and Adkins recovered a fumble. Timmy Phillips and Jacob McDonald also intercepted passes.
The 8th grade team will face the Columbia Raiders next week.
7th Grade Football
Last night the 7th grade football team lost in a home opener against the Shiloh Raiders. The team looks to rebound next week in their contest against Wadsworth middle school.