The Cougars and Red Army from Quince Orchard HS arrived at the Coyote Canyon to play the Coyotes of Clarksburg HS on this Friday evening. The Coyotes are set to receive, they come out and connect a pass to #28 Curtys Kamdoum with a pick up around 25 yds, followed by a couple of penalties, including a personal foul which brings them back from the 48 yard line to the 33, with a 4th and 24 to go, they are forced to punt. The Cougars let the ball bounce and it is downed on their own 20 yard line, and they start off with a pass to #12 Elijah Payne to get them down past mid field, the Coyotes get a penalty allowing the Cougars to move forward, which sets up the 1st touchdown on a 25 yard quarter back keeper by #10 Doc Bonner, followed by the extra point being good, score Quince Orchard 7 Coyotes 0 with 8:54 left in the 1st. Clarksburg gets a touch back on the kick off and starts from their own 20 yard line, they start moving the ball, gaining multiple 1st downs. With #7 Aahkir Spivey catching a pass, #14 Brian Walker picking up 7 yards with a keeper, #3 Dalante Simmons rushing up the center, #7 Aahkir Spivey catching another pass, their movement comes to a 4th and 3, and they go convert with a pass to #18 Ian Krishnan, #14 Brian Walker with a keeper, another 4th and 6 and convert with a pass to #18 Ian Krishnan, putting them at 1 and goal from the 9 yard line. #14 Brian Walker gains 3 yards on a keeper, the follows up with a fake hand off and scores the Coyotes 1st touch down on a 6 yard keeper, the extra point begin kicked by #18 Ian Krishnan was good, score Quince Orchard 7 Clarksburg 7 with 30 seconds left in the 1st.
Starting the 2nd quarter, Cougars #23 Marvin Beander picks up about 5 on a short run, only then the Cougars are forced to punt, giving the Coyotes the ball on the own 34 yard line. The Coyotes connect a pass to #2 Nico Prestipino for a 1st down, #14 Brian Walker gains a few on a keeper, #3 Dalante Simmons picks up a 1st down and short run, #14 Brian Walker on a keeper picks up another 1st down, now with he ball on the Cougars 24 yard line. The Coyotes get a false start and now 1st and 15, #14 Brian Walker with a no gain keeper, and an incomplete pass, puts them at 4th and 15 set up for a field good from the 29 yard line, it is no good the Cougars take over on their own 20. The Cougars are handing off to #23 Marvin Beander for 6 yards, followed by 5 yard gains, then to #14 for a gain of about 15 yards, complete a pass to #1 Fofie Bazzie for a 1st down, #10 Doc Bonner does a keeper for a big gain of 17 yards, #23 Marvin Beander rushes for a few yards, and a 14 yard pass to #2 Will Scott, #23 Marvin Beander scores on a 1 yard run, the extra point was good, setting the score at Quince Orchard 14 Clarksburg 7 with 35 seconds left in the half.
Quince Orchard is set to receive the kick off and #23 Marvin Beander returns it past mid field only to get it called back on a holding call, which set them up to start from their own 12 yard line. #14 picks up 6 on a keeper, #23 Marvin Beander gains 12 for a 1st down, #10 Doc Bonner on the keeper gains 15, #25 Cameron Nelson picks up about 25, to be called back on a holding penalty for a net loss of 7 yards. #10 Doc Bonner picks up 7 on a keeper, followed by #4 Larry Hinson picking up 13, #23 Marvin Beander picks up 7, #4 Larry Hinson gains 1 on a short run. The Cougars are called on the next play for illegal man down field, now on the Coyotes 40 yard line, they have to punt, putting the ball into the end zone, setting the Coyotes on their 20. The Coyotes can not move the ball and punt from their own 23. The Coyotes in return hold the advance of the Cougars getting them to punt. The Coyotes pick a few 1st downs up with #14 Brian Walker doing a few keepers, and cross mid filed and only then to punt. On the punt the punters knee touch the ground, and was down, giving the ball to the Cougars, #23 Marvin Beander picks up 6 and come to 4th and 2 and go for it, giving #23 Marvin Beander the ball, with no gain, Coyotes take over on the 33.
Starting the 4th quarter, the Coyotes punt a high and short punt, Cougars take over on their 46. They start with a 18 yard pass, #23 Marvin Beander gains 20, #23 Marvin Beander rushes up the middle for a 14 yard touch down, the extra point good, score Quince Orchard 21 Clarksburg 7, with 9 minutes remaining. Neither team can advance the ball much after this point and the time runs out.
Final Score Quince Orchard 21 Clarksburg 7
Story and Photos by Jeffrey Vogt MoCoDaily
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