Squires Upset By Whitko

The Manchester Squires played host to Whitko Friday, scoring quickly for a 6-0 lead before falling to the Wildcats 46-28.

Just a minute and twenty five seconds into the game Delton Moore scored on a 17yd run to put the Squires up 6-0 before things started to go south. Whitko would answer with 1:37 left and convert a two point conversion and take an 8-6 lead.

With 11:14 left in the second quarter the Wildcats would score again and increase their lead to 16-6, then score on a safety to lead 18-6. The Whitko lead grew to 32-6 before Moore found the end zone with 1:25 left in the half to make it 32-14 at halftime.

The Squires would draw closer to start the third when Devin Marcum hooked up with Seth Gaerte for a 27yd scoring strike to make it 32-20, but Whitko would answer with 3:20 left in the quarter and led 38-20 after three.

With Whitko leading 46-20 after scoring with 10:40 left in the game, Marcum would score from a yard out for the 46-28 final.

Passing

# Athlete Name Comp Att Yds C % Avg TD Int Lng QB Rate
Team Totals 10 26 121 .385 12.1 1 1 26 50.3
14 Devin Marcum (Jr) 10 26 121 .385 12.1 1 1 26 50.3

Rushing

# Athlete Name Car Yds Avg Lng TD
Team Totals 27 171 6.3 42 3
14 Devin Marcum (Jr) 4 6 1.5 9 1
20 Tyler Andritsch (Jr) 2 12 6.0 12 0
21 Delton Moore (Sr) 20 153 7.7 21 2
34 Seth Gaerte (Fr) 1 0 0.0 0 0

Receiving

# Athlete Name Rec Yds Avg Lng TD
Team Totals 10 121 12.1 82 1
5 Tyce Rooney (Jr) 3 26 8.7 20 0
15 Trey Clark (Jr) 3 42 14.0 25 0
26 Mason Meyer (Sr) 2 22 11.0 11 0
34 Seth Gaerte (Fr) 2 31 15.5 26 1

CLICK HERE for Sam Knight’s photos from the game

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