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