Multiple Teams · Watervliet 8th Grade Football defeats to Bangor Middle school 36-20

Wednesday, September 28, 2016

5:00 PM

Bangor Middle school
Watervliet High School

Game Recap

The Watervliet Panthers Middle School football team improved to 3-0 with their 36-20 victory over the visiting Vikings of Bangor. After giving up a late score to end the first half making the score 16-6, the Panthers were able to pull away in the second half. In a game that was never really in doubt, as the Vikings managed to put up two late touchdowns in the 4th quarter. This was a great team effort to come away with the win defending our home field in our first home game of the year. Leading the Panthers on defense was Isiah Yazel with 7 tackles and Logan Dusha with 5. Offensively, the Panthers put up 450 yards of total offense. Don Smith threw for 159 yards with a touchdown strike to Jerry Unger, who also had 81 yards receiving. Kade VanNeil also threw a screen pass to Isiah Yazel that went for a 17 yard score. Isiah Yazel ended with 87 yards receiving. Leading the team in rushing and making his running back debut was Isiah Yazel with 125 yards and 2 touchdowns and Don Smith with 82 yards with 2 touchdowns. Next week the Panthers travel to Lawton to try to remain unbeaten, game time is 5pm.