8/24 7:30 @
7A Quarter-finals vs.Mt.
Knight Wins Defensive Game
A evenly matched game was set between the Giants of Highland Park and the Prospect Knights. Two bend but don't break defenses and offenses with the ability to score points and control the ball.
Prospect with possesion and less than 4 minutes bfore half covered the field in two passes covering 65 yards in a matter minutes minutes with the 2 minute warning approaching Prospects drive stalls and from 38 yards out Max Cherwin again comes through for the Knights a punches a kick through the Up-rights. Highland Park puts a Hurry-up offense together and drives 40 yards down to the Prospect 35 yard line, but comes up with nothing before Halftime.
With the entire 3rd qtr trading possesion finally Prospect gets some field position early in the 4th qtr and puts together a small drive on the running of Matt Cherwin to setup another Field Goal by Max Cherwin. With the game tied Prospect once again Stops Highland Park with a little under 5 minutes to go in the games. with a mix of Passes and Off tackle runs the Knights drive down to the one yard line ans Matt Cherwin scores on a 7 yard off tackle scamper. Max Cherwin tacks on the extra point. With the lead now in hand it was up to the Defense to Bend as much as needed and not give up a Touchdown.
Highland Park game out with there hurry up Offense and had under a minute to put something together with two passes the Giants moved across mid-field and the entire Proscpect stands held their collective breathes. With only time for one more play and a 4th and 22 Highland Park throws a Hail MAry to the endzone.
It is tipped twice by Prospect defenders and once by a Highland Park reciever to fall flat in the endzone with no time left on the clock. Prospect wins with a final score of 13-6
by Eric Kriegermeier
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