The 8th grade football team took on Carrollton last night. The game was a defensive battle, with both teams causing key turnovers in the game, including an interception by Burger and Mckeiver. The Warriors were down 6-0 at the end of the first half. At the start of the second half, West Branch caused Carrollton to punt. On the following play, Mckeiver made his way to the endzone. The Warriors scored on a two point conversion by Lamp and took the lead 8-6.
However, Carrollton came back and scored with little time left on the clock making the score 14-8.
The clock was the Warriors biggest enemy last night, not being able to score on the last possession of the first half and game, which were both inside the 25 yard line. The Warriors fought hard but came up short and lost to Carrollton 14-8.
The Warriors are 2-2 on the season and take on Alliance next week.