It was Friday Night Lights out at Try-City Christian for their second home game with their new stadium lights. The Eagles (3-3) soared their way into another win over the Army-Navy Warriors (2-4) 37-13.
In the first quarter, Try-City Christian was the first team to score. Christian Salibo runs the ball in 3 yards for a touchdown. Moments later Warriors Hadi Assi runs the ball 33 yards to the 8 yard line. Next play, QB Dylan Zipse keeps the ball and runs it in for a 6 yard touchdown tying up the score 7-7.
In the second quarter Try-City has the ball but Warriors Vito Durant intercepts the ball and turns it around. But wait, Eagles Landon Navarro intercepts the ball right back which soon lead to Zach Reitmeyer throwing a 10 yard touchdown pass to Christian Sabilo. Eagles lead 14-7.
Still in the second quarter, Eagles Landon Navarro intercepts the ball again. Soon after Reitmeyer throws a 29 yard pass to Salibo which lead to Reitmeyer throwing a 10 yard touchdown pass to Eric Wojnowski. At the end of the half, Eagles up 21-7.
Now in the third quarter Eagles again with the ball, this time Roman Gonzalez with the 15 yard touchdown run changing the score 28-7 Eagles. Right before the the end of the third quarter, the Warriors Hadi Assi breaks through tackles and stays on his feet for the 45 yard touchdown run 28-13 Eagles still ahead. It wouldn't be enough for the Warriors to take the lead or tie. Try-City Christian wins the game 37-13.
The win advances the Eagles 3-3 and the loss drop the Warriors 2-4. Army-Navy will travel to Marantha Christian and Try-City Christian will travel to Escondido Charter next Friday.
PREVIEW: The Small School Game of the Week in Week 7 of the Prep Pigskin Report takes us up north to Try-City Christian where the Eagles will take on the Army-Navy Warriors.