9/12/2014 Gwinn, Michigan– It was a great night for our Gwinn ModelTowners to be playing against the Manistique Emeralds on the ModelTowners home turf. Our Gwinn team really showed their strength and fighting spirit in this third game of the season. This night was definitely filled with determination in both teams as they played their hardest and gave it their all. There was plenty of action throughout the night for Casey Ford and Gordon Mielke to bring to you on 103-FXD and on your smartphone at GoToGwinn.com.
The first quarter kicked off with the Manistique Emeralds. Mike Brock (primary running back for the Emeralds) came to play hard and scored not one but two touchdowns for the Emeralds. His first was a 64 yarder and his second touchdown was an amazing 66 yarder! The Gwinn ModelTowners weren’t left in the dust, though, as they also scored a touchdown first quarter. The Emeralds had a 15 point lead with a score of 21-6.
First Quarter Score:
Gwinn ModelTowners: 6
Manistique Emeralds: 21
The second quarter was the most action-packed, according to Casey and Gordon. The Emeralds’ Mike Brock scored yet another touchdown, keeping the Emeralds in the lead. Our Gwinn ModelTowners’ Devin Docs scored an amazing 25 yard touchdown in the last few seconds of the quarter! The second quarter finished off with a score of 33-20 with
the Manistique Emeralds in the lead.
Second Quarter Score:
Gwinn ModelTowners: 20
Manistique Emeralds: 33
Casey Ford and Gordon Mielke brought you the halftime show on 103-FXD and streamed live on your smartphones at GoToGwinn.com. The third quarter had a lot of back and forth between the two teams. Casey and Gordon even described Gwinn’s Devin Docs as a “pinball out there on the field”. There were some injuries this quarter but even after being out for most of the quarter, the Emerald’s Mike Brock joined the game again and made a great tackle right away. This quarter ended with a score of 33-38 and the ModelTowners trailing the Emeralds by 5 points.
Third Quarter Score:
Gwinn ModelTowners: 33
Manistique Emeralds: 38
In the fourth quarter of action, brought to you by Casey and Gordon on the Gwinn home field on 103-FXD and GoToGwinn.com, the two teams fought it out hard to try to maintain their leads. There was a lot of back and forth again this quarter. Gwinn did wind up calling a delay of game that gave them two more seconds on the board. The Manistique Emeralds kept their defense up and wound up taking the game with a lead of just 5 points! It was a close game with a final score of 33-28.
Gwinn ModelTowners: 28
Manistique Emeralds: 33
Join Casey Ford and Roger Stein next Friday, September 19th at 6:45pm as the Gwinn ModelTowners take on the Bark-River Harris Broncos with an away game at Bark-River Harris. The pre-game will be around 6:45pm with Casey and Roger on 103-FXD and GoToGwinn.com.
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