Tigers Falls To Wildcats
The Tenaha Tigers coming off a bye week traveled to Harleton Friday night and where defeated by the Wildcats 28-13. With the loss the Tigers fall to 1-2 in district play with a very important game coming up Friday night as they host the Garrison Bulldogs.
The Tigers received the opening kickoff but a stiff Wildcat defense forced a punt. On the Wildcats first possession they where also forced to punt. The Tigers would then score on s 17 yard touchdown pass from Hayden Jenkins to Michael Hogg and the Tigers would lead 7-0 with 2:30 left in the 1st quarter. Both teams had a turnover in the 2nd quarter but neither team could capitalize and the Tigers would go into halftime leading 7-0.
The Wildcats would receive the 2nd half kickoff and drive it down the field and score on a Hunter Wallace 3 yard run to tie the score 7-7. After the Wildcats forced a Tiger punt they would drive down the field and score on a 5 yard run by Wallace, the 2pt conversion and led 15-7.
The Tigers would answer with 2:21 left in the 3rd quarter on a 20 yard pass from Jenkins to Hogg to cut the lead to 15-13.
The Wildcats would answer back on a 6 yard run by Wallace to lead 21-13 with 11:05 left in the 4th quarter. After a Tiger punt, the Wildcats would score there final touchdown on a 73 yard run by Wallace to make the final score 28-13.
Garrison will visit the Tigers Friday night with playoff implications on the line as the Bulldogs come in with a 2-2 record while the Tigers are 1-2. Game time is 7:30.