The Rebel Sophomore ended their season Monday night with a 29 - 13 victory over Princeville. The Sophomores finished the season with a 7 - 2 record over-all and 5 - 2 in the LTC.
UNITED PART 2
The Rebels will open the IHSA Class 1A Play-offs facing a familiar foe the United Red Storm. This will be the second time this year that the Rebels and Red Storm have met with the Rebels winning the first game 32 - 6 in week 8. The game will played on Saturday November 1 at Gary Johnson Field in Wyoming. Kick-off is scheduled for 1:00 PM.
The Rebels (9 - 0, 7 - 0 LTC) completed their undefeated season and secured the LTC championship with a strong 2nd half defeating the Princeville Princes 38 - 14 scoring the games last 24 point. With Princeville leading after 1 quarter 7 - 0, the Rebels tied the game on a 34 yard run by Chase Johnston. The Rebels scored again late in the 2nd quarter this time Jake Goodman went in from 13 yards to give the Rebels a 14 - 7 halftime lead. After Princeville tied the score mid-way thru the third period, Leo Helleberg kicked a 32 yard FG to put the Rebels ahead 17 - 14. On Princeville next possession, the game's turning point occurred when Tyler Dorsey intercepted a Princes pass and returned it 27 yards to put the Rebels up two score 24 - 14. The Rebels would score twice more in the 4th quarter on a 3 yard pass from QB Joe Charvat to Thorin Hicks and on a 22 yard TD run by Logan Hollis. The Rebels had 416 yards of total offense (305 rushing - 111 passing) to the Princes 264 yards (78 rushing - 186 passing). Leading rusher for the Rebels was Chase Johnston with 195 yard on 24 carries. QB Joe Charvat was 9 of 18 passing for 111 yards with 1 TD and 1 interception. The Rebels were lead on defense by Tyler Dorsey with 11 tackles and Thorin Hicks with 7. For complete stats click on the Stark County News Playcast icon on the left.
The Rebels have now won 17 of the 21 meetings with Princeville including the last 5.
The Rebels have now finished the regular season 9 - 0 three times. The Rebels also accomplished this feat in 2003 and 2010.
Thanks to 95.5 GLO for broadcasting tonight's game and a big thanks to Doc Watson and former Peoria Pirates Head Coach Bruce Cowdrey who handled the play-by-play. Thanks again all!!!
The Freshmen shut-out Princeville 24 - 0 Wednesday night (Oct. 22) to go to 2 - 3 on the season.
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WKEI COACHES CORNER SHOW
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LTC SCORES AND STANDINGS
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