WMFD TV

Search Archive WMFD.com News

www.wmfd.com - North All-Stars hold off Second half South comeback. }}" />

   
 
 
North Stops South In All-Star Football

Story By: Jeff Alan

 

 

 
 
 
  Email Story to Friend
   
  Original Published: 6/16/2014

Despite a strong second half comeback, the North was able to hang on and beat the South 24-20 in the 29th annual North Central Ohio Football Coaches Association All-Star Game played at Lexington on Saturday evening.

The North All-Stars would score the first 17 points of the game beginning with a 32 yard field goal by Zach Giles at the 5:04 mark of the first period to grab a 3-0 lead. In the second quarter the North would put up the games first touchdown with 8:23 remaining when quaterback Lukas Ousley found Colton Webb with a 15 yard scoring pass that made it 10-0 after the point after. The North would score again just before the half when quarterback Tylor Pritchard found Max Stringer with a 19 yard scoring pass that pushed the lead to 17-0 at the break.

The South would get on the board in the third quarter when quarterback Tyler Boatwright hooked up with Alex Armistad on a 60 yard catch and run for six which cut the North lead to 17-7 after the conversion. But the North would come right back with a touchdown with 1:23 remaining in the third quarter when Pritchard ran the ball in from a yard out. The point after was good and it was 24-7 North.

But the South squad would cut the lead to 24-14 with 3:11 remaining in the game when quarterback Jalen Reese found Cameron Mack for a five yard touchdown pass. The South would score the games final touchdown with 2:43 remaining when QB Nate Klingenberger found Josh Plieninger for a 44 yard touchdown, the point after was missed putting the score at 24-20, which would wind up being the final score.

Eight awards were given out after the game. Offensive MVP: Tylor Pritchard North QB (Upper Sandusky). Defensive MVP: Travon Harris (Mansfield Senior). Outstanding Offensive Back: Max Stringer (Ashland). Outstanding Offensive Lineman: Kendall Kuhn (Lexington). Outstanding Defensive Back: Jordan Johnson (Norwalk). outstanding Defensive Lineman: Ty Green (Ashland). Outstanding Special Teams Player: Zach Giles (Crestview). Chris Spielman Award: Nick Adams (Colonel Crawford).

   
  MORE RECENT NEWS
 
Image1 An assisted living center in Ontario is set to undergo a $2-million expansion and renovation project. Full Story
Image1 City of Ontario and Ontario Schools lease land to be used for dog park. Full Story
 
Image1 Local women had the chance to enjoy a fun night tailored just for them, thanks to OhioHealth MedCentral. Full Story
Image1 A man accused of a violent home invasion is behind bars. Full Story
  MORE NEWS
 

Home invasion suspect arrested

Free confronting bullying workshop offered for teachers

Democratic Attorney General Candidate Visits Mansfield

OhioHEalth MedCentral Expansion Helps Benefit Local Economy

OSU-Mansfield/NC-State Release Survey Results

Richland County Transit Hosts Transportation Summit

United Way Of Ashland County Kicks-off 2015 Campaign

Trial date set for man accused of killing his ex-girlfriend

More News