Sunday, November 14, 2010

2010 Football Game 11 - Burlington-Edison 44, Sequim 13

PREP FOOTBALL: Burlington-Edison runs over Sequim 44-13

(Poulsbo) -- Sequim's football season came to an end Saturday night at North Kitsap Stadium as the Burlington-Edison Tigers rolled into the state 2A quarterfinals with a 44-13 victory over the Wolves.
The Tigers (8-3) will match up next week with the Tumwater Thunderbirds, a 21-10 winner over Lynden.
Sequim (9-2) scored first on a 6-yard Drew Rickerson pass to Michael Ballard, but Burlington-Edison answered with a 27-yard touchdown sweep by Cody Larson, leading 7-6 at the first quarter break.
The Tigers scored 10 points in the final 2:13 of the first half; a 9-yard Dylan Boe pass to tight end Jacob Schifferl and a booming 34-yard field goal by Hunter Torset, giving B-E a 17-6 halftime advantage.
The visitors dominated possession time in the third quarter as Sequim struggled to stop the Tigers running attack after the loss of four defensive starters to injury last week.
B-E increased its lead to 20-6 with 3:47 left in the third period on a 26-yard Torset field goal.
The Tigers blew things open on the first play of the final quarter on a 42-yard Boe TD pass to Jammarick Cavitt, making 27-6.
Sequim's Rickerson fumbled after a sack on the next scrimmage play and Burlington-Edison's Riley Seeger finished a 5-play drive with a 6-yard run to pay dirt as it went to 34-6.
The Wolves stayed poised and marched 75 yards in 6 plays with Rickerson taking it the final yard with 8:04 to go, cutting it to 34-13.
Kyle Reijm scored on a 5-yard run with 3:39 left and Torset hit his third field goal with :49 remaining to round out the scoring.

Sunday, November 7, 2010

2010 Football Game 10 - Sequim 42, Washington 22

Sequim 42, Washington 22

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(Poulsbo) -- Isaac Yamamoto rushed for 173 yards and 3 touchdowns as the Sequim Wolves advanced to the state football playoffs for the fifth consecutive year, beating the Washington Patriots 42-22 at North Kitsap Stadium.

The Wolves will play the Burlington Edison Tigers (7-3) next Saturday at 6 in Poulsbo. 

A steady, driving rain didn't stop Sequim from scoring three quick touchdowns over a minute and ten seconds of the first quarter.

Frank Catelli hit pay dirt on a two-yard run with 6:19 left in the opening stanza for a 7-0 Sequim lead.

On the next scrimmage play, Catelli made a leaping deflection of a Washington pass, picking the ball out of mid-air and lumbering 23 yards for a TD.  Catelli's 2-point run ade it 15-0.

Catelli left the game later in the half with a rib injury.

The flood of Sequim points continued when Preston McFarlen broke through the Washington line untouched and blocked a Patriot punt, recovering the pigskin at the 5 and racing in for the score, making it 22-0 with 4:09 left in the opening quarter.

Yamamoto scored his three touchdowns in the second quarter -- on runs of 9, 8 and 27 yards -- as the Wolves hit the board for 42 straight points.

Washington got its first touchdown with 2:07 left before intermission when George Bunn pulled in a 6-yard pass from Jordan Mezias.

Sequim led 42-8 at halftime.

Washington had two more second-half scores, a 26-yard run by Eli Weems with 1:58 left in the third quarter and a 2-yard run by Aaron Bedker with :43 seconds remaining.

Sequim's game with Burlington-Edison will be rematch of last year's 34-32 thriller that sent the Wolves to the quarterfinals.

Scoring by Quarters:

Was -  0  8  6  8  - 22
Seq - 22 20  0  0  - 42

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First Quarter:

Seq - Frank Catelli 2 run (Mitch Koonz kick) 6:19

Seq - Frank Catelli 23 interception return (Catelli run) 6:09

Seq - Preston McFarlen 5 yd punt block return (Koonz kick) 4:09

Second Quarter: 

Seq - Isaac Yamamoto 9 run (Rickerson run) 11:13

Seq - Isaac Yamamoto 8 run (kick failed) 8:03 

Seq - Isaac Yamamoto 27 run (kick failed) 5:23

Was - George Bunn 6 pass from Jordan Mezias 2:07

Third Quarter: 

Was - Eli Weems 26 run (run failed) 1:58

Fourth Quarter:

Was - Aaron Bedker 2 run (Yevchev pass from Mezia) :43