Grant Gridders Take Possession Of The Hammer
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The Grant Tigers improved their record to 4-2 with a 21-14 victory over Tri-County.
The Tigers scored on their opening drive, on a 33 yardrun by Casey Geers, to take a 7-0 lead. Tri County answered in the first quarter and the teams went to halftime tied 7-7. In the thirdquarter Geers scored on an 80 yard run to make it 14-7 Tigers. Tri County...
...tied the game in the 4th quarter. Your Grant Tigers took the lead on a 1 yard TD run by Jared Evans to make the final score 21-14. Angel Ochoa was 3 for 3 on extra points.
Once again the swarming Tiger defense played outstanding and limited Tri County to just 14 points. Senior Ian Francisco lead the team with 11 tackles and senior defensive backs Marco Alvarez and Danny Atwood secured the victory with interceptions at critical times in the 4th quarter.
This rain soaked Friday night was the Tigers Homecoming game and saw Senior WR/DB Marco Alvarez crowned as your homecoming "King". The win also gave our Tigers the honor of taking possession of “The Hammer". The Hammer is the new traveling trophy between the Tri County and Grant football teams.