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October 12, 2013

Prep football: Panthers squander 23-point lead

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Meanwhile, the Comets broke off five such plays in the final two quarters. All five either went for or set up touchdowns, allowing Newman to clinch at least a share of the Three Rivers' North Division title while denying E-P's effort to seal its second straight playoff berth.

The Panthers will have to wait until at least next week's game against Morrison to seal a playoff bid, which was where coach Chuck Milem and the Panthers chose to focus.

“We're 5-2, and I'm not complaining at all,” Chandler said. “This one hurts, but we're still exactly where we need to be.”

STERLING NEWMAN 54, ERIE/PROPHETSTOWN 38

Sterling Newman 7 14 14 19 — 54

Erie/Prophetstown 14 16 8 0 — 38

EP — Nick Williams 68 run (kick failed) 9:26

N — Jake Snow 1 run (Brandon Ahlgrim kick), 3:57

EP — Jordan Chandler 70 run (Williams run), 2:27

EP — Chris Bauer 2 run (Chandler run), 6:54

EP — Chandler 18 run (Ethan Howard run), 3:25

N — Snow 17 run (run failed), 1:46

N — Dillan Heffelfinger 29 interception return (Bryce Ivey pass from A.J. Sharp), 1:28

N — Snow 55 run (Ahlgrim kick), 11:10

EP — Chandler 64 run (Chandler run), 9:44

N — Brady Rude 3 run (Ahlgrim kick), 5:11

N — Snow 2 run (kick blocked), 11:24

N — Trevor Bolin 25 interception return (Ahlgrim kick), 9:49

N — Rude 74 run (kick blocked), 2:05

RUSING: Sterling Newman (Jake Snow 16-180, Brady Rude 5-97, Elliot Jensen 10-90, Brandon Ahlgrim 1-13, A.J. Sharp 1-(-7)); Erie/Prophetstown (Nick Williams 37-242, Jordan Chandler 7-158, Ethan Howard 12-70, Chris Bauer 6-56).

PASSING: Sterling Newman (A.J. Sharp 2-5-66-0-0); Erie/Prophetstown (Ethan Howard 1-4-3-0-2).

RECEIVING: Sterling Newman (Shayne Allen 1-53, Bryce Ivey 1-13); Erie/Prophetstown (Nick Williams 1-3).

 

 

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