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THE ILLINI GUY

BY JIM COTTER


MAXEYMUM SPORTS BLOG

BY DOUG MAXEY

LOCAL SPORTS

GCMS - FISHER - THE RIDGE SCHEDULES AT THE BOTTOM OF THIS PAGE

WEEK NINE FALCONS CLINCH PLAYOFF SPOT WITH TOUGH WIN OVER FISHER by Tom Benefiel (10-25-14)

The GCMS Falcons clinch a playoff spot with a win over the Bunnies in Fisher, 21-6.

The Falcons received touchdown runs of three yards by Key-shawn Girkin and 29-yards by Nick Meunier to take the win on the road. This is the 20th of 22 wins in football against the Bunnies.

Zach Johnson also caught a 29-yard touchdown pass from Keegan Allen for the Falcons (6-3, 5-2), who secured a playoff berth with the win.

Conrad Thomas cut into the GCMS 14-0 halftime lead with a four-yard touchdown run in the third quarter for the Bunnies (3-6, 2-6).

It seemed as if Fisher had a defensive stop sewn up, but a roughing the passer penalty against the Bunnies gave the Falcons a first down that ultimately lead to Johnson's touchdown grab.

The Falcon Fan of the Game was Mike Doman, while the Falcon Trivia winner was Lisa Heap.


 

 

1st 2nd 3rd 4th TOTAL
GCMS FALCONS 7 7 0 7 21
FISHER BUNNIES 0 0 6 0 6

STATISTICS RECORDED BY STEVE SALYARDS 


RUSHING ATT YDS AVG TD GCMS Falcons
         
         
         
         
         
         

TOTAL

       
RECEIVING # YDS AVG TD FIRST DOWNS - 

PENALTIES -  FOR   YARDS

         
         
         
         
         
TOTAL        
PASSING ATT COM YDS AVG % INT TD
               
TOTAL              

RUSHING ATT YDS AVG TD  
         
         
         
         

TOTAL

       
RECEIVING # YDS AVG TD FIRST DOWNS -

  PENALTIES -  FOR  YARDS

         
         
         
         
         
TOTAL        
PASSING ATT COM YDS AVG % INT TD
               
TOTAL              

RUSHING ATT YDS AVG TD
AUSTIN ALLEN 1 -1 -1.00 0
KEEGAN ALLEN 25 -13 -0.52 2
CONNOR BOWEN 3 11 3.66 0
TUCKER CRIBBETT 5 6 1.20 1
KEY-SHAWN GIRKIN 29 149 5.14 2
TYLER HINSHAW 55 247 4.49 3
DEVIN LIST 1 -5 -5.00 0
MITCH McNUTT 27 138 5.11 2
NICK MENUIER 59 457 7.75 6
NICK SCHULTZ 16 94 5.88 0
TRISTAN SMITH 10 42 4.20 1
BRENDAN WORKMAN 1 -7 -7.00 0

TOTAL

235 1221 5.20 17
RECEIVING # YDS AVG TD FIRST DOWNS - 86

PENALTIES - 52 FOR  448 YARDS

AUSTIN ALLEN 1 23 23.00 0
KEY-SHAWN GIRKIN 5 14 2.80 0
TYLER HINSHAW 15 256 17.07 2
ZACH JOHNSON 10 129 12.90 0
DEVIN LIST 1 14 14.00 0
NICK MENUIER 13 203 15.62 0
MITCH McNUTT 1 -3 -3.00 0
TJ ROESCH 2 27 13.50 0
TOTAL 48 662 13.79 2
PASSING ATT COM YDS AVG % INT TD
KEEGAN ALLEN 116 46 591 12.85 39.66 12 2
TYLER HINSHAW 4 2 65 32.50 50.00 0 0
TOTAL 120 48 662 13.79 40.00 12 2

 

9 GAMES

1st 2nd 3rd 4th TOTAL AVG
GCMS FALCONS 51 57 36 48 192 21.33
OPPONENT 47 59 27 27 166 18.44

DATE

OPPONENT

WHERE WE THEY W-L
8-29 LeROY PANTHERS H 10 18 L
9-5 TREMONT TURKS A 27 6 W
9-12 UNITY (TOLONO) ROCKETS A 8 48 L
9-19

FLANAGAN-CORNELL FALCONS

H 26 20 W
9-26 PAXTON-BUCKLEY-LODA PANTHERS A 22 16 W
10-3 RIDGEVIEW-BLUE RIDGE MUSTANGS H 30 0 L
10-10 HEYWORTH HORNETS H 46 0 W
10-17 FIELDCREST KNIGHTS A 2  52 L
10-24 FISHER BUNNIES A  21 6 W

LeROY TOO MUCH FOR DEPLEATED RIDGEVIEW - by Tom Benefiel (10-25-14)

Corbin Litherland rushed 11 times for 104 yards and one touchdown while Austin Starkey had two TDs as LeRoy (7-2, 5-2) topped visiting Ridgeview (0-9, 0-8).

LeRoy quarterback Bryce Dooley scored on a 36-yard run to open the scoring. He later added an 11-yard TD pass to Eli Kerns, who also scored on a 70-yard punt return.

Starkey scored on runs of 4 and 6 yards. Teammate Mason Beadles finished with five carries for 81 yards.

Ridgeview's Thomas Hardesty completed 10 of 20 passes for 98 yards. Teammate Zack Bottles rushed three times for 100 yards and scored on a 70-yard run in the first quarter.

This is the second winless season for the Mustangs as they are still looking for a win with there new co-op with Blue Ridge.


HEART OF ILLINOIS

GCMS 21, Fisher 6
LeRoy 46, Ridgeview 6
Deer Creek-Mackinaw 58, Lexington 13
El Paso-Gridley 55, Heyworth 28
Flanagan-Cornell-Woodland 28, Tremont 27
Fieldcrest 34, Eureka 14 - non-conference
Tri-Valley at Palestine - 1 P-M Saturday - non-conference

CORN BELT

Taylorville 28, Chillicothe IVC 0 - non-conference
St. Joseph-Ogden 34, Prairie Central 6 - non-conference
Mahomet-Seymour 31, Effingham 24 - OT - non-conference
Kankakee 66, Pontiac 20 - non-conference
Olympia 44, Rantoul 6

SANGAMON VALLEY

Paxton-Buckley-Loda 28, St. Thomas More 0
Iroquois West 52, Watseka 27
Dwight 29, Argenta-Oreana 9 - non-conference


DATE

OPPONENT

WHERE OPPONENT ENROLLMENT
8-29 LeROY PANTHERS H 223.00
9-5 TREMONT TURKS A 320.00
9-12 UNITY (TOLONO) A 488.00
9-19

FLANAGAN-CORNELL FALCONS

H 274.00
9-26 PAXTON-BUCKLEY-LODA PANTHERS A 449.00
10-3 RIDGEVIEW-BLUE RIDGE MUSTANGS H 407.00
10-10 HEYWORTH HORNETS H 288.00
10-17 FIELDCREST KNIGHTS A 353.00
10-25 FISHER BUNNIES A 177.00

DATE

OPPONENT

WHERE OPPONENT ENROLLMENT
8-29 RIDGEVIEW-BLUE RIDGE MUSTANGS A 407.00
9-5 LeROY PANTHERS H 223.00
9-12 FIELDCREST KNIGHTS A 353.00
9-19

HEYWORTH HORNETS

A 288.00
9-26 LEXINGTON MINUTEMEN H 145.00
10-3 TREMONT TURKS A 320.00
10-10 MENDON (UNITY) A 363.00
10-17 DEER CREEK-MACKINAW H 311.00
10-25 GCMS FALCONS H 315.00

DATE

OPPONENT

WHERE OPPONENT ENROLLMENT
8-29 FISHER BUNNIES H 177.00
9-5 SALT FORK STORM A 278.00
9-12 EL PASO-GRIDLEY TITANS H 395.00
9-19

TRI-VALLEY VIKINGS

A 330.00
9-26 FIELDCREST KNIGHTS H 330.00
10-3 GCMS FALCONS A 315.00
10-10 TREMONT TURKS H 320.00
10-17 LEXINGTON MINUTEMEN A 145.00
10-25 LeROY PANTHERS A 223.00
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