Gridders fall to Stayton
October 23, 2019
Sweet Home’s 14-8 loss at Stayton leaves the Huskies in a bad spot in the scramble for state playoff berths from the 4A Special District 3, the Oregon West Conference teams.
On a rainy night Sweet Home had trouble with timing and footing, Coach Dustin Nichol said.
The Eagles scored on their first drive, marching down the field in six plays to take a 7-0 lead, then repeating it on their third possession to lead 14-0.
“They had offense in the first six minutes of the game,” Nichol said. “After that it was a defensive battle.”
Neither team scored in the second or third quarters....