Monarchs stop I-EC gridders in play-off clash
November 4, 2020
You just knew that Ipswich/Edmunds Central and Warner would battle down to the wire in a Class 9A second-round high school football play-off game in Warner last Thursday. And they would do exactly as predicted with Warner escaping with a 20-14 win!
In a game of this magnitude turnovers often play a role in the eventual outcome and that was true in that game. And there were some impressive fourth-down defensive stands by both teams. As well as some costly penalties at inopportune times! For instance, trailing 14-12, the hosts fumbled at their own 35. But their defense forced a Tiger punt,...