W.W. Tower Stays Unbeaten After Wild Victory Over Fitzgerald

( Matthew Bills scores one of six TD’s )

Warren Woods Tower Quarterback Matthew Bills ran up and down the field scoring six touchdowns as the Titans held off the Spartans 56-48.

Four of Bills TD’s came in the first half, but the Spartans behind quarterback Colton Haberek (who would score a touchdown of his own) and then throw a 61 yard TD pass to Philip Brown cut a 21-0 Tower lead to 21-16.  Bills then scored his fourth touchdown of the game putting the Titans up 28-16 at halftime. 

W.W.T. running back Henry Brown would start the second half scoring with a 69 yard burst for a touchdown putting the Titans up 35-16, but Fitzgerald would score the games next two touchdowns, one a three yard run by Jalen Crawford and another on a pass from Haberek to Matt Nesmitt cutting the lead to 35-32.

With Tower ahead 42-40 Bills would score his sixth touchdown of the game with a 94 yard scamper and the Titans were ahead 49-40.  Then Omari Embree scored for the Titans making it 56-40. 

( Omari Embree scores for W.W. T. )

The Spartans weren’t done Chris Keys would add a TD and two point conversion with five minutes left, but the rally would fall short as the Titans would hang on and beat Fitzgerald to stay unbeaten at 7-0. Fitz drops to 3-4. 
( Colton Haberek throws downfield )

( Dajun Jones of Fitz ) 

Titans Head Coach Al Gulick said “this was as wild and crazy as a game that I’ve been in as a coach”. 

Nobody could get a stop,I give Fitzgerald a lot of credit they always play us tough, it’s a big rivalry” added Gulick. 

( Warren Woods Tower Coach Al Gulick )

“Bills was under the weather with the flu, but the young man is sensational and played a great game” concluded Gulick. 

Spartan Head Coach Gary Skop could not agree more about the game stating “it was one heck of a battle and our kids should be proud at the way they hung in this game, they would not quit” concluded Skop. 

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