Roseville back Martell Turner scored on a 89 yard touchdown run on the first play of the game, but it would be Lakeview that would score the games next three touchdowns on their way to a 41-32 victory over the Panthers Friday Night.
Terrence Weathers of Roseville returned an interception for a touchdown that would cut the Lakeview lead to 21-20 just before halftime.
With Lakeview up 34-32 Rochon would score from 22 yards out to clinch the victory for the Huskies who now move on to play Port Huron Northern for the district championship at Northern next Friday night.
Lakeview Head Coach Pat Threet praised his teams effort and talked about how they had battled back all season long.” We were 3-3 and trailed in almost every game”said Threet
“I told our kids at the half we might be in a one point ball game, but we’ve been here all year so it’s nothing new , let’s go out and take care of business and they did” added Threet.
“Evan and Ivan are great competitors and give it all they have every week” I’m very proud of our entire team” concluded Threet.
“This team plays hard and when one guy goes down everybody steps up. Ivan got hurt, but our team rallied together and played very well tonight”said Rochon.