Sub-varsity Football: Tidehaven 8th graders finish unbeaten

 

The Tidehaven Tiger eighth grade football team closed out an undefeated season with a 47-6 win over Bloomington.  

The Tigers scored three touchdowns in the first quarter: running back Joseph Dodds had a 45-yard touchdown run; running back/wide receiver Tristan Delaigle had a 70-yard touchdown run and wide receiver Connor Claxton scored on a 50 yard touchdown run. In the second quarter, Delaigle broke free on a 70-yard kickoff return for a touchdown and Dodds tacked on a 20-yard touchdown run.  At the half the Tigers were up 33-6.  

Tidehaven scored once in the third and fourth quarters on runs from Delaigle (one-yard run) and running Derek Massey (one yard).  Kicker Alexis Cisneros made 5-of-7 extra points and had three touchbacks on his kickoffs. Linebackers Mathew Rush and Reid Jurek led the Tidehaven defense. Recovering fumbles were linebacker Ricky Rubio and defensive end Victor Torres.  

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