Tigers Shutout Silverton Owls

First District Game Tigers Thump Owls, 48-0

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Friday, Oct. 23, the district season started for these two teams. The Tigers started their district off with a win, the Owls were not so lucky. Mason made some big plays in crucial times for us, Coach Larry Roskens said.

Friday, Oct. 23, the district season started for these two teams. The Tigers started their district off with a win, the Owls were not so lucky. “Mason made some big plays in crucial times for us,” Coach Larry Roskens said.

Friday, Oct. 23, the district season started for these two teams. The Tigers started their district off with a win, the Owls were not so lucky.

The Tigers ended the game early in the fourth quarter by the 45-point mercy rule. The home team started off slow, with only 8 points in both the first and second quarters. Yet, they picked it up with 16 point third and fourth quarters.

Senior Nate Roskens led the Tigers in rushing. He ran for 114 yards on 9 carries with one rushing and one passing touchdown. Mason Miller benefited from Roskens’ work, hauling in 3 catches for 55 yards and 2 touchdowns.

“Mason made some big plays in crucial times for us,” Coach Larry Roskens said.

This week, the Tigers will stay at home for their game against Hedley Owls. They will face the Owls Friday night, Oct. 30 at 7:30. Come and support your Tigers!