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“Senior ” Eagles Drop Tough One to Geneseo


Geneseo 20 Wayland 6

Coach Keith Barnard’s Wayland “Senior” Eagles hung tough at Victory Park with a strong Geneseo team, but fell in C.Y.F.L. play by a score of 20-6 on Sunday (Sept. 27). Coach Barnard stated, “these kids are working very hard & have a great heart for the game. We’re improving every week, & we’re very proud of their efforts. ”

Geneseo gradually pulled out to a 14-0 lead in the game by halftime. The 2nd half was an all-out battle by both teams as each would manage to score only once. Inside the numbers for the Eagles…Nick Belanger had a 60 yard touchdown run & rushed for 100 yards on 8 carries, he also recovered a fumble…..Collin Mehlenbacher had 40 yards on the ground & 9 tackles….Ben Teed also rushed for 40 yards & made a half dozen tackles. Wayland takes on Avon this Sunday Oct. 4th.