Fourth-quarter letdown proves to be Raiders undoing loss to Scots
Date: Thursday, October 06, 2011
By Shiela K. Haynes
The Raiders look to regroup quickly after suffering a 58-30 Friday defeat at Highland Park, a score that in no way represents the intense battle that took place at Highlander Stadium.
After matching the Scots score for score through three quarters, things came undone for the Raiders in the fourth period.
Head coach Joe Lepsis said, “We played toe-to-toe with them for three quarters. It’s sad — we go into the fourth quarter with every kid and coach thinking we’re going to win this game.”
Wylie East has a short preparation for Thursday’s game against J.J. Pearce. Kickoff is at 7 p.m. at Eagle-Mustang Stadium. (Preview, page 6B)
For the rest of this story, pick up a copy of the Oct. 5 Wylie News.
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