runner-up

after a wild ride through the regular season and into the playoffs…
my alma mater finally made too many mistakes to overcome against a very good opponent in the championship game…
three turnovers inside the opponents 10 yard line and too many untimely defensive "phantom" penalties was their undoing…
they fought hard despite the problems and hung close down to the last minutes….
but the final was to be

charleston 22
dierks 9

goo job boys and keep your heads up….
that was a senior laden team who was making their third straight trip to the championship game…
just remember the feelings you had of getting there…
then remember the feeling you had when walking off that field after losing…
do all you can over the summer to get back there next December and this time walk off with the trophy…

go outlaws!