Saint Mary’s ends football season in dramatic fashion on the road


The Saint Mary’s Tigers have struggled this season. They had commanding victories over a couple of teams but just couldn’t seem to win the close one. The games that went to the wire or overtime eluded victory for the Tigers. Injuries also had an impact on the productivity of the squad and many underclassmen had to step up and fill important positions. The last game of the season had the Tigers traveling to Block to play a Bear team that has had its own tough season.

The Bears have their old head coach back but have not found their old winning ways yet. Saint Mary’s was coming off a stinging loss at home against Montgomery and the Bears’ made easy work of beating the Northwood Gators.

Could the Bears keep the momentum of a victory going for senior night? Saint Mary’s received the opening kick and started play near the 50-yard line. Four pl

ays later and Saint Mary’s was in the end-zone with a running touchdown. Andrew Godfrey fakes the hand-off and goes off the left side…

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