Columbia River Knocks Off Prairie 27-21 On The Road For Crucial League Win

Written by Bryan Levesque on October 9, 2010

Columbia River took a 21-0 2nd quarter lead at Prairie only to see the Falcons storm back and tie the game at 21 before the Chieftains won 27-26 in Battle Ground.

Four different Chieftain’s scored Friday night. Tylor Jaskierny’s 27 yard fumble return for a score in the first quarter got River rolling. QB Clayton Frank then ran in a score and hit Jordan Erdman from 17 yards out later in the half for the 21-0 lead.

The Falcons just could not catch a break in the first half, as Jesse Zalk had both a punt and kickoff that he returned 50+ yards for a score called back on penalties.

Zalk did run back a pick 49 yards for a score in the 3rd quarter to cut the River lead to 21-14, then tied the game at 21 with his 2 yard score in the 4th quarter.

Chieftain RB Remick Kawawaki, however, delivered the final blow with his 13 yard touchdown run.

With the win Columbia River improves to 4-2 on the season and 2-2  in league play. The Chieftains will host Fort Vancouver (2-4 0-3) next Friday at Chieftain Stadium 7:00 p.m. Prairie falls to 2-4 on the season and 1-3 in league play with the loss. The Falcons will travel to Hudson’s Bay (1-5 0-3) next Friday at Kiggins Bowl 5:00 p.m.

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FINAL
Team
1
2
3
4
Total
Columbia River Chieftains
14
7
0
6
27

Prairie Falcons
0
7
7
7
21

first quarter

CR—Tylor Jaskierny 27 fumble return (Ben Kraft kick)
CR—Clayton Frank 5 run (Kraft kick)

second quarter

CR—Jordan Erdman 17 from Frank (Kraft kick)
P—Colin Seitz 1 run (Max Reimer kick)

third quarter

P—Zalk 49 interception return (Reimer kick)

fourth quarter

P—Zalk 2 run (Reimer kick)
CR—Remick Kawawaki 13 run (kick failed)

Leaders

Rushing: Columbia River — Remick Kawawaki 26-150, Clayton Frank 17-68, Kevin Cotter 1-9. Prairie — Jode DeKlerk 10-33, Tyler Vea 5-6.

Passing: Columbia River — Clayton Frank 6-11-1-18; Prairie — Colin Seitz 16-27-1-157.

Receiving: Columbia River — Jordan Erdman 1-17, Kevin Cotter 1-4; Prairie — Ansel Cecil 3-48, Jesse Zalk 5-46, Tyler Vea 3-32, Jode DeKlerk 3-17, Avi Slifer 2-14.

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Comments

2 Responses to “Columbia River Knocks Off Prairie 27-21 On The Road For Crucial League Win”

  1. victory on October 9th, 2010 8:48 am

    Great Friday Night GSHL Football game. CR/Praire this is what it is about. Thank you both for the game.

  2. CRFan on October 9th, 2010 11:58 am

    It was a great game, could have went either way.

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