Game Recap – Hockinson 14 Washougal 7 OT
Written by Bryan Levesque on October 29, 2011
After three quarters of scoreless football things finally got exciting at Nautilus Field in the forth. Washougal RB Sam O’Hara scored on a 9 yard run to break the scoreless tie. Hockinson had an answer though as Hawks RB Josiah Niemela ran in a 15 yard touchdown to tie the game back up. They went to overtime tied at 7 when Hockinson struck first on their drive as QB Jess Krahn hit WR Beau Sparks from 20 yards out to take the 14-7 lead. Hockinson wrapped up the victory when Sparks picked off Washougal QB Culton Sullivan on the Panthers drive. Niemela ran for 94 yards on 17 carries in the win. Washougal ran for 158 yards in the loss, led by O’Hara’s 56 yards on 19 carries.
Hockinson improves their record to 7-2 on the season and 4-0 in league play with the win. Hockinson wins the 2A GSHL Title ought right with the win. The Hawks will host W.F. West (7-2) Friday at District Stadium, 7:00 p.m. in the preliminary round of the WIAA State Playoffs. Washougal falls to 6-3 on the season and 1-3 in league play with the loss. The Panthers season is over.
Bryan – Hockinson √
Mike – Hockinson √
Cody – Hockinson √
Josh – Hockinson √
wsumj – Hockinson √
Coin flip - Hockinson √