Skyview Edges Heritage 28-21 In OT
Written by Bryan Levesque on September 18, 2010
The Skyview Storm (2-1) entered Friday night’s league opener vs Heritage (0-3) as a heavy favorite, but needed overtime to defeat the winless Timberwolves 28-21.
Skyview DB Ellis Henderson ran back a punt 53 yards for a touch down in the first quarter, giving Skyview an early 13-0 lead. Heritage would not go away however and took a 14-13 lead in the forth quarter when Heritage QB Riley O’Dell hit Michael Rivers from 5 yards out.
The last 3 minutes of the forth quarter keep fans on their feet. Skyview WR Reiley Henderson scored from 66 yards out on a pass from QB Kody Watts to take a 21-14 lead. 2 plays later, Heritage QB Riley O’Dell hit Ben Lyons who went 80 yards for the game tying score.
In overtime, Skyview RB Parker Henry scored on the Storms first play, going 25 yards untouched, to take a 28-21 lead. Storm DB Mo Morrison picked off O’Dell on Heritage’s first snap for the Skyview win.
Skyview improves to 2-1 and 1-0 in league play on the season with the win, and will travel to Camas (3-0) next Friday, 7:00 p.m. at Doc Harris Stadium. Heritage drops to 0-3 and 0-1 in league play on the season with the loss. Heritage will host Mountain View in a non-league game Friday night, 8:00 p.m. at McKenzie Stadium.
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Skyview photographer Dave Scott’s game pictures