|Written by George Werner|
|Wednesday, 02 July 2014 17:49|
When the going gets tough in football, often the hardest truth behind the winners is simple superiority in numbers.
“The last game ran dark,” said MUHS defensive coordinator Neil Dixon, the only full-time assistant coach in attendance. “We were even with Bradshaw, but we had to call it. We pretty much won everything we played.”
In the absence of head coach Bob Young, assistant coach Rick Walsworth and junior No. 1 quarterback Jordan Upham, the Marauders showed they could still handle their Division III, Section 4 counterparts Coconino and Flagstaff — at least for 25-minute games on a 40-yard field.
“We played a lot of young players because we had an awful lot of people gone,” Dixon said. “Everyone had a chance to play everyone.”
For the full story, please see the Wednesday, July 2, issue of the Cottonwood Journal Extra.
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