Teams compete in Pop Warner
Special to The R-C
Douglas Pop Warner football battled weather elements in preparation for two home games at Stodick Park last Friday and two away games against the Carson Senators and the Reno Grizzlies.
The Douglas Pee Wees were 33-0 victors at home against the Sparks Ducks. Coach Darren Daniels said: “We were able to accomplish almost all of our offensive and defensive goals and I am pleased with the entire team’s performance.”
The Junior Pee Wees returned home with a 36-6 victory at Galena High School against the Reno Grizzlies. Coach Shane Thomas said: “Galena is a class act and played with a lot of pride.”
The Douglas Unlimited lost 13-12 against the Carson Senators in Carson City. Coach Mike Dillon said: “Kids played tough and fought the whole game.”
The Tiny Mites played the Sparks Wolf Pack in their first home game. Coach Jake Fair had the following to say: “The Wolf Pack was overwhelmed by outstanding line play on both sides of the ball.”
The Mitey Mites had a bye this week and are preparing for their next game in which they will travel to Truckee to play against the Truckee Wolverines.