The Golden Eagles hosted the second round 5A Playoff game against Springville on Friday October 30.
This was the Golden Eagles second meeting with the Region 8 Rival. The Golden Eagles offense scored quickly with a TD pass from Tyler Nelson to receiver Johnny Kearl and then Trevin Hubbard had a pick 6 to keep the Golden Eagles moving. Tyler Nelson found Kyson Hall in the second quarter in the endzone for another Golden Eagle Score. The offense was unable to put any more points on the board but Seth Krommenhoek scored two Field Goals as well as being 3-3 in PATs. The Golden Eagles were unable to score any more points in the second half. The Eagles had 303 Yards of Offense with 148 of those passing. Thomas Weight had 10 carries for 105 yards, Tyler Nelson had 9 carries for 46 yards. Brian Bess had 3 receptions for 68 yards, Aeden Seiuli had 4 receptions for 37 yards and Kyson hall had 3 receptions for 36 yards.
The Defense allowed 266 yards and had 2 interceptions and one fumble recovery. Derek Blanthorn had 7 tackles. Besides his pick-six, Trevin Hubbard had 4 tackles and two sacks. The rest of the defense was spread around. Aeden Seiuli, Andrew Jensen, Cam Simons, and Cole McAllister had 4 tackles each.
With this win the Golden Eagles advance to the Quarterfinals and will host the Alta Hawks on Friday November 6 at 4:00p at MMHS.