A Tale Of Two Halves


Craig Junior Varsity 49, Parker Junior Varsity 20, on Thursday, September 15, 2016, at Monterey Stadium

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The Viking Junior Varsity recovered an early Craig fumble on the 46 yard line and then drove for a TD on a 1 yard run to take an early lead of 6-0 at the 8:44 mark of the first quarter.

Craig responded with a 28 yard run with 5:22 left in the first quarter. The extra pont kick made it Craig 7, Parker 6. Early in the second quarter Craig scored again on a 2 yard run to lead 14-6.

With 4:24 remaining in the first half Viking QB John Bowers connected on a 20 yard pass play to Tremar Curry to close the score to 12-14. The 2 point run by Curry tied the game at 14-14. Craig mounted a late drive and with two seconds on the clock scored on a one yard run. The extra point kick gave Craig a 21-14 halftime lead.

Craig dominated in the second half scoring 28 unanswered points before a late Viking TD made the final score Craig 49, Parker 20.

The Parker JV's return to action on Thursday, September 22 at 5 PM when the host the Middleton Cardinals.