A Tale Of Two Halves

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


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.