Spartans Beat Vikings

At Monterey Stadium

Madison Memorial 24, Parker 14, at Monterey Stadium on Friday, October 7, 2016


The visiting Spartans from Madison Memorial scored once in each quarter to defeat the Vikings 24-14. At the 5:35 mark of the first quarter Madison Memorial took advantage of a Parker turnover by executing a double pass play on a 1st and 10 from the Viking 24. The extra point was blocked leaving the first quarter score 6-0.

Memorial scored on another TD pass on a 4th and 2 from the Viking 12 yard line with 6:22 left in the first half. The PAT try for 2 points was intercepted. In the second quarter a holding penalty called back a Parker TD pass. Memorial held a 12-0 halftime lead.

In the third quarter Memorial scored on a short drive after a Parker turnover deep in their own territory. DJ Vance scored on a 6 yard run with 38 seconds left in the 3rd quarter as the Vikings closed to 18-6 with one quarter left.

Midway through the last quarter the Spartans scored again on a 20 yard pass to increase their lead to 24-6. With 2:01 left in the game Vance scored again on a 1 yard run. The 2 point try pass from Jordan Bailey to Mike Kettle was successful making the final score 24-14.

Left: Alonzo Velazquez kicks off to start the game. Right: Preston Govan [hidden] on a tackle as Brody Lippens [10] and Brandon Leeder [20] pursure.

Above: DyVonne Thornton returning a kickoff with blocks by Sandy Toyer [30], Preston Govan [42], and Eric Schumacher[25].

Right: Juan Harris on a tackle for a loss.

Frank Deaton [31] on a first quarter stop

DyVonne Thronton [1] and Anthony Aegerter [33]

Above left: Punter Anthony Vargas [48].

Above right: Brandon Leeder [20] and Juan Harris [76] pressure Madison Memorial QB Michael Toman.

Left: DyVonne Thornton.

Above: Sam Garvoille prepares to tackle Jake Ferguson after a pass reception.

Left: Ed Jacobson [39] and Preston Govan on a tackle.

Right: Sandy Toyer [30] on a kickoff return in the 2nd quarter.

Above: Ed Jacobson [39] and Preston Govan on a stop.

Left: Kyle Fuller [19] tackles Spartan RB Arindas Vasser [21].

Right: Viking QB Jordan Bailey sets up to pass.

DB Jadyn Ellis tipped a Memorial pass, then controlled the ball for an interception

Ed Jacobson on a 3rd quarter carry

Left: Ed Jacobson [39], Eric Schumacher [25] on a tackle as Preston Govan [42] and Anthony Vargas pursue.

Right: Ed Jacobson [39] on a 3rd quarter tackle.

Juan Harris [76] and Ed Jacobson [39] blocking

Zach Christianson [73] seals a Spartan defender to give DJ Vance running room

Juan Harris pulling and leading DJ Vance [23] on a run play.

Left: Jadyn Ellis [6] on a long run after a pass reception to help set up the Vikings second TD.

Right: Receiver Tremar Curry [88]

Above L-R: Frank Deaton [31], Eric Schumacher [25], and Juan Harris [76].

Mylik Williams blocking for Viking QB Jordan Bailey

Kyle Fuller [19], Eric Schumacher [25], and Anthony Vargas [48] pursue as Brody Lippens [10] and Sandy Toyer [30] tackle a Spartan receiver

The team thanks the adult and student fans, the spirit groups, and the band for their great support this season

The Parker band above at halftime and a few of their members below. Band Director John Biester had a busy week. After Parker's game against Beloit last Friday he had a short night as he left for Ann Arbor, Michigan at 3:30 AM on Saturday morning to be at the Badger game against Michigan. Biester is the Badger Band Announcer. The Badger band performed at the Michigan game last Saturday.