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Tigers Top Titans In Senior Night At Bryant Field

The Princeton Tigers used another strong rushing game from Ronde Worrels to win their regular season home finale in a 42-13 win over Monmouth-Roseville at Bryant Field.  The junior back had scoring runs of 18 and 66 yards in staking the Tigers to a 14-0 lead after one quarter.  Worrels' 5 yard run stretched the lead to 21-0 in the second quarter.  The Titans got on the scoreboard on Colton Russell's 21 yard TD run in the second quarter.  Worrels' scored again with just 6 seconds left before halftime on a 1 yard run.  Wyatt Davis and Max Taylor each had an interception to lead the Tigers defense in the first half as they went into the locker room up 28-7.  Princeton QB Tyler Gibson tossed a 12 yard scoring pass to Wyatt Davis to push the lead to 35-7 in the third quarter.  Later in the quarter, Gibson connected with Davis again on a 47 yard TD strike to make it 42-7.  The Titans' Rashaun King scored on a QB keeper to cut the Tigers lead to 42-13 midway through the fourth quarter.  Neither team would score the rest of the way.  Worrels led the Tiger attack with 12 carries for 126 yards and 4 touchdowns.  Tyler Gibson was 10 of 14 passing for 208 yards and 2 TDs.  Wyatt Davis caught both of those scores and finished with 6 receptions for 120 yards while Noah Atkinson added 88 yards receiving on 4 catches.  Junior kicker Jaimie Reinhardt made all 6 of his PAT kicks for the Tigers.  Princeton improved to 7-1 while Monmouth-Roseville dropped to 3-5.  The Tigers are 5-0 in confrence play and are on the road for their regular season finale at Erie-Prophetstown.  Norm Vandermoon and Curtis Odell will have the broadcast on WZOE-AM 1490 and streaming live at princetonnewsnow.com and the princetonnewsnow.com WZOE Facebook page.

 

Here are the Tigers scoring plays...

 

Following the game PHS junior back Ronde Worrels visited with the Norm and Curtis...