West 39, Eagle River 13


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Eagle River's Javon Cross gets away from the West defense for a gain during the Wolves' 39-13 loss to the Eagles on Friday, Sept. 9 at Anchorage Football Stadium.

Star photo by Matt Tunseth

West handed Eagle River its 12th consecutive defeat with a 39-13 Cook Inlet Conference rout at Anchorage Football Stadium on Friday, Sept. 9.
The Eagles used two touchdowns in the final 3:40 of the first half to take control of what had been a close game.

The loss dropped the Wolves to 0-4 in the CIC and 0-5 overall.
Conor Feckley threw five touchdown passes for the Eagles (2-2 CIC, 3-2 overall), who outgained Eagle River 406-243.
West opened the scoring with a play that would become familiar as the game wore on, a pass from Feckley to Lamarr Brown. Brown caught six passes for 198 yards in the game, including four touchdowns.
Eagle River quarterback Peter Kott hit Javon Cross for a 19-yard touchdown pass that made it 7-6 with 4:30 left in the second quarter.
But West got a pair of Feckley touchdown passes — a 7-yarder to Brown and a 24-yarder to Marcel Dion — to make it 20-6 at the half.
Brown caught two more touchdowns in the second half as West pushed its lead to 33-6.
Kott’s 6-yard touchdown run cut the lead to 33-14, but D.J. Williams returned the ensuing kickoff 85 yards for a score to provide the final margin of victory.
Kott led Eagle River with 68 yards rushing on 15 carries. The sophomore also threw for 118 yards but was picked off three times.
Cross finished with three catches for 37 yards and a score, Danton Evilsizer caught four passes for 26 yards and Kelechi Madubuko caught two passes for 21 yards. J’Vonte Dunn (27 yards) and Ed Hall (7 yards) caught one pass each.
Eagle River plays East (2-2 CIC, 3-2 overall) Saturday, Sept. 17 at 2 p.m. at Eagle River. The T-Birds handed Dimond a 25-12 loss on Friday.

EAGLES 39, WOLVES 13
Friday, Sept. 9
Anchorage Football Stadium

West 0 20 19 0 — 39
ER 0 6 7 0 — 13

2nd Quarter
West — Brown 51 pass from Feckley (Troxel kick), 10:19
ER — Cross 19 pass from Kott (kick blocked), 4:30
West — Brown 7 pass from Feckley (run failed), 3:40
West — Dion 24 pass from Feckley (Troxel kick), 0:54

3rd Quarter
West — Brown 73 pass from Feckley (pass failed), 7:24
West — Brown 25 pass from Feckley (Troxel kick), 6:15
ER — Kott 6 run (Oberlander kick), 2:09
West — Williams 85 kickoff return (kick failed), 1:55

ER West
First downs 15 12
Rushes-yds 34-125 24-124
Comp-att-int 9-20-4 12-22-1
Passing yards 118 282
Fumbles-lost 0-0 0-0
Penalties-yds 6-45 14-95
Punts-avg. 4-37.0 3-27.0
Return yards 37 216

Individual statistics
Rushing — ER: Vanderlooven 6-8, Kott 15-68, Evilsizer 6-15, Hall 2-13, K. Madubuko 2-13, Reinbold 1-5, Gonzalez 1-3, White 1-0; West: Sailele 10-96, Feckley 5-10, Williams 1-(-4), Holtman 2-2, Tuaato 3-8, Tom 3-12.
Passing — ER: Kott 9-19-3 — 118, K. Madubuko 0-1-1 — 0; West: Feckley 12-20-1 — 282, Bozzini 0-2-0 — 0.
Receiving — ER: Evilsizer 4-26, Cross 3-37, K. Madubuko 2-21, Dunn 1-27, Hall 1-7; West: Brown 6-198, Dion 4-69, Lawrence 2-15.
 

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