MIAA Football Week #8 Wrap-Up

MIAA Football Week #8 Wrap-Up

Team

Opponents/Results

Adrian

3-4, 2-1

Oct. 21  |  at Kalamazoo  |  W, 36-22  |  Recap  |  Box Score

Albion

2-5, 1-3

Oct. 21  |  Alma  |  W, 31-28  |  Recap  |  Box Score

Alma

4-3, 1-2

Oct. 21  |  at Albion  |  L, 31-28  |  Recap  |  Box Score

Hope

5-2, 3-1

Oct. 21  |  at Trine  |  L, 50-14  |  Recap  |  Box Score

Kalamazoo

0-7, 0-4

Oct. 21  |  Adrian  |  L, 36-22  |  Recap  |  Box Score

Olivet

4-3, 2-1

Oct. 21  |  at Benedictine  |  L, 43-37  |  Recap  |  Box Score

RV Trine

7-0, 3-0

Oct. 21  |  Hope  |  W, 50-14  |  Recap  |  Box Score

• Adrian outlasted Kalamazoo Oct. 21 with a 36-22 win on the road, bolstered by a 15-6 fourth-quarter effort. The Bulldogs overcame five turnovers with 578 yards of total offense; Emmanuel Stewart (Jr., RB, St. Petersburg, Fla.) churned out 228 yards on the ground with three touchdowns.

• Albion earned their first MIAA win of the season by surpassing Alma Oct. 21, 31-28. Kyle Thomas (Fr., QB, Wixom, Mich.) plunged for a one-yard touchdown with less than one minute left in the contest for the game's decisive points. Thomas finished with two touchdowns on the ground while adding 305 yards passing with two touchdowns.

• In a battle of MIAA unbeatens, Trine jumped out to a 20-0 lead and never looked back in their 50-14 home victory against Hope Oct. 21. Evan Wyse (Sr., QB, Archibold, Ohio) passed for three touchdowns on five pass completions while adding a rushing touchdown of his own. Defensively, the Thunder gathered three fumble recoveries in holding Hope to 86 yards rushing.

• Earning MIAA Athlete of the Week honors for Oct. 23 were:

  - Defense: Simeon Washington, Trine

  - Offense: Kyle Thomas, Albion

  - Special: Ryan Hibbets, Trine

 

• Trine (7-0) received votes in the Oct. 14 release of the D3football.com national rankings.

 

School

MIAA

Overall

Trine 3-0 7-0
Hope 3-1 5-2
Olivet 2-1 4-3
Adrian 2-1 3-4
Alma 1-2 4-3
Albion 1-3 2-5
Kalamazoo 0-4 0-7