|Oologah's freshman jumped out to a quick 6 point lead when this back splitting the defenders and ran back the opening kickoff about 70 yards. There was no further scoring by either team until the 4th quarter.|
|Hayden West (#33) had a hard time getting a handle on the ensuing Oologah kickoff but finally managed to get out beyond the 25.|
|Rocky O'Rouke (#3), Justin Sutton (#54), and Tony Conner (#27) close in on this Oologah ball carrier.|
|Travis Hardison (#4) with a 2nd half pass completion from QB Nate Sinni.|
|Collinsville's 9th graders still trailed 0-6 in the 4th quarter but had Oologah deep in their own territory and Logan Sieminskie (#7) protecting the outside ... setting up the play below.|
|After intercepting a short Oologah pass Logan Sieminskie (#7) had just about 5 uncontested yards to cover to tie the score at 6-6 with 7:25 left in the game.|
|Mathew Blissit (#8) kicked the extra point to give Collinsville the lead at 7-6. Oologah followed with a touchdown drive that resulted in a 7-12 score with just 2:20 left in the game.|
|Collinsville was still in their own end of the field with about a minute left in the game when Hayden West (#33) hauled in a long Nate Sinni pass between two defenders and drug them to the Oologah 5 yard line.|
|QB Nate Sinni (#16) scored from about 3 yards out with only 6.2 seconds left in the freshman game for a come from behind 13-12 vistory for Collinsville.|
|Coach Tommy Redding's Report|
Jr. High Update
The Collinsville Cardinal Jr. High Football teams hosted the Oologah Mustangs Tuesday night at Sallee Field for a non-conference contest. The Mustangs galloped into town and after all the dust had cleared the Cardinals had roped and corralled the Mustangs and sent them back to Oologah in a slow walk.
The 7th grade Cardinals displayed total control the entire night. With an outstanding kicking game, dominate running game, precise passing attack and smash mouth defense the Cardinals were too much for the Mustangs. Cardinals win 22-6. No injuries were reported.
The 8th grade Cardinals gave the fans plenty of entertainment. With a crushing running attack, overpowering defense and outstanding kicking game the Cardinals broke the Mustangs will to play. Cardinals win 22-0. No injuries were reported.
In the 9th grade contest the Boys of Fall proved what Cardinal Football is all about. The slugfest was just that; a typical hard hitting, smash mouth affair. The Cardinals played every down with tenacity and with just 6 seconds left in the rivalry score to win 13-12. No injuries were reported.
The Cardinals next action will be on September 11 at Claremore for the first Metro Lakes Conference game of the season. The 6A opponent will be a tough battle; so we need the Cardinal Nation to come support our teams. Games begin at 5pm.