The Good Game

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The Good Game

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Last week the Elsinore Tigers welcomed the Banning Pilots to the field. Banning took the lead during first quarter leaving the score 0-7. During 2nd quarter, #2 Timothy Goodman scored the 61 yard touchdown, but the Pilots were still in the lead by second quarter leaving the score at 35-30. During half time, Varsity player Sam Segura-Veliz was announced as the 2019 homecoming queen.

As soon as the game resumed, both teams were putting on a good a fight. The Tigers were down by 2 points, leaving them enough time to get the win during 4th quarter. By 4th quarter, the Tigers scored a rushing touchdown leaving them in the lead 39-35, then 41-35 when #37 Gemini Batimana rushed for the 2 point conversion. The pilots were still fighting hard with 5 minutes left in the quarter.

The Pilots score a touchdown with a good field goal, and now the Pilots are in the lead 41-42. The Tigers did not give up and put up a good fight until the very end. With less than 5 seconds left in the game, #86 Michael Sandoval scored the winning field goal, leaving the score 44-42.  Both teams played well and gave it all they had.