Freshmen win final game of the season
The Siloam Springs ninth-grade football team wrapped up its 2017 season Thursday with a 22-14 win over Springdale George at Panther Stadium.
The Panthers ended the season with a 3-7 record.
The Panthers took a 1514 lead at halftime after first-half touchdown runs by Colin Evers and Camden Collins. Keondre Westbrook added a 28-yard field goal before halftime to give the Panthers the one-point edge.
Evers added an eightyard touchdown run in the fourth quarter.
The Panthers’ defense also forced a pair of turnovers. Elijah Coffey forced a fumble, which was recovered by Brayden Shirley. A Collins interception in the fourth quarter sealed the victory.