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Mountain View topples South Forsyth

The War Eagles burst onto the field before kickoff with excitement about their upcoming game against Mountain View. Their excitement would soon turn to disappointment as they would go on to lose the game.

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The War Eagles burst onto the field before kickoff with excitement about their upcoming game against Mountain View. Their excitement would soon turn to disappointment as they would go on to lose the game.

Adithya Ramanujam, Editor-in-chief

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South Forsyth (9-2) lost to Mountain View (9-2) 13-31 in the first round of the state playoffs ending their title run.

The game started at South Forsyth High School at 7:30. South opened by scoring a 4 yard TD run by Jared Honey. Mountain View’s drive was assisted by two South penalties that allowed a 40-yard field goal by Carlos Ayala to make the score 7-3 for South. The Mountain View Bears scored again after a three-and-out by South on a 15 yard TD run giving them a three-point lead. South finished the half with another field goal to enter halftime with a score of 10-10.

The Bears opened the third quarter with a 6 yard TD run from sophomore running back Enoch Walters and South returned the scoring with a 21 yard FG from Alex Hardy. Scoring slowed down until 10:18 in the fourth quarter when Mountain View senior Blake Carroll intercepted a Cal Morris thrown ball 86 yards to put the Bears up 24-13. The Bears added another touchdown before time ran out to finish the game 31-13.

This victory marks the first playoff win for Mountain View. And they will face the Parkview Panthers this Friday in the next round of the 7-A playoffs.

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