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Saturday Replay: Waukee vs. Valley

The 2013 edition of Football Friday Night kicked off with a matchup of old neighbors in a new rivalry, as the Valley Tigers welcomed the Waukee Warriors to town. It didn't take long for the home team to get on the board after receiving the opening kickoff...

Both teams traded three and outs before Tyus Mason made his presence felt...

The Warriors broke the scoring seal for their season in short time...

...and used the golden toe of Bruns to cut the halftime deficit to 14-10.

After a scoreless third quarter that saw Valley cough up the ball on three straight possessions, Waukee finally cashed in on the opportunity to start the 4th...

Gary Swenson put in backup QB Connor LeGrone on the next possession, who drove the Tigers to within the Waukee 20. But the Warriors held the line, and Valley had to settle for three...

The Valley defense did their job and forced a Waukee punt, setting up some final fireworks from the Incredible Mr. Mason...

But the PAT failed, giving Waukee an opening to sneak out a win. But before they could try to extra point, they had to get to the end zone...

Valley took over on downs, took the knee, and took the win in the battle for West Des Moines. The final score: Valley 23, Waukee 17

 

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