OLIVET, MI (WILX) -- On Thursday, the Pewamo-Westphalia Pirates faced off against the Reading Rangers at Olivet College.
Late in the third quarter--Reading was down 14-0 trying to build some momentum. They go for it on the fourth and six. Hunter Midtgard picks up the first down for the Rangers but the hope wouldn't last for long.
The Pirates kicked away, booming punt caused problems for Midtgard. He muffed it allowing the Pirates to recover.
In the fourth quarter, the Pirates went for the knockout punch. Jacob Thelen comes up short, but pass interference extends the drive, Pirates were up 14.
In the same drive, quarterback Ethan Thelen pitches to Tanner Wirth, he rumbled into the end-zone.
The Pirates missed a field goal but get it back right away as Reading quarterback Porter Mauk throws it into the hand of a Pirate.
The Pirates were victorious, winning 14-0, making them 1-0 on the year.
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