(December 6th, 2014): When the Bomber boys saw Pettisville on the schedule early into the season, they knew that they would face a massive challenge right away. They may not have realized just how massive at the time, however.
The Blackbirds left no doubt as to who deserved to win the game, taking down Edon 69-14.
The boys from Pettisville didn’t give up a single point in the first period, producing 21 of their own within the same time frame. They added another 22 points in the second period, allowing the Bombers just 4 points. This gave the Blackbird boys a 43-4 advantage midway through the contest.
Tempering their scoring efforts in the second half, Pettisville put up 12 points in the third quarter. Edon doubled their score during that span, scoring another 4 points. The Blackbirds scored 14 more points in the game’s final stanza, while Edon had their best scoring output with 6 points.
Three players scored in double figures for the Blackbirds. Yoder led the team with a 12 point evening. Horning contributed 10 points to the victory. Another 10 points by Grieser added to the Pettisville cushion.