Bay City, Michigan 48706
Front Page Photo of the Day Subscribe About Us
Home Second Floor The Experts Events Podcasts Sports Community
Arts/Theater Business Schools Government Fireworks Local News History
Health/Fitness Fundraising KA$H FOR KARAOKE Politics
Issue 1440 February 26, 2012
(Prior Story) Sports Article 006863 (Next Story)

Sting Set CIFL Scoring Record With 91-18 Victory

(Special to MyBayCity by Anthony Moore)

March 25, 2012       Leave A Comment
By: MyBayCity Staff

Printer Friendly Story View

SAGINAW, MI -- The Saginaw Sting certainly kept the faith on Faith and Family Night with their 91-18 win over the Indianapolis Enforcers on Sunday. It was the second game of the season and the second win in a row for the hungry team. They also set a new CIFL record for most points scored in a game. Once again, the Sting got off to a lightning quick start which propelled them to an early lead of 14-6 at the end of the first quarter, and they never looked back.

The Sting defense was monstrous as they began the second quarter with a pick-6 from Andrew Deweerd, one of 4 interceptions on the day. They held the Enforcers' offense to only 18 points total by consistently getting stops and striking fear into the hearts of the opposing receivers. John Jacobs and Demarcus Copes both had 4 tackles, while Michael Carter and Vernon Burden contributed with a sack each. The Sting also had a fumble recovery for a touchdown.

The Force was strong with the Sting offensively, as they scored what seemed to be willingly throughout the game. QB Tommy Jones was on target all game with 190 yards passing, 5 touchdowns and no interceptions. Jones completed passes for touchdowns to 4 separate receivers. Charles Tarver caught two touchdowns, Zach Nichols, Andrew Beaver, and Keath Bartynski all added one of their own. The offensive line was able to protect their quarterback and not give up a single sack.

The Sting's special teams were extraordinary in the season's second game. Charles Tarver ran circles around the Enforcers as he returned both the final kickoff of the first half and the opening kickoff of the second half for touchdowns. The Sting's special teams were able to return 3 kicks for a total of 109 yards.

Although another hurdle has been jumped with this week's win, the Sting definitely realizes that the race to the finish is nowhere near complete.

The next stop on the road ahead is this Friday, March 30th at The Dow Event Center on Draper Auto Field against the Evansville Rage with a 6PM tailgate & 7:30PM kickoff. Tickets are still available at The Dow Box Office starting at only $10.

To hear audio of the record-setting performance courtesy of Michigan Regional Sports Network, click here: http://bit.ly/Sting0325Audio



Printer Friendly Story View
(Prior Story) Sports Article 006863 (Next Story)
Agree? or Disagree?


MyBayCity Staff

Articles written or accumulated by MyBayCity Staff

More from MyBayCity Staff

Send This Story to a Friend!       Letter to the editor       Link to this Story
Printer-Friendly Story View


--- Advertisments ---
     


0200 Nd: 08-28-2014 d 4 cpr 1





SPONSORED LINKS

LOCAL LINKS
(Ads not affiliated with Google)




Ads By MyBayCity.com
Guaranteed Credit Or
We'll Give You The Car!
http://www.carandcreditconnection.net/

Ads By MyBayCity.com
Recent Car Accident?
Don't wait till it's too late!
http://www.facebook.com/NeveauChiropractic?fref=ts

Ads By MyBayCity.com
Your Local Pharmacy
Layerers Pharmacy
John W. Muir - Pharmacist





Designed at OJ Advertising, Inc. (V3) (v3) Software by Mid-Michigan Computer Consultants
Bay City, Michigan USA
All Photographs and Content Copyright © 1998 - 2014 by OJA/MMCC. They may be used by permission only.
P3V3-0200 (1) 0   UserID:Default   Type:reader   PubID:mbC   NewspaperID:1440   pid:1560   pd:11-18-2012   nd:2014-08-28   ax:2014-09-01   Site:5   ArticleID:006863
CCBot/2.0 (http://commoncrawl.org/faq/)