The Oxford Football team fell to Wolcott this past Friday by a score of 58 – 34. Wolcott jumped out to an early score, followed quickly by a 43 yard Matt Stordy catch-and-run from Cayden Mitchell to make the score 8-6. The home team Eagles struck quickly for 3 more scores and took a 28-6 lead.
The Wolverines fought back and answered with a Matt Stordy 1 yard run to cut the lead to 28 – 12, but Wolcott was able to find the end zone 1 more time before the half ended to make the score 36 – 12 at the break.
In the 3rd quarter, Dylan Batlle scored on a 3 yard run, but Wolcott was able to score twice more and at the end of 3 quarters of play, Wolcott held a 50 – 18 lead.
The Wolverines refused to quit, and Robert Sergiyenko caught a Mitchell pass and raced 57 yards down the right sideline for a touchdown. The 2 point conversion made the score 50 – 26. Following a turnover on downs, the Wolverines found paydirt again, this time on an Andrew Aldo 18 yard reception from Mitchell. Sergiyenko caught the 2 pt pass to make the score 50 – 34 with 5:36 to play in the game.
Wolcott then was able to march down the field and scored with just 1:12 seconds left to make the final score 58-34.
The Wolverines will be home this Friday to honor its Senior’s on Senior Night. They will be taking on the Wilby Wildcats at 6:00pm.