The Climbers took the game’s opening drive 65 yards to build an early 8-0 lead (after kicking the point after touchdown which is two points at this level of play):
As the 1st quarter came to an end, the Climbers forced a fumble and increased their lead to 14-0 on the first play of the 2nd quarter:
The Bears responded and at the half the score was 14 to 8. After a field position battle in the third quarter and most of the fourth, the Bears took the lead with a touchdown and a point after conversion: 15 to 14 with 2:19 to go in the game. The Climbers then took less than a minute to retake the lead:
Then the Climbers’ defense did the rest stopping the Bears and recovering a fumble:
The Climbers play either the Tornados or Sentinels in the semifinals next Saturday.
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