Arizona High School Football - Millennium gets by ChavezOctober 1, 2010: Laveen, AZ 85339
The crowd at Friday's league contest between the Millennium Tigers (Goodyear, AZ) and the host Chavez Champions (Laveen, AZ), observed Millennium's football squad edge Chavez by a tally of 14-12.
The Tigers now possess a 4-2 record. They play next when they travel to Tolleson for a 5A Desert West contest on Friday, October 8. Millennium will play a Wolverines squad coming off a 62-14 league loss to Centennial (Peoria, AZ). The Wolverines record now stands at 0-5.
Coming up next, the Champions play the La Joya Community Fighting Lobos (Avondale, AZ) in a 5A Desert West contest, on Friday, October 8. Chavez will attempt to advance on its 2-4 season record. The Fighting Lobos go into the contest with a 1-4 record after their 36-19 non-league win over Camelback (Phoenix, AZ).
No scoring, Notable play. #1 Matt Ruiz strips the ball from and #51 recovers.
Chavez #12 Rumbles in for 6 yards to score the first TD with 7:15 remaining. 2 point play fails.
Millenium's #12 scores on a run with 4:11 remaining. EP is blocked.
The half ends with Chavez on the 2 and turns over on downs.
Milleniums #3 runs in 1 yard for a TD 2 pt coversion successful.
Chavez Drive to the End Zone is again held at the 2 yard line. Turn over on downs.
After a millenium punt, Chavez drives to the 7 yard line and again turn overs on downs.
After a millenium punt, Chavez drives to the 6 yard line, and punches it in on #12 connects with a wide open #3 on 4th down and goal. With 5.3 seconds on the clock the 2 pt conversion fails and the onside is recovered by Millenium.