February 10, 2016

Arenac Eastern still in playoff hunt

Jerry Kent
Arenac Eastern quarterback Graham Morgan plows into a couple AuGres-Sims defenders, including Tomas Smith (87).
Jerry Kent
AuGres-Sims' Colton Liddel carries the ball on a reverse while teammate Connor Pendred (11) heads in the other direction.
Jerry Kent
Arenac Eastern running back Caleb Whitney (34) breaks free from the line of scrimmage during the Eagles 16-0 win over AuGres Sims.

AUGRES -- Arenac Eastern scored two second half touchdowns to beat AuGres-Sims 16-0 in North Star League high school football action Friday, Oct. 16.

Senior signal caller Graham Morgan scored both Eagle touchdowns and finished the game with 130 yards on the ground.

The Eagles kept their post-season playoff hopes alive with the victory, improving to 4-4.

They must now beat Akron Fairgrove in the regular season finale Friday, Oct. 23 to have any chance of qualifying for the playoffs.

AuGres-Sims, meanwhile, slipped to 2-6 with the loss.

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