Triple R Report’s Game(s) of the Day October 8th, 2016: Ellicott Thunderhawks @ Crowley County Chargers (CHSAA Class 1A Football)

Another week and another homecoming on the way. This time it’s Crowley County in action for the first time in 2 weeks. Here’s how each team stacks up for todays game:

Ellicott Thunderhawks:

  • (4-2) Overall in 2016, (1-0) in Santa Fe League
    • Tied for 1st with Rocky Ford in Santa Fe League
  • Outscoring opponents 193-153
    • Defeated Ignacio 52-16
    • Defeated Wray 29-24
    • Monte Vista 36-31
    • Lost to Bennett 66-20
    • Lost to Peyton 16-6
    • Defeated DHPH 50-0
  • Averaging 210 passing yards & 171 rushing yards per game
    • Jaylen Hayes leads team with 40 carries for 31 yards (7.9 yards per carry)
    • Chiante Stewart leads team with 12 receptions for 356 yards (29.7 yards per reception)
  • Highlight Players:
    • Jaylen Hayes (Senior)
    • Matthew Davidson (Senior)

 

Crowley County Chargers:

  • (3-1) Overall in 2016, 1st league game of year
    • 3rd in Santa Fe League
  • Outscoring opponents 111-48
    • Defeated Colorado Springs Christian 32-22
    • Defeated John Mall 20-6
    • Lost to Limon 14-6
    • Defeated Yuma 52-6
  • Have not played a game since 9/16
  • Averaging 52.3 passing yards & 248.8 rushing yards per game
    • Dylan Tuma leads team with 56 carries for 517 yards (9.2 yards per carry)
    • Colton Gruntorad leads team with 5 receptions for 92 yards (18.4 yards per reception)
  • Highlight Players:
    • Bradley Clabey (Senior)
    • Keith Dunagan (Senior)

 

Triple R’s Bold Prediction of the Game:

“Its’ Crowley County’s run game against Ellicott’s pass game. It’ll be a good one and close throughout. It’s Crowley’s homecoming so the Thunderhawks are out to spoil it.”

Triple R’s Game Prediction:

“Crowley gets upper hand late and defeats Thunderhawks 21-14.”