Football: Sunnyside rallies past Moses Lake

October 6, 2012 

Sunnyside 27, Moses Lake 24: For once it was the Grizzlies scoring in the final seconds to win a game.

Sunnyside, which lost to Southridge, Kamiakin and Kennewick in the final moments earlier this season, scored on an Eduardo Salmeron 5-yard run with 50 seconds left to beat visiting Moses Lake in a CBBN matchup Friday.

Justin Simmons scored for the Chiefs to take a 24-20 lead with 4:25 left, but the Grizzlies responded behind their speedy quarterback. Moses Lake 10 7 0 7 — 24

Sunnyside 7 6 0 14 — 27

SCORING PLAYS

ML—Elliot Sage FG 30

SS—Ramon Hernandez 2 run (Thomas Waywell kick)

ML—Brett Moser 61 pass from Justin Simmons (Sage kick)

SS—Eduardo Salmeron 26 run (kick failed)

ML—Simmons 70 run (Sage kick)

SS—Hernandez 5 run (Waywell kick)

ML—Simmons 5 run (Sage kick)

SS—Salmeron 5 run (Waywell kick)

STATISTICS

RUSHING—ML, Simmons 18-159, Cameron Law 11-37, Trino Rubio 1-3, Moser 1-2. SS, Salmeron 14-71, Hernandez 13-63, Marcus Sanchez 3-4, Eric Lee Amaro 1-1, Trey Serl 1-4, Shawn Christensen 1-3.

PASSING—ML, Simmons 14-22-2-160. SS, Salmeron 9-14-0-163.

RECEIVING—ML, Rubio 1-30, Moser 3-67, Cameron Ballard 6-37, Nick Sutherland 3-20, Russel Coulston 1-6. SS, Hernandez 2-15, Joseph Contreras 2-67, Sanchez 2-17, Serl 1-29, Brandon Daley 2-35.

FIRST DOWNS—ML 13, SS 15. FUMBLES-LOST—ML 0-0, SS 0-0. PENALTIES-YARDS—ML 13-115, SS 8-60.

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