Creswell, Sports

Dawgs can’t overcome ‘ugly’ third quarter in gridiron loss

A third quarter in which nothing went right cost the Creswell Bulldogs, who suffered a 20-41 football loss to Central Linn on Sept. 28.
Both teams were scoreless after the first quarter, but the Cobras got on the board in the second for a 6-0 halftime lead.
The Bulldogs got into the red zone twice in the first half but were unable to capitalize as a pair of quarterback sacks pushed them backwards and a receiver’s foot on the line denied a touchdown pass attempt.
Nevertheless, “We played well in the first half,” said Creswell Head Coach . . .

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