The Eastmark Firebirds Jr. High Flag Team starts their inaugural season with 6 wins in a row with a narrow victory over Queen Creek Middle School 24 to 14. The game was very tight till late in the 2nd quarter until the Firebirds scored to up their narrow lead 16 to 0. The Firebirds scored late in the game to seal the win 24 to 14.
Player of the Game:
Jayden Mayberry: 2-TD Receptions, excellent pass routes and stellar defensive back play.
Defensive Player of the Game:
Christian Rose: 1st ever interception
Defensive Lineman of the Game:
Dorian Lewis: Excellent flag pulling and rushing the QB.
Practice to Game Players:
Jacob Bowman and Javery Mayberry: Both players moved to the defensive line to contain, rush and knock down passes.