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The Oswego Bears Pop Warner football team began their 2015 season this past weekend. Check out the results below:
Tiny Mites Oswego Bears vs Stickney Wolfpack
The Tiny Mite team made some fantastic group tackles and worked well together throughout the game. Some standout plays were made by Nolan Robertson who came out strong making some amazing blocks and tackles throughout the game keeping the Stickney Wolves at bay. Dominic Batista scored the season’s first touchdown on a quarterback sneak from the 50 yard line. Zachary Gilson, Kashton Wilson and Jonah Zukauskas progressed the Bears several yards running the ball. Matthew Odefey made some key tackles to keep Stickney from scoring.
Mitey Mite: Oswego Bears 0 – Genoa Mighty Cogs 0
Mitey Mites (2) had a great defensive battle between two good teams. The defensive line led by Brodie Slou, Chayse Adams, James Lemos and Brenden Bisgrove did an outstanding job keeping Genoa off the scoreboard. With an interception by Logan Stabb and team tackling, they were able to put an end to all Genoa drives.
Mitey Mite: Oswego Bears 6 – Plainfield 2 35
Matt Gandy had a 60 yard kickoff return for a touchdown with some great blocking by Caleb Yanos. We had some great team efforts and look forward to a better result next week against Hampshire.
Senior Mitey Mites: Oswego Bears 30 – Stickney Wolfpack 0
The Oswego Bears Senior Mitey Mites debuted their 2015 season with a 39-0 victory over the Stickney Wolf Pack. On the 2nd play from scrimmage Nick Tickle passes to Andy Lewis for a 55 yard touchdown. David Drendel provides the extra point. After a quick 4 and out, the Bears get the ball back on their own 35 yard line. After runs by Christian Martyn and Dave Drendel, and a pass completion to Bryson Mello, Tickle caps the drive off with a 21 yard touchdown run. Martyn punches in the extra point.. After an Interception by Drendel, the Bears capitalize with a 10 yard run by Isaiah Logan for another TD.
On the ensuing Bears kickoff by Zac Clarke, the Bears Aiden Moriarty recovers the ball on the 40 after a Wolf Pack fumble. Martyn takes the handoff and rumbles 40 yards for another Bears TD. Hunter Smith provides the extra point. Dave Drendel takes the handoff and scampers 35 yards for another Bears TD. Andrew Wiggins breaks a few tackles and runs in 38 yard touchdown. Flawless snaps were provided all game by Brogan Mello along with great blocking from Maddox Gerwig, Bryson Mello, Gabe Harris and Derek Gordon on the outside.
Noah Mason, Nico Goduto, Parth Patel, Tyler Knizner and Colin Ryan were also key contributors on both sides of the ball. The Oswego Bears Senior Mitey Mites travel to Arlington Heights on Sunday September 6th, as they take on the Northwest Elite Lions.
Jr PeeWee: Oswego Bears 13 – Stickney Wolfpack 6
Oswego Bears Junior Pee Wee team defeated Stickney Wolfpack 13-6. Oswego jumped out to a quick lead when Jackson Gillen scored on the first play from scrimmage on a 65 yard Touchdown. Oswego defense didn't let up a first down in the first half led by MLB Colin Rowe. The Bears defense played great all day led by DE Chris Dicosola. In the 2nd quarter the Bears scored for a second time on Tyler Bibbs 40 yard TD run and Bibbs ran in the extra point. The second half was back and forth, but the Bears defense continued to shut down the Wolf pack with Chase Gerwig, Matt Rodarte, Kian Triplett & Noah Dial not letting them move the ball. It was a great team effort for the Oswego Bears and a great way to start the season.
PeeWee: Oswego Bears 34 – Stickney Wolfpack 0
The Bears Peewee team had a total of 372 yards of total offense. Ty Carlson had 210 yards running and 4 TD's. Hunter Gibson had a TD run at QB. On defense only gave up a total of 22 yards. Brandon Heffernan had 5 tackles including a QB sack. Jordan Logan had 4.5 tackles at DE and Darren Oregon had a fumble recovery and an interception from CB on defense.
Varsity: Oswego Bears 33 – Hoffman Estates Redhawks 6
From the opening kickoff when Mark Baron ran 65 yards for a touchdown, the Oswego Bears Varsity controlled the game. The quarterback play of Corey Provow who ran for two touchdowns and threw another guided the offense to 27 first half points and winning the game 33-6. Sam Wilson added a long touchdown run and led the defense who limited the Hoffman team to only 6 points. Our offensive line was great and our defensive stand outs were Wilson, Provow, Mark Baron, Jacob Stack, Noah Zukauskas, Zach Precup and Domineco Gallo.
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