The Westwood Patriots made the longest road trip of the year, traveling downstate to Indian River Friday for a Saturday Afternoon Non-Conference match-up.
Westwood held Inland Lakes on the opening kick off, then the Patriots Tyler Prophet lead the ground attack, capping off a running that scored on their first possession with an eight yard running up the middle, then after a flag on the extra point, Prophet ran in the 2 point conversion to lead 8-0. Then Patriot QB Zach French lead a balanced running attack on Westwoods’ next possession, capped by RB/Special Teams Brock Lawry running in from 2 yards out for the TD and then kicking a 30 yard Extra Point of make it 15-0 Westwood early in the 2nd quarter.
A high scoring 2nd quarter saw Inland Lakes fight back to with in 7 but a pair of Patriot touchdowns saw Westwood hold on to a 27-14 lead going into the locker room at the half.
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Earlier in the day, The Westwood Patriot JV Squad beat the Inland Lakes JV team in an early 11am game, 46-8
Westwood will host the Norway Knights Friday night in Mid-Pen Football action. Joe and Dave will have the call with pregame at 7pm and kick-off at 7:30pm from Westwood Stadium on 103.3 THE COUNTRY EXTREME
Be sure to tune in Monday Night at 6pm as Joe Dexter talks more about the game and other games in the Mid-Pen Conference on BIG MONDAY, Monday night from McDonald’s in Ishpeming on SUNNY 101.9 WKQS-FM