Elk City Ousts Elgin; Takes Second in 4A-1

Thursday, July 28th 2011, 5:53 pm
By: News On 6

Originally Published: Nov 6, 2010 2:28 AM CDT

Layna Dewell
Oklahoma Sports Staff Writer

ELGIN, Oklahoma--Elk City traveled to Elgin in a big game with district implications on the line, and the Elks escaped with the 31-28 win.

In the second, Elk City led 10-7 and on first and goal the Elks handoff went to junior Keegan Metcalf who barreled his way into the endzone to go up 17-7.

Then with the clock running out before the break the Owls junior quarterback Garrett Lorah found senior Chalmer Wyatt open in the endzone to cut the Elks lead to 17-14.

In third quarter action, Elk City senior Stephen Ferguson took it to the end zone to give the Elks a 24-14 lead.

Elk City (8-2, 5-2) advance to the playoffs to face Douglass (7-2, 6-0) Friday Nov. 12 at 7:30 p.m.

Elgin (7-3, 5-2) travels to face Harrah (8-2, 5-2) Friday at 7:30 p.m.