Midwest City Tops Edmond North in Overtime of Oklahoma Showdown

Thursday, July 28th 2011, 5:40 pm
By: News On 6

Originally Published: Jul 10, 2010 11:45 PM CDT

Andrew Topps
Oklahoma Sports Staff Writer

EDMOND, Oklahoma -- Corey Lang came up with game-winning interception in the end zone as Midwest City topped host Edmond North 26-18 in the large school championship game of the Oklahoma Showdown.

Travis Townsend connected with Jesse Mathews to put Edmond North up 18-12. The Bombers responded with a Greg Austin to Cajun Cox connection to tie the game at 18.

The Huskies had two chances to win the game in regulation but dropped both Townsend passes in the end zone.

Austin hit Claude Donald on a roll out pass on the Bombers first possession to give them a 24-18 lead in overtime.

Lang would pick off Townsend in end zone to seal the victory for Midwest City.