Davenport beats Lake Roosevelt to clinch state berth
Gorillas to learn their opponent Sunday morning after sloppy victory
Last updated 11/5/2021 at 10:56pm
DAVENPORT--It certainly wasn't pretty, but the Gorillas got the job done and are on to state. Davenport knocked off the Lake Roosevelt Raiders in a District 6/7 2B crossover game 24-13 to clinch a state 2B playoff berth and keep its season alive Friday, Nov. 5.
Davenport scored on its opening drive with a one-yard touchdown run by junior wingback Brenick Soliday that was set up by a 39-yard run by junior fullback Sam Schneider. It wouldn't be Schneider's last big play.
Lake Roosevelt responded on its opening possession, marching right down the field and tying the game on a two-yard scorin...