Colorado Ice Avenge Only Loss of Season, Ice 58 - Fever 54
(Loveland, CO) - The Colorado Ice get their 10th win and move towards their first playoff game in the Budweiser Events Center. With this win the Ice will host a home playoff game in June.
The Ice defense was once again in the right spot at the right time to keep the Fever from scoring a winning touchdown, with seconds left on the clock Prince Hall (40) pulled down an interception in the endzone and ran it out to the 6 yard line securing a win for the Ice.
The Ice and Fever went touchdown for touchdown and kick for kick throughout an exciting game that has the Ice winning. The Ice started fast getting a rushing touchdown by David Knighton (5) for 17 yards in the first 2 minutes of play.
Knighton (5) passed for 81 yards and rushed for 26, but it was running back Maurice Greer (34) that had another 3 rushing touchdowns this game. The Ice offensive touchdowns also saw running back Terry Washington put a rushing touchdown in from 6 yards out.
Defensive end Eryk Anders (32) joined with Hall (40) each had sacks against the Fever. Anders (32) also led the defense with 5 tackles and 5 assists, while Hall had 3 tackles and 8 assists. Defensive back Corey Sample (9) had an exceptional night getting 2 interceptions for a total of 65 yards.
The Colorado Ice are on the road next weekend, Friday, May 27th at 7:05pm in Casper, Wyoming to face the Wyoming Cavalry. You can listen to the radio broadcast on ESPN 870 AM KJMP, Fort Collins; ESPN 1480 AM KRAE, Cheyenne and KREO 105.3 FM, Pine Bluffs, WY. Also, you can watch the ICE "LIVE" on the B2 Network or follow the play-by-play stats on Poinstreak.com, our Facebook page, and twitter (TheColoradoIce). All can be accessed from www.TheColoradoIce.com, the Colorado Ice official homepage.
The next home game for the Colorado Ice is Saturday, June 4th against the Allen Wranglers at 7pm on Majestic Field at the Budweiser Events Center in Loveland, Co. Tickets can be purchased by calling 970-472-0128, going by the Budweiser Events Center Box Office, by calling 877-544-TIXX(8499) and at ComcastTix.com.
The Colorado Ice are proud members of the Indoor Football League (IFL).
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