Colorado Ice Keeps Winning Streak Alive 7-0
(Loveland, CO) - The Colorado Ice win their seventh straight game at home,by beating the Wyoming Cavalry with a final score of 59-54.
The game started early with a touchdown by the Cavalry, on their first possession. It didn't take long for the Colorado Ice to respond. David Knighton (5) pitched the ball to the Colorado native and newcomer to the Ice, Maurice Greer (34) for the touchdown. Rocky Stevens (26) kicked a PAT to tie up the score up 7-7.
The Colorado Ice offense scored first in the second quarter with another Knighton (5) to Greer (34) touchdown, followed by the PAT by Stevens (26). The Cavalry scores in the second quarter came from kicker Travis Atter (15), who was able to complete a 20-yard, 40-yard, and 35-yard field goal to give the Cavalry the extra nine points. Greer (34) ran in another Ice touchdown making it his third for the half. The half ended with both teams being tied at 23-23.
Eryk Anders (32) Colorado Ice Linebacker scored on a pass from Knighton (5) in the third quarter, followed by a PAT from Stevens (26). At the start of the fourth quarter Greer (34) revisited the end zone with another touch down after an impressive 14-yard run by Quarterback David Knighton (5).
Brandon Fanney (98) recovered a safety after a bad snap by the Cavalry. The Ice offense continued scoring with a Knighton (5) throw to Duane Brooks (2) who ran the ball in for a touchdown with one shoe on. The Cavalry and their kicker Atter (15) replied with a touchdown and completed PAT. Seconds later Knighton (5) made a strong pass to Ken Witter (18) for an Ice touchdown.
Idly Etienne sealed the deal for the Ice win with a sideline interception and then running the ball back to the 17-yard line in the last remaining 90 seconds of the game.
The Colorado Ice will be facing the Tri-Cities Fever, April 23, 2011 in Kennewick, Washington at 8:05 pm. 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 Sunday, May 1st, 2011 at 3:00 pm. Tickets for the three remaining home games 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). All home games are played on the Majestic Roofing Field at the Budweiser Events Center located in Loveland, Colorado. For the full 2011 schedule and seating chart go to www.TheColoradoIce.com.
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