The Belfast Area Peewee Football League has kicked into gear and play between the Chiefs and Vikings was intense Sept. 25.

In the game at Troy Howard Middle School, the Vikings blanked the Chiefs 22-0 in a reported result.

The Vikings began with Stanley Sturgis’ kick return of 25 yards. Skylar Perkins and Nick Salvatore gained 15 yards each to move the ball to the Chiefs’ 20-yard line where defensive players Brody Sylvia, Edwin Johnson and Gerard Coward stopped the Vikings and the Chiefs took over on downs. The quarter ended with no score.

In the second quarter, Viking Dean Grass scored on a 40-yard run and Devindale Reynolds rushed for the two-point conversion. The Vikings got the ball back late in the second quarter and Grady Doolan scored on a 20-yard run and Dylan Abbott made the two-point conversion. The Vikings led 16-0 at halftime.

In the third quarter, Sturgis returned a punt 70 yards for a score to make it 22-0. Jacob Waterman was stopped at the one-yard line by Chief Brody Sylvia on the two-point conversion attempt.

In the fourth quarter, the Chiefs threaten with Kyle Vellaro and Brody Sylvia gaining 25 yards, but the team was stopped on the 40-yard line, where Viking Zack Dyer sacked the quarterback and recovered the fumble.

League day games are played at Troy Howard Middle School in Belfast, while night games are at Belfast Area High School.

The upcoming schedule includes:

Sunday, Oct. 3
(Reminder-picture day)
1 p.m. — Vikings (H) vs. Dolphins (A)

2:30 p.m. — Rams (H) vs. Chiefs (A)

Saturday, Oct. 9
2:30 p.m. — Rams (H) vs. Dolphins (A)
4 p.m. — Vikings (H) vs. Chiefs (A)

Monday, Oct. 11 (Younger players only)
2 p.m. — Rams (H) vs. Chiefs (A)
3:30 p.m. — Dolphins (H) vs. Vikings (A)

Thursday, Oct. 14

(At Belfast Area High School)

6 p.m. — Rams (H) vs. Vikings (A)

Saturday, Oct. 16

2:30 p.m. — Dolphins (H) vs. Vikings (A)
4 p.m. — Chiefs (H) vs. Dolphins (A)

Thursday, Oct. 21
(At Belfast Area High School Field)
6 p.m. — Chiefs (H) vs. Dolphins (A)

Sunday, Oct. 24
1 p.m. — Vikings (H) vs. Dolphins (A)
2:30 p.m. — Dolphins (H) vs. Chiefs (A)


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