Archive for Wednesday, November 3, 1999


November 3, 1999


Twins Ryan Murphy and Brian Murphy both scored on touchdown runs Sunday at Haskell Stadium as the Hurricanes capped an unbeaten season with a 16-14 victory over the Trojans in the A division of the Toy Bowl.

In the sixth-grade game, Ryan Murphy scored on a seven-yard TD run and added a two-point conversion run. After Brian Murphy scored on a 59-yard run, Ryan Murphy added another two-point run for a 16-0 lead.

The Trojans rallied, scoring all 14 of their points in less than a minute late in the third quarter. Mike Herschell scored on a 53-yard run, but the Trojans' two-point conversion attempt failed. The Trojans recovered an on-side kick, however, and Nathan Hickey scored on a 39-yard pass from Dylan McGregor.

Cliff Hadl of the Hurricanes was named A coach of the year.

South 16, Southwest 14

Brett Courtney scored on a 60-yard run, and Bradley Russell added a 40-yard run for the South Golden Eagles in the seventh-grade game.

Southwest scored on a 68-yard run by Nick Witmer, and Danny Pike recovered a blocked punt in the end zone for the Grizzlies.

South's Willie Brown was named seventh-grade coach of the year.

Trojans 6, Hurricanes 0

Nate Padia scored the B game's only points on a 90-yard punt return.

Mark Ice of the Hurricanes was named coach of the year for the B division, which is for players in grades three through five.

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