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Marlow jumped ahead quickly in the contest as Braden O'Dell ran 55 yards for the opening score of the game with 9:50 to go in the opening frame. Madill answered as Sage Salyer came up with an Outlaw fumble at the 39-yard line. Then, Clement found Corbin Larason on a perfectly timed pass play and score from 39 yards away with 5:06 in the first period. Carlos Torres booted the extra point and the score was knotted, 7-7. Clement capped off a drive with a three-yard run with 2:08 left in the first. Clement intercepted a pass and returned it to set up the 'Cats with a first-and-goal situation. O'Dell tied the game, 14-14, on a one-yard run with 10:02 remaining in the second quarter. The Outlaws struck again on a 47-yard scoring pass from O'Dell to Logan Knox at the 6:54 mark of the second period. The Marlow club held a 21-14 edge. The Outlaws stretched the lead to 28-14 with 4:39 left before halftime on the strength of a 34-yard run by Colt Mitchell. That's when the 'Cats clawed back on a quick drive mixing in the pass to Taber Bagley and the ground combo of Larason, Clement and Micah Cooper. Clement's run chopped the Outlaws lead in half just before the first half horn.
A 25-yard touchdown run by Outlaw tailback Wyatt Butner pushed Marlow's cushion to 35-21 with 47 ticks showing in the third quarter. Marlow's defense added a safety with 3:34 left in the contest. Anthony Charles dug out a fumble recovery for the 'Cats. Senior Wildcats' cornerback Rio Zamora picked up a fumble that closed a Marlow drive in the second half. Madill comes home to Alumni Field for senior night Oct. 24 when Sulphur comes to town. Kickoff is set for 7:30 p.m.
Marlow 37, Madill 21
Mar-Odell 55 run (Odell kick), 9:50
Mad Larason 39 pass from Clement (Torres kick), 5:06
Mad-Clement 3 run (Torres kick), 2:08
Mar-Odell 1 run (Odell kick), 10:02
Mar- Knox 47 pass from Odell (Odell kick), 6:54
Mar- Mitchell 34 run (Odell kick), 4:39
Mad-Clement 7 run (Torres kick) :33
Mar- Butner 25 run (Odell kick), :47
Mar- Safety, 3:34
93 rush 314
143 pass 100
236 total 414
Madill individual rush: Clement 19-33, Cooper 9-32, Larason 6-32, Zamora 1-(-2)
receiving: Weaver 5-71, Bagley 5-42, Zamora 2-30
passing: Clement 12-15-143
3rd Place Opening Ceremonies Team at Connors State College: Rebekah Dempsey, Olivia Stowers, Mackenzie Hargrove, Will Shelby, Jesse Saxon and Caleb Huffstutlar
4th place opening ceremonies team at Rock Creek: Chancey Pearson, Showna Cooper, Abby Alexander, Lauren Pense, Jake McHatton, Trey Hughes
2nd place Animal Science Quiz Bowl Team at Connors State College: Will Shelby, Caleb Huffstutlar, Trey Hughes, Rio Bonham.
Photos Courtesy of Michelle Harper
The Madill-Marlow contest in 2008 provided Madill a 29-26 victory on the strength of a Derek Martinez field goal that secured a playoff spot for the 'Cats after a six year absence from the post season.
Madill Football Team 1975
The 'Cats' senior receiver Spence Weaver found himself alone and Clement hit him with a scoring pass from 35 yards out at the 3:44 mark of the third frame to give Madill a 21-0 cushion. Colton Erwin returned an interception 22 yards for a TD on the next Comanche offensive march with 2:46 left in the third. Clement added his third rushing touchdown on an 11-yard scamper with 1:03 to go in the third stanza. Clement later connected with Rio Zamora on a 20-yard TD pass with 9:55 to go in the game off of a field goal attempt to make it 41-0 Madill. Reserve quarterback Jonathan Laffita scored on a 69-yard run down the sideline with 5:24 left in the contest Saturday evening.
Laffita picked off a Comanche pass later in the fourth quarter.
Madill 48, Comanche 0
Mad-Clement 6 run (Torres kick), 2:39
Mad-Clement 2 run (Torres kick), 11:29
Mad-Weaver 35 pass from Clement (Torres kick), 3:44
Mad-Erwin 22 Interception return (Torres kick), 2:46
Mad-Clement 11 run (Torres kick), 1:03
Mad-Zamora 20 pass from Clement (conversion failed), 9:55
Mad-Laffita 69 run (Torres kick), 5:24
137 rush 38
103 pass 78
239 total 116
Madill individual rush: Clement 12-15, Larason 8-20, Cooper 10-43, Zamora 2-3, Laffita 2-74, Guevara 2-9, Kendrix 1-0
receiving: Weaver 3-41, Sanders 3-45
passing: Clement 6-10-103
"We appreciate so much the support of Madill--the Madill cross country team," Dan Little said.
"We started in 1992 for the benefit of Marshall County Memorial Hospital to recruit doctors." Little said. "The Reuel Little Classic has been dedicated to the senior runners and also to the young cross country runners."
The Madill-Comanche football game has been postponed until 5 p.m. on Saturday in Comanche
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"Ms. Rushing's MHS yearbook staff does an excellent job covering the myriad of events and people that make up the fabric of the school," Brandon Jacks said. "They should be commended for the tireless hours they invest in promoting the worthy things our students accomplish."
Photo by Matthew Wadsworth
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