Bullis Bulldogs Over Quince Orchard Cougars in 42-41 OT Victory (PHOTOS)

The Bullis Bulldogs take on the Quince Orchard Cougars at the Cougar Dome in North Potomac Friday night. It was a hard fought inter-league game resulting in a tie at the end of regulation play. Bullis managed a 42-41 win in overtime.

Bullis put numbers on the board first with a two-yard touchdown run by Bryson Shaw with 6:37 left in the first quarter. Quince Orchard tied the game with a 70-yard touchdown run, making the score 7-7. Bullis’ running back Erik McKan powered his way through three tacklers to score a 31-yard touchdown, giving Bullis the lead at 14-7. A 55-yard pass from Bullis’ backup quarter back Jackson Greenleaf to Bryson Shaw late in the second quarter brought the score to 21 – 7, Bullis.

In the second half, Quince Orchard took the momentum and narrowed Bullis’ lead to seven points with Marquez Cooper’s touchdown run. Bullis returned the kick off to score a touch down, making the score 28-14 in the third quarter. Quince Orchard scored on an 80-yard drive with a 3-yard ‘Doc’ Bonner touchdown run to bring the score to 28-21 late in the third quarter.

In the fourth quarter, Bullis turned the ball over on downs and Quince Orchard scored again with a ‘Doc’ Bonner run for a touchdown, but were unable to score on their two point conversion attempt. Next Bullis scored with a 16-yard pass from Jackson Greenleaf to Isaac Aronson, with 2:14 left in the game. Quince Orchard responded with a 72-yard touchdown pass followed by a two point conversion to tie the game at 35-35.

In overtime, Bullis had the first possession and scores with a Erik McKan touchdown run. Quince Orchard responds with a Bonner pass to McGonagle, but were unable unsuccessful with their 2 point conversion attempt.

Final score 42-41, Bullis.

PHOTOS | Phil Fabrizio

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