The Dalmeny Cougars showed a lot of heart and character as they defeated the Wakaw Warriors 52-40 in the provincial 2A 6-man semi-final game played at Wakaw on Saturday, November 4.
Dalmeny got off to a quick start, executing a successful on-side kick and capitalizing with a 16 yard touchdown pass.
Wakaw’s attempt to even the score was foiled when Dalmeny’s Bailey Tisdel intercepted the ball at the two yard line. Tisdel got the Cougars out of their end with a great third down pass to Thomas Neudorf. The Cougars moved the ball downfield and Tisdel was able to score on a 14-yard run. He followed this up with a 74-yard touchdown run. Kicker Thomas Neudorf was successful on all the converts.
At that point, the Cougars had a 24-0 lead and seemingly were in control of the game.
But Wakaw’s Jack Bellefontaine had other ideas. Continue reading “Dalmeny Cougars advance to provincial championship final”