Powder Puff Football Kicks Off BUHS Homecoming Week
Homecoming 2014 at Bishop Union High school kicked off in grand fashion Monday night with the traditional powder puff football game. The senior class held off a determined junior class for a 13-12 victory.
The Senior class was captained by Tessa Wright, Tamia Shoshone, Courtney Beaudean, and Miranda Barnes. The Junior captains include Jordan Boxley, Ciena Martinez, Kristy Dohnel, and Selena Duenas.
The Seniors scored first on a 10-yard touchdown run by quarterback Tamia Shoshone. Brenda Gonzalez would connect on the point after putting the seniors on top 7-0. The Juniors countered with a pair of touchdown runs by Selena Duenas and Maria Jimenez. Both Junior conversions where no good, putting the Juniors up 12-7. The seniors would take the lead back on a 30-yard touchdown run by Tanaya Morelock. The speedy senior sprinted into the endzone giving the Seniors the lead for good.
Defensive standouts for the Seniors included Tessa Wright (interception), Kayla Interbeiten, Tamia Shoshone, Gabby Morales and Miranda Barnes (interception). The junior defense was led by Ritz Garcia, Katrina Biehl (interception) Jordan Boxley, Kristy Dohnel, Selena Duenas, Maria Jimenez and Audrey Bear who recorded back to back sacks giving the Junior one last possession, however the Seniors would hold on for the win.