Wildcats suffer first loss of season to Gosnell
Trumann (5-1, 2-1) hosted Gosnell (3-3, 3-0) in a 4A-3 conference showdown this past Friday night with the winner having the driver's seat in the conference race. The visiting Pirates handed the Wildcats a 36-14 loss at Wildcat Stadium.
MJ Barnes returned the opening kick-off to the Wildcats' 38-yard line to set Trumann up for their first series. Trumann moved the ball past midfield before coughing up the ball with Gosnell recovering at their own 45-yard line with 8:51 left. The Pirates moved the ball into Trumann territory before being stopped on a fourth and nine play giving the ball back to the Wildcats at their own 39-yard line with 6:21 left. Trumann lined up to punt on fourth down but tried to get tricky with a fake punt only to see Will White's pass intercepted by Gosnell and returned to the Pirates' 18-yard line with 1:04 left. Gosnell had a big run out to 44-yard line as the quarter ended with the score 0-0.
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